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How to Choose the Right Hardwood Plank Width

Engineered vs. solid. Oak vs. cherry. Wide vs. narrow. Floor Coverings International Concord knows there are a lot of hardwood options to choose from for your Concord home. Today, our post will help you decide on at least one of these options: finding the right hardwood plank width for your space. Wide Planks Technically, wide planks often refer…
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Tips to Prevent Scratching Hardwood Floors in Concord Homes

At Floor Coverings International Concord, we love the timelessness and natural beauty of hardwood floors. When installed professionally, hardwood flooring can last years on end. To help our Concord neighbors protect and maintain the beauty of their hardwood floors, we put together this helpful guide. Preventing Furniture Scratches on Hardwood Flooring Whether a small chair or a big…
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3 Ideas for Increasing the Value of Your Home

Whether you are selling your home or have found your dream home for the decades to come, your home’s value will always be something you’ll be looking to grow. At Floor Coverings International Concord, we know and care a lot about homeownership, and we certainly know and care about flooring! Read on as our team provides you with…
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Best Hardwood for High-Traffic Areas

Whether you have guests over often or have a whole troupe of kids and pets following you around your Lafayette home, you know your floors can take a beating. The kitchen and the hallways of your house are the most likely to see heavy foot-traffic, and they can start to show wear and tear if…
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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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Light vs. Dark Hardwood Floors in Martinez Homes

When purchasing new hardwood flooring for your Martinez home, one of the first questions to arise is whether to select light or dark colored hardwood. Ultimately, this choice depends on personal preference, but there are some distinct differences between light and dark floors. The team at Floor Coverings International Concord is here to help you make sense of…
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Infographic: How to Pick Your Dream Hardwood Floor

Do you dream of hardwood floors? We don't blame you. Hardwood floors look amazing in Concord homes and last a lifetime. Call the team at Floor Coverings International Concord to schedule a free in-home consultation today. We are dedicated to turning your hardwood floor dreams into a reality. Photo © ShortPhotos
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The 5 Boldest Trends in Hardwood Flooring

2017 has been another big year for home design! Whether you prefer carpet, hardwood, tile, or any of the other incredibly innovative flooring materials that are now available for homeowners, there’s something perfect for you. But with millions of square feet of flooring being installed in homes each year, everyone now has an opinion about…
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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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Is Prefinished Hardwood Right for Your Home?

We all love the look and benefits of hardwood flooring. It's naturally beautiful, highly durable, comes in a variety of species, and can even increase the value of your home. In recent years, more manufacturers have started creating ready-to-install solid hardwood planks complete with an attractive and highly durable finish. But how do you know…