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…

3 Reasons to Get an Area Rug

There are a lot of ways to have a fashionable house without using carpet flooring, but sometimes you just want to curl up in the middle of the living room to watch TV or read a book on the floor, right? Or if that’s not your deal, at least we can all agree that sometimes…

The Best Flooring for Our Climate in Charleston

Living in a humid climate like ours here in Charleston and the Lowcountry means that we have to seek out extra ways to protect our home and keep cool. Having the right flooring in our climate is critical since humidity can also wreak havoc on floors with warping, mold, and mildew. The experts at Floor Coverings International of Charleston

Top Carpet Trends of 2017

Carpet is a timeless flooring option in Charleston and the Lowcountry. Classic carpet will never go out of style, but these days, homeowners are increasingly taking risks with their carpet and breaking free from typical looks. Our experts at Floor Coverings International of Charleston have noticed these four carpet trends on the rise in 2017,…

Interview with Charleston Lifestyle Blogger Michiel Perry

Floor Coverings International of Charleston had the pleasure of interviewing Michiel Perry, Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Black Southern Belle. Her lifestyle blog is "focused on African-American women with a Southern connection" and touches on everything from culture, design, food, fashion, art, career, and more. Follow Michiel on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest.   Please tell us a little about yourself. I…

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…

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…

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,…

Interview with Design Enthusiast Quanda Allen

Floor Coverings International of Charleston is delighted to unveil the latest installment in our Designer Influencer Interview Series. Quanda Allen is an extremely talented design enthusiast and author of her own blog. You can follow Quanda on Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, and YouTube. Tell us about yourself. From as far back as I can remember I have always had at…