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

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…

3 Ideas for Increasing the Value of Your Home

Whether you are selling your home or have found your dream home for the decades to come, your home’s value will always be something you’ll be looking to grow. At Floor Coverings International Concord, we know and care a lot about homeownership, and we certainly know and care about flooring! Read on as our team provides you with…

2018 Carpet Trends

If you feel like your Martinez home is in need of an update, the flooring may be the best place to start. With various technological advances, there are now so many new and exciting options available in carpet flooring. Join Floor Coverings International Concord as we discuss some of the hottest 2018 carpet trends. Bold and Neutral Carpet…

Best Hardwood for High-Traffic Areas

Whether you have guests over often or have a whole troupe of kids and pets following you around your Lafayette home, you know your floors can take a beating. The kitchen and the hallways of your house are the most likely to see heavy foot-traffic, and they can start to show wear and tear if…

Best Flooring for Kids’ Rooms

Finding the right flooring for kids’ rooms can be a challenge. Between concerns about safety, the need for durability, and the want of something to cushion the loud footfalls of running children, picking the best type of flooring can be tricky. Luckily, here at Floor Coverings International Concord, homeowners can find a wide array of options to suit…

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…

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…

Light vs. Dark Hardwood Floors in Martinez Homes

When purchasing new hardwood flooring for your Martinez home, one of the first questions to arise is whether to select light or dark colored hardwood. Ultimately, this choice depends on personal preference, but there are some distinct differences between light and dark floors. The team at Floor Coverings International Concord is here to help you make sense of…

Infographic: How to Pick Your Dream Hardwood Floor

Do you dream of hardwood floors? We don't blame you. Hardwood floors look amazing in Concord homes and last a lifetime. Call the team at Floor Coverings International Concord to schedule a free in-home consultation today. We are dedicated to turning your hardwood floor dreams into a reality. Photo © ShortPhotos