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Infographic: Flooring 101

Starting a new flooring project in your Charleston home can be daunting. With the wide variety of options available, it's easy to become lost in the terminology of styles and finishes. Here at Floor Coverings International of Charleston, we want to help you be as informed as possible so you can make the right decision. We've created an infographic…
Charleston Hardwood and Tile

What You Should Know about Mixed Hardwood and Tile Flooring

There are many ways to mix hardwood and tiles to create a flooring combination that is both impressive and durable. At Floor Coverings International of Charleston, we love providing our customers with unique ideas for their Charleston home. If you aren't sure if this type of flooring is right for your home, consider a few of the most common…
Charleston Hardwood Flooring

How Hardwood Floors Can Help with Allergies

When you or anyone in your family has an allergy, you’ll want to take steps to make sure that your home is as free of contaminants as possible. A home that’s outfitted with wall-to-wall carpeting can make things harder for allergy sufferers. Instead, people looking to improve the quality of their indoor air will opt…
Hardwood Kitchen Flooring, Charleston

Two Easy Tips for Your Hardwood Kitchen

Your kitchen is the heart of your home and hardwood floors are the perfect design choice for this functional space. The warmth of hardwood adds a sense of comfort, which will contrast with your sleek faucets and appliances to create a classic yet modern feel! You’re imaging a hardwood kitchen in your Lowcountry home right now,…
Charleston Bedroom Flooring

Charleston’s Best Bedroom Flooring Options That Aren’t Carpet

Many homeowners in the Charleston, Mountain Pleasant, and the Lowcountry areas prefer to sink their feet into plush carpet when they wake up in the morning. Carpet certainly has its perks, but is not the only option for a comfortable and attractive bedroom. If you're looking to change it up a bit, consider differentiating your bedroom with…
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Hardwood Flooring vs. Wood Look Laminate

This post is for anyone torn between investing in hardwood flooring or installing wood look laminate. To get to the bottom of this dilemma, the experts at Floor Coverings International of Charleston will match these two against each other to see how they compare. Keep reading to learn which one will emerge as champion! Round One: Performance Hardwood is…
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The Dog Owner’s Guide to Hardwood Floor Care

Are you a dog owner who longs for the beauty of hardwood flooring, but worries about the inevitable damage caused your pet’s joie de vivre? Floor Coverings International of Charleston is here to help! Below are some useful tips for protecting and maintaining your wood floors to make sure they can hold up to your furry companion’s enthusiasm for…
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Red Oak Hardwood vs White Oak Hardwood Flooring

  There are a few great debates in flooring – carpet vs. hardwood, luxury vinyl tile vs. laminate, and, for some, red vs. white oak hardwood flooring. Oak flooring has been one of the most popular floor coverings across America and here in Charleston since the dawn of hardwood flooring as a whole. While both…
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Beginner’s Guide To Selecting New Hardwood Flooring

  Hardwood floors add elegance and infuse style into any home. Homeowners who are in the market for new hardwood flooring, though, know that the process to the perfect floor isn’t always straightforward. There are a number of factors to consider as you choose your new hardwood flooring, from the color of your flooring to…