A Guide to Carpet Maintenance

New carpet is a wonderful thing. It’s soft, clean and looks beautiful. When it’s first installed, it can be easy to assume it will look that wonderful forever. Of course, overtime things can happen. It’s important to take the necessary steps to keep your carpet clean so that the beautiful new look can last as…

Rubber Flooring: Where To Use It

Thinking about new floors for your home? It’s tempting to stick with a classic like hardwood or carpet when the time comes for a large home flooring project. But, at Floor Coverings International of Western North Carolina and Asheville, we encourage you to think outside the box! Durable, ergonomic and low-maintenance, rubber flooring is a…

What Makes Vinyl Tile “Luxury?”

Some types of flooring seem mysterious. What exactly is laminate flooring? How about travertine? At Floor Coverings International of Asheville, we want to help answer all of your flooring questions. Today, we are here to talk about what makes Luxury Vinyl Tile so “luxurious.” There are a number of impressive things about this type of…

Simple Floor Cleaners You Can Make At Home

Buying floor cleaners can sometimes be expensive, and can often have negative affects on the environment. Making your own cleaners is a great alternative that makes both your pocketbook and the environment happy. At Floor Coverings International in Western North Carolina, we’ve made a list of our favorite easy floor cleaning recipes so you can…

Engineered Wood vs. Solid Wood Floors

One of the most common questions asked when people are thinking about wood floors is the difference between solid wood and engineered wood flooring. At Floor Coverings International in Western NC and Asheville, we love the look and unique benefits of both styles. We’ve put together a quick list of the key benefits and drawbacks…

4 Types of Low-Maintenance Flooring

At Floor Coverings International in Western North Carolina, we know that most of your floors need to stand up to daily use, dirt and messes. If you have a busy family, we understand that getting a new floor that’s durable and will require the least amount of maintenance can be extremely important. No need to…

Carpet Installation

Carpet installation doesn’t have to disrupt your life. With a little planning and preparation, you can have your new carpeting installed and your furniture back in place in just a few hours. You may be tempted to save money by installing the carpet yourself, but this is a job best left to the professionals. Professional…

Hardwood Floor Installation

Hardwood floor installation can add value and an attractive new look to any area in your home near AshevilleNC. Once you’ve chosen hardwood flooring, you must decide whether to install it yourself or hire a professional. Whether you decide to install the floor yourself or hire someone else depends on your past experience and the…