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3 Reasons Why You Should Consider Ceramic Tile Flooring

How often do you think about ceramic tile flooring? The real answer is that you might not even think about it that much, because it’s so popular, and seeing it might be like second nature to you. There are all sorts of homes all around the world that have opted for ceramic tile flooring for…
4 Best Ways to Clean Tile Flooring

4 Best Ways to Clean Tile Flooring

Tidying up your home is a simple task – provided you know what to do and which implements to use. Most of the time, cleaning can be done with everyday agents and tools. With tile flooring, you’ll have to take in a few considerations to get your cleaning done well without scratching, fading, or chipping…
Stone Flooring Ideas

6 Beautiful Stone Flooring Ideas for Your Living Room

Stone flooring can give any home that elegantly rustic look that most other floors can’t pull off. It comes in a wide variety of colors, textures, and designs, which means a lot of options for the discerning homeowner. Each type comes with its own pros and cons, and knowing each one intimately can help you…
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Artistic Flooring Ideas to Elevate Your Home

When personalizing their home, most people start with furniture and decor. Why not impart your creative spirit by starting with the floors? Floor Coverings International Concord has compiled some of our favorite ideas for unique, colorful, and elegant flooring options to elevate your Martinez home. Mosaic Glass Tile This ultra-durable, low-maintenance tiling can turn any room into a…
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Infographic: Choosing Flooring For Your Home

Each flooring style we carry has a set of benefits and quirks to consider before installing it in your home. For example, while carpet might be great for living rooms, we don't advise it for kitchens. The team here at Floor Coverings International Concord has put together a short list of the best flooring styles for different rooms…
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4 Tile Tips for Small Bathrooms

Tile is one of the best materials for bathrooms in the greater Concord, CA area thanks to its durability, resistance to water, and beautiful design appeal. However, if you have a small bathroom, it can be a challenge to find the right tile design that doesn’t feel cramped or overwhelm the senses. Luckily, our team…
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What Cleaning Grout is All About

It’s true that with tiled flooring, the tiles themselves cover the majority of the space. But here’s a handy little secret: to maintain your sparkling tile flooring, whether in the bathroom or the kitchen, one of the most important factors is the grout! Grout is basically the adhesive material that connects your tiles and requires…
Ceramic vs. Porcelain Tile for Your Bathroom Flooring Floor Coverings International Concord

Ceramic vs. Porcelain Tile for Your Bathroom Flooring

Ceramic and porcelain tile are two very similar materials that are popular bathroom flooring options for many Martinez homeowners. In fact, these materials are so similar that they are frequently confused with one another, the two terms often being used interchangeably. But, ceramic and porcelain are actually two distinct types of tile with their own…
Wood look tile in modern Concord bathroom

Where Should You Install Wood-Look Tile?

Wood-look tile is rising in popularity among homeowners in the greater Concord, CA area. It’s a great way to get the classic look and feel of hardwood floors at a more affordable price, and because it’s tile, it can even be installed in the parts of your home off-limits to solid wood. Just where should…
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Basic Tile Patterns For Backsplash Designs for Walnut Creek Homes

Are you considering renovating your PVC or painted backsplash? Tile makes an excellent backsplash material. Its high water resistance provides easy cleaning, and tile’s vibrant colors and designs allow you to transform your kitchen or bathroom into the space you’ve always dreamed of. Floor Coverings International Concord is here to help you remodel your Walnut Creek home with…