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…

How to Lighten Up A Room with Flooring

A bright, airy room looks stunning in homes around Charleston and the Lowcountry. And your floors happen to be one of the largest canvases to achieve such a look! In fact, interior design trends today are revolving around light toned floors. Our experts at Floor Coverings International of Charleston have compiled a list of perfect flooring options for a…

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…

3 Reasons to Consider Luxury Vinyl Flooring in Charleston

For several years now, luxury vinyl flooring has been a great option for homes in Charleston, Mount Pleasant, and the Lowcountry. Still, many people aren't aware of the benefits that luxury vinyl flooring has to offer. Here are three reasons why you may want to consider luxury vinyl flooring in your Lowcountry home. Design Versatility: Luxury vinyl planks and tiles…

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…