bamboo vs hardwood flooring southlake

Bamboo vs. Hardwood Flooring

Bamboo flooring has been growing in popularity as an eco-friendly alternative to hardwood. While these two floors may share a similar look and feel, there are many qualities that set them apart. Here at Floor Coverings International Southlake, we believe both of these choices could be a great addition to any home. Knowing the differences between these two…
finishing hardwood flooring, southlake, tx

Prefinished or Unfinished Hardwoods: Understanding the Pros and Cons

Gone are the days when all hardwood flooring was installed as unfinished planks. Today, a lot of hardwood flooring is prefinished at the factory. For homeowners and business owners alike, questions arise about whether unfinished or prefinished wood is the best option. The answer to this quandary depends on your circumstances and preferences. Installation of…
Chevron Pattern Flooring Hardwood in Southlake, TX

Have a European Affair With Chevron Hardwood Flooring

Are you a Southlake homeowner seeking the perfect hardwood floors? Floor Coverings International Southlake has a match for you. Our local Southlake services are backed by national buying power to ensure that you get the best hardwood flooring at the greatest value for your home. We’re a locally operated business with an imaginative reach that is truly continental,…
Engineered hardwood flooring in Southlake TX

Beginner’s Guide To Engineered Hardwood Flooring

There are so many things to consider when you are ready to install new flooring in your home. If you are interested in hardwood flooring, but concerned about the cost and maintenance, it’s time to look at engineered hardwood flooring! Our team at Floor Coverings International Southlake has put together this handy beginner's guide to help you decide…
Hardwood flooring, cleaning and maintenance, Floor Coverings International Southlake

How To Clean & Maintain Your Hardwood Floors

Hardwood flooring has so many benefits. It’s beautiful, versatile, valuable, and easy to maintain. Like any flooring, however, there are some important things to be aware of when caring for your hardwood floors. Cleaning Your Hardwood Floors It’s important to regularly sweep or vacuum hardwood flooring with a soft bristle brush. This daily or semi-daily…
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Our Top 4 Picks for Kid-Friendly Flooring

There’s a lot to consider when picking a floor for your family. With kids around, your floors have to be tough enough to stand up to rough-and-tumble play and the occasional overturned sippy cup. However, it’s also important that your flooring be safe for your family in the long-term. That’s why more Southlake parents are…
Hardwood Flooring, Floor Coverings International Southlake

Replacing Carpet with Hardwood Floors

What is the value of replacing carpet with hardwood floors? As it turns out there are many positives when homeowners rip out wall-to-wall carpeting and lay down quality hardwood flooring. Let's explore some of those benefits. Durability and Longevity Quality hardwood floors will last for generations. You have only to look at well cared for historical…
Engineered Hardwood Flooring, Grapevine, TX

A Guide to Solid vs. Engineered Hardwood Flooring

There are so many things to think about when you are ready to install hardwood flooring in your home. Selecting the wood species is the exciting part, and it will make the biggest impact on the look and feel of the space. Are you a traditional red oak type of person, or is modern maple…