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…

Interview with Southlake Real Estate Expert Rhonda Hailey

Floor Coverings International Southlake is delighted to unveil the latest installment in our Real Estate Influencer Interview Series. Rhonda Hailey is a real estate guru and marketer serving the Greater Southlake Area. You can follow Rhonda on Facebook and LinkedIn. Tell us a little about yourself. I have lived in the NE Tarrant area since the early 70's…

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,…

How To Save an Old Carpet…And When To Say Goodbye

A sagging, unattractive carpet doesn't always need to be replaced. In fact, there may be a fairly simple solution. If your carpet is wrinkled or sagging, here are some tips from the team at Floor Coverings International Southlake to help bring it back to life. Restretching a Carpet Carpets can get stretched out for a…

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…

Choosing Your Grout: A Guide to Grout Line Thickness and Color

Once you've chosen the perfect tile for your home, you then need to choose the grout. For most people, grout is merely an afterthought. After all, it's just what goes between the tiles. But grout is actually a very important component to a tile installation, for both aesthetic and practical reasons. Here's everything you need to know…

5 Reasons to Love Wall-to-Wall Carpet

Many homeowners in the Southlake, Colleyville, Keller, Grapevine area opt to tear out old carpet and replace it with a hardwood, laminate or tile option. While there are many benefits to hard-surface flooring, there is a lot to love about wall-to-wall carpeting, too. Our team at Floor Coverings International Southlake has gathered the top five reasons why you should consider carpet for…

Interview with Blogger Patty Gordon

Floor Coverings International Southlake is pleased to bring you the latest installment in our Blogger Influencer Interview Series. Patty Gordon is a stay at home mom who blogs about parenting and product reviews on her website I Am Zoe Watson. You can follow Patty on Facebook, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, StumbleUpon, and Twitter. Please tell us a little about…

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…

A Guide to Carpet Styles

Are you ready for new carpet in your Southlake, Colleyville, Keller, Grapevine area home? The options can seem endless. Let us help you with this handy guide to carpet styles! Berber Carpet Berber carpet is a great fit in homes and offices alike. The loop pile construction of this carpet makes it very durable, and the common flecked…