Sustainable Hardwood Flooring You Can Feel Good About

Considering hardwood flooring for your Concord home? Hardwood is popular for many reasons: it’s visually appealing, resilient, long-lasting, and adds value to your home. Hardwood is also natural and biodegradable. Hardwood floors often last for a lifetime, if cared for correctly. With sustainable logging practices, hardwood makes the ideal eco-friendly flooring. Luckily, there are a…
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Best Flooring for Kids’ Rooms

Finding the right flooring for kids’ rooms can be a challenge. Between concerns about safety, the need for durability, and the want of something to cushion the loud footfalls of running children, picking the best type of flooring can be tricky. Luckily, here at Floor Coverings International Concord, homeowners can find a wide array of options to suit…
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Pros and Cons of Reclaimed Hardwood Flooring

Who doesn’t like a home that tells a good story? From your great Aunt’s antique armchair to the cast iron pot that has been in your family since George Washington was in office, the heirlooms in your life certainly add meaning and intrigue to your humble abode. When it comes to your home's flooring, it’s…
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3 Reasons to Choose Cork Flooring

Cork flooring has been gaining in popularity recently in the greater Concord, CA area. Here at Floor Coverings International Concord, we love cork flooring and think you should know more about it. Not sure whether it’s the right flooring choice for your home? Here are three reasons to help you decide! 1. Sustainability Cork is a very sustainable,…
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Carpet Recycling Made Easy

Homeowners choose carpet for various reasons. Some prefer the comfort and warmth, and others enjoy a carpet’s longevity and timelessness. However, carpet is not typically a first choice for homeowners looking to be eco-friendly. Here at Floor Coverings International Concord, we want to offer you sustainable options for any flooring choice you make. Read below to learn how…
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Hardwood Flooring Trends to Watch in 2017

New Year, new floors! Here at Floor Coverings International Concord, we stay on top of national flooring trends, as well as the trends that reach the Concord, Walnut Creek, Lafayette, & Martinez, CA area. A beautiful floor is a staple in any home, and while many classic trends won’t be leaving us anytime soon, we are seeing bold statement floors popping up more and…
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How to Choose the Right Bamboo Flooring

There are many varieties of bamboo flooring options on the market today, but not all of them offer the same benefits. Bamboo can differ in strength and durability, as well as its ability to help the environment. While all bamboo is considered “green flooring” and a sustainable material, the degree to which they achieve this…
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Best Flooring for Allergy Sufferers

Cork flooring in a kitchen. Many people suffer from allergies every year. As a homeowner, this issue may be at the top of your list of concerns when picking out flooring. At Floor Coverings International of Concord, CA, we want to help you choose the best flooring to keep your allergies…

3 Reasons to Choose Bamboo Floors

If you’re in the market for new floors for your home, have you thought about bamboo? Read on to learn our top three reasons you should consider this unique flooring choice! It’s eco-friendly. Bamboo is an environmentally friendly, sustainable flooring material, making it an ideal choice for homeowners who want to “go green”. Bamboo plants…