How to Choose the Right Hardwood Floor

So you're embarking on a remodeling project! You already know you want to install a new hardwood floor, but you don't know which one to choose or why to choose it. When first thinking about selecting your new flooring, go back to the basics. Consider how you need your floor to function and how you…

Should Your Hardwood Floors Be Refinished or Replaced?

Hardwood floors are known for their classic beauty and durability. Unlike other flooring materials, hardwood can be sanded down and refinished several times throughout its lifespan, allowing decades of use. A properly maintained hardwood floor can last 30 years or more before another refinishing is required. However, hardwood floors will eventually require replacement. This can…

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…

How Pet Friendly is Laminate?

Here at Floor Coverings International Concord, we understand how important it is for pet owners to have the right floors. With our extensive selection of pet-friendly floors for Concord, Walnut Creek, Lafayette, & Martinez, CA homes, it could be hard to determine which one is best for you. Laminate floors are one of the most popular flooring options for pet owners, and here we…

Choose Ceramic for Your Living Room in Concord, CA

Concord homeowners love ceramic tile and they are always coming up with unique ways to add it to their homes. At Floor Coverings International Concord, we want to install the perfect ceramic flooring in your home, and for our most stylish customers, we're recommending a bold move: let’s talk ceramic for the living room! (more…)

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…

Treatments to Help Your Hardwood Floors Look Like New

Few interior design elements warm up a space like hardwood floors. Their classic beauty is timeless, and with the right finish, they can complement just about any décor style. However, over time, hardwood floors can start to lose their luster. The good news is most varieties can be refreshed to bring back their beauty. From…

Benefits of Area Rugs and How to Use Them

Choosing the preferred flooring for your home can be a daunting task, as it’s a big investment of money and time. On top of the floors you actually install, area rugs can come in handy both aesthetically and practically. Many homeowners often underestimate the value of these great additions. At Floor Coverings International Concord, we believe area rugs…

3 Reasons to Choose Tile

At Floor Coverings International Concord, tile is one of our favorite products. Not only is it beautiful, it’s also durable and long lasting. We believe there are a lot of reasons why tile is a great choice for many different areas of the home, but here we’re going to look at three of the main qualities that make…