How to Get Your Floors Ready for Fall

Fall is just around the corner and you know what that means: the weather is changing, the leaves are falling, and with school and sports starting up, your busy life will track it all inside! The increase of in-and-out foot traffic will bring extra dirt and debris into your home and your floors will take…

3 Great Places for Glass Tile

Many Concord area homeowners are discovering the versatility of glass tile. Although it’s not rated for flooring applications, glass tile is a great way to add beauty and intrigue to the design of your home. But if it’s not meant for floors, where can you put it? Our experts at Floor Coverings International Concord share three of their…

4 Tile Ideas for Your Kitchen

Tile is a great material for kitchens thanks to its durability and ease of maintenance. However, with the variety of materials and styles available today, it can be hard to decide on the best way to use tile in your home. At Floor Coverings International Concord, we provide homeowners with expert advice and a great selection of home…

Rustic Hardwood for Your Concord Home

In with the old and out with the new! One of the increasingly popular trends among Concord area homeowners is rustic hardwood flooring. Whether it’s by bringing in new hardwoods that are made to look old, or by repurposing old materials, hardwood floors with a weathered look bring a sense of time and drama to…

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…

Infographic: Designing the Perfect Living Room

Floor Coverings International Concord is here to help you create the home of your dreams. We carry a wide selection of tile, vinyl, carpet, and hardwood styles, including wide-plank and hand-scraped wood. To develop a cohesive aesthetic, consider these design tips from our team of experts serving the Concord, Walnut Creek, Lafayette, & Martinez, CA area. Photo Credit: © Artazum

Four Great Places for Travertine Tile

Travertine tile is a naturally occurring limestone sourced and imported primarily from Turkey and Italy. Found in large quarries, it is cut in large sections and then cut into smaller tiles and slabs. Travertine forms when minerals disperse in ground water and ascend into riverbanks and natural springs. As a result of its origins, travertine…

Design Trends: Carpet Colors & Patterns

Getting new carpet flooring installed in stylish colors and patterns can make your home look fresher, more welcoming, and more up to date. To achieve a trendy home with carpet floors, start by learning about some of today's hottest trends in carpet design from your local experts at Floor Coverings International Concord. Bold Colors Brighten Your Home Bold…

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…

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…