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The New Vinyl on the Block: Engineered Stone Tile

With the most recent advancements in flooring technology, luxury vinyl flooring has taken Concord area homeowners by storm. However, manufacturers have now raised the bar with their latest in vinyl flooring, engineered stone tile. Read on as our experts at Floor Coverings International Concord uncover this great flooring option. What is Engineered Stone Tile? The first thing to…
Tile floor in luxury basement in Concord

3 Simple Flooring Solutions for Your Basement

Finding the right flooring material for your next home project does not have to be a difficult task.  At Floor Coverings International Concord, we provide customers with everything they need to make the right decisions for their needs. Today, we share three simple basement flooring solutions for your Concord area home. Ceramic Tile One of the most popular…

Important Facts About Vinyl Flooring

Vinyl flooring is a cost-effective choice for homeowners in the Walnut Creek area. Long lasting vinyl has come a long way from its origins in the 1950’s. The current versions of vinyl range from classic sheet and solid vinyl to the latest option, luxury vinyl tile. Our experts at Floor Coverings International Concord love vinyl flooring, which is…
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Hardwood Flooring vs. Luxury Vinyl Planks: A Comparison

Real, natural hardwood is no longer the only choice to achieve the look of wood flooring in your Concord home. While there is also wood laminate, innovations in vinyl flooring technologies now allow you to have a floor that looks like wood but is actually made of vinyl. While some purists can’t imagine sacrificing the…

3 Hardwood Flooring Alternatives

Who doesn’t love the timeless look and feel of hardwood floors? They complement almost any space and never go out of style. Here are three materials that can mimic classic hardwood with the added benefits of durability and water resistance. Laminate Laminate flooring was invented in Sweden in the 1970s. It consists of a strip of…
Modern kitchen vinyl wood flooring in Walnut Creek

3 Great Places to Use Vinyl Flooring

The durability and versatility of vinyl makes it a great option for floors throughout your Walnut Creek home. However, certain characteristics of vinyl flooring—like its resistance to moisture and ability to replicate tile and hardwood—make it uniquely suited to rooms where not just any floor will do. Here are three top places to use vinyl…
entryway flooring options in Concord, CA

Flooring Ideas for Hallways & Entryways

In most Concord, CA, homes, areas like hallways, foyers, mudrooms, and other entryways get some of the most foot traffic. From muddy shoes and running kids and pets to everyday wear and tear, these areas can take a beating. That’s why special considerations should be made to select the best flooring for these areas. Consider…
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All About Concord Vinyl Flooring

Vinyl is a versatile and appealing flooring option for many Concord homeowners. Unlike the cheap-looking vinyl of the past, new technology has allowed for significant improvements to what vinyl is today. It has become a cost effective and stylish alternative to more expensive flooring materials. Styles & Construction Luxury vinyl tile (LVT) is an increasingly…

Best Floors for Busy Families

We know that our Concord, CA customers are busy. That’s why we have some recommendations for floors that can keep up with your lifestyle. We evaluated these popular flooring materials based on the average installation time, durability, and style options available. Let’s get on with the list! Carpet First on our list is carpet! It’s…

Blog – Restaurant Flooring

If you’re opening a restaurant in Concord, the flooring you choose can be the deciding factor between whether your business is a success or not. Your floors need to meet certain requirements. They need to be able to hold up despite heavy traffic, spills and abuse. Also, they need to be easy to clean with…