Wood-Look On A Budget: Luxury Vinyl Plank vs. Laminate

In recent years, the market for alternative flooring materials that achieve a wood look at a fraction of the cost has been expanded to almost every flooring material. From vinyl to porcelain, nearly every manufacturer has taken a stab at creating a product that imitates the look, feel, and performance of natural wood. Although they…

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,…

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…

What You Should Consider When Choosing Commercial Grade Carpet

At Floor Coverings International Concord, we know that choosing the right carpet flooring for your business can be a difficult challenge. There are several things to keep in mind when weighing your options, such as durability, color, and design that can have a large impact on your work space. Luckily, our carpet team is here to help! Read…

Infographic: A Guide to Mosaic Tile

Have you ever heard of mosaic tile? This type of decorative floor and wall covering has been popular among people from all different cultures since ancient times. Learn more about mosaic tile flooring in this quick and informative infographic, brought to you by the experts at Floor Coverings International Concord. Our team proudly serves Concord, Walnut Creek, Lafayette, & Martinez, CA, so contact us…

3 Great Kitchen Flooring Solutions

Your kitchen is undoubtedly an important room in your home, and here at Floor Coverings International Concord we know that kitchens require special attention when it comes to flooring. From cooking to entertaining, you spend a lot of time in your kitchen, and we want your floors to help create an inviting, yet functional space that you and…

How to Choose the Right Carpet for Stairs

Stairs are a notoriously tricky area of your home when it comes to finding the right flooring material. For Concord-area homeowners, there are many reasons to install carpet on your stairs, such as cost and safety, but not all carpets perform well in such a high-traffic area with difficult corners and folds. Luckily, our carpet…

Break the Rules: 3 Playful Ways to Use Area Rugs

Whether it’s in your bedroom, dining room, or living room, the right area rug can completely transform a space and help tie the room together. And while most people will tell you that there are some very specific things you should and should not do with an area rug, we all know that rules are…

What You Should Know About Rubber Flooring

Have you ever thought about installing rubber flooring in your home? At Floor Coverings International Concord, we’re dedicated to helping our customers in the greater Concord, Walnut Creek, Lafayette, & Martinez, CA areas find the right flooring for their needs. This includes alternative flooring options that, although they may be outside the box, might be just what you’re looking for. Read on as we…

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…