Interview with Charlotte’s Dressing Rooms Interiors

Floor Coverings International Western NC strives to be on the cutting edge of design. We continuously scour the Internet for new ideas from key influencers across the globe. One designer who recently caught our eye is Ariene of Dressing Rooms Interiors. We recently got to ask the talented Charlotte designer a few questions about her craft.  You can follow Ariene…

Comparing Hardness of Wood Species Infographic

The Janka Test is a good tool to use when comparing hardness levels of various wood species. This infographic from the experts at Floor Coverings International Western NC shows you when and how to use the test when shopping for your new hardwood floors.   Featured photo credit: Wuttichok Panichiwarapun

Interview with 11 Magnolia Lane Blogger Christy

At Floor Coverings International Western NC, we love bringing you creative insight and perspectives from bloggers who are kind enough to share their wisdom and how they got started. Today we have an interview with Christy, successful blogger at 11 Magnolia Lane.   1. Please tell us a little about yourself. Amy and I met in college at James Madison…

4 Natural, Eco-Friendly Floor Cleaners

  There are many benefits to using natural and eco-friendly household cleaning products. They’re free from chemicals and toxic ingredients, and safer for children, pets, and the individual cleaning. They’re less likely to have strong odors and can promote a purer environment by reducing pollution to the air and water. Here are four gentle cleaning…

A Guide to Slate Tile Flooring Options

If you are interested in a natural stone tile floor for your Asheville & Hendersonville area home, slate tile could be the perfect option for you. Natural stone tile floors like slate, ceramic and travertine have been installed in homes and commercial spaces for centuries. Slate in particular is elegant, extremely dense and durable, and surprisingly easy…

Interview with DIY Designer and Blogger Suzy

At Floor Coverings International in Western NC, we love bringing you creative insight and perspectives from bloggers who are kind enough to share their wisdom, stories, and designs. This month, we're particularly excited to feature Suzy, a DIY designer and longtime blogger at Worthing Court.  Her Southern Farmhouse style is a perfect fit for Western NC!   1. Please…

How To Pick the Right Carpet Material

Over the years, the number of options for carpet materials has increased drastically. Here in the Asheville & Hendersonville area, some of the natural materials like wool remain popular, while synthetic options like nylon can also be great alternatives. At Floor Coverings International of Western North Carolina, we always try to give our customers as much information…

A Quick Look at Laminate Flooring

Durable and affordable, laminate flooring is a popular choice for budget-conscious homeowners in the Asheville & Hendersonville area. Our experts at Floor Coverings International often have to explain what laminate flooring is, along with its benefits and drawbacks. To help you with your home renovation planning, we’ve put together a quick set of facts about laminate so…

How To Create A Rustic Home With Hardwood

Your Asheville or Hendersonville home should be a place you love to spend time in. Somewhere that’s inviting, stylish and comfortable. At Floor Coverings International in Western NC, we know that it can be a daunting task to create a space that achieves all of this at once. That’s why we’re here to help you…

Home Renovations Do’s & Don’ts

Planning a home renovation can be very exciting. You finally get to create a space that you love with the perfect floors, walls and fixtures. At Floor Coverings International in Western North Carolina, we have seen this excitement in plenty of Asheville and Henderson residents. While it’s great to be excited about your project, there…