hardwood flooring Charleston and the Lowcountry

Tree to Plank: The Journey of Hardwood Floors

You are about to install a hardwood floor in your Charleston and the Lowcountry area home. You eagerly await the planks of wood that you carefully selected. But have you ever wondered how your beautiful hardwood floor came to be? Let us walk you through the process from tree to plank. Harvesting the Tree A…
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3 Questions to Ask Yourself About New Hardwood Floors

Hardwood flooring gives a timeless and elegant look to homes in Charleston and the Lowcountry. From dark exotic species to varieties that could be found in your own backyard, a multitude of options gives you a wide range of choice in both style and performance. With all these alternatives, it’s easy for homeowners to get…
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2019 Hardwood Flooring Trends in Charleston and the Lowcountry

2019 is right around the corner, and starting your dream hardwood flooring project is a perfect resolution for homeowners in Charleston and the Lowcountry area. While most people ring in the new year with a countdown and fireworks, here at Floor Coverings International of Charleston we celebrate the upcoming season of interior design and flooring trends. Leave 2018 behind…
How to Pair Hardwood With Carpet Charleston

How to Pair Hardwood With Carpet

Oftentimes, homeowners in Charleston and the Lowcountry area are looking to combine the comfort of carpet with the beauty of hardwood flooring. As a result, hardwood is often utilized in the kitchen while carpet is used in the living room and the bedrooms. Deciding how to combine these two types of flooring can be tricky.…
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Infographic: Your Guide to Getting New Floors in Your Home

If you are starting a new flooring project, you know that it can often feel overwhelming to choose from the seemingly endless variety of styles. However, all you really need is an expert to help you narrow down the variety based on your aesthetic, your lifestyle, and your budget. Fortunately, the expert team at Floor Coverings International of Charleston
How to Maintain Your Hardwood Floors in Charleston

How to Maintain Your Hardwood Floors

Homeowners in the greater Charleston, Mount Pleasant, and the Lowcountry area invest in hardwood floors to add value to their homes. After installing hardwood in your own home, you want it to last as long as possible. Floor Coverings International of Charleston is here to help with tips on how to properly maintain your hardwood floors. Keep Your Hardwood Clean The first step in…
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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…
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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,…