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…

Holiday Proof Your Charleston Flooring

The holiday season is finally here! ‘Tis the season to deck the halls, pour warm drinks, and gather in your home with loved ones. In the midst of all of this celebration, we know that the toll of the holidays on your home and flooring is an added stress – as if cooking extravagant meals,…

Your Guide to Eco-Friendly Flooring Materials

Are you looking to update the flooring in your Charleston home? If so, you’ve possibly considered opting for an eco-friendly flooring material. If you are curious about your eco-friendly flooring options, the experts at Floor Coverings International of Charleston are here to help. From bamboo to natural stone tile, we have broken down every type of eco-friendly flooring. Bamboo…

Pet-Friendly Flooring: A Balance Between Practical and Beautiful

Here at Floor Coverings International of Charleston, we are pet lovers just like you. And because of that, we value our pets’ comfort and safety – but that does not mean we are willing to sacrifice beautiful floors. Luckily, we don’t have to, and neither do you! We’ve helped several homes around Charleston, Mount Pleasant, and the Lowcountry find pet-friendly flooring that is also…

Unique Kitchen Backsplash Ideas

From a fun pop of color to a trendy subway tile, your kitchen backsplash is a subtle way to let your personality shine. At Floor Coverings International of Charleston we know that picking a backsplash can feel like an overwhelming step in the home renovation process. With the help of our professionals, picking out a new backsplash for your…

Why Cork Floors Should Be in Your Charleston Home

In the past, cork has primarily been used as a flooring choice for those seeking a low-cost alternative to tile or hardwood floors in their homes. In recent years however, there has been a resurgence in the use of cork flooring as Lowcountry homeowners look to be increasingly trendy, unique, and “green” with the materials…

The Most Durable Carpet for Your Home

With the right choice in material, style, and color, carpeting could be a durable option for your Charleston home. Floor Coverings International of Charleston is happy to guide you through the building blocks of the most durable carpeting! Style Carpeting with a high degree of twist - how many times the yarn has been twisted - is more durable…

Best Tile Floors for Kitchens

Here’s what flooring professionals can almost universally agree upon: tile is the floor of choice for kitchens. But which tiles would best suit your kitchen? Floor Coverings International of Charleston would like to shed some light on this common question and highlight some of the most popular tile options for kitchen flooring in Charleston & the Lowcountry. Porcelain Hard,…

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.…