Creating Bold Home Designs with Hardwood

At Floor Coverings International Austin, we often mention how much we love the timeless appeal of hardwood floors. While it is true that hardwood flooring can bring a classic touch to homes throughout Austin, Westlake and surrounding areas, hardwood can also be used to make much more bold statements. If you are planning your next home project and are…

Best Hardwood Flooring for Pets

If you are an Austin homeowner who has pets, you’ve probably wondered if hardwood flooring is a feasible option for you. Floor Coverings International Austin has compiled a list of some of the best types of hardwood flooring for pet owners. These hardwoods will look great while holding up well against scratching and other pet-caused damages, allowing you…

Infographic: Homeowner’s Guide to Laminate Flooring

If you’re looking for floors that are as durable as they are attractive, laminate flooring might be the perfect choice for your Austin home. Check out this brand new infographic from Floor Coverings International Austin and remember to schedule your free in-home consultation if you still have questions! Our team proudly serves the greater Austin, Westlake area, so get…

3 Kid-Friendly Flooring Picks

Kids are amazing, fun, and definitely make life more interesting. They can also make a mess and leave your floors stained, nicked, and scratched. While you have kids at home, you should choose floors that you won't cry over if they get damaged. You should also choose materials that are resilient and easy to clean.…

Infographic: Know Your Carpet Pile Styles

Choosing the best carpet for your home ultimately depends on personal preference, but it helps to be informed about the different types of carpet and their pro's and con's. Floor Coverings International Austin is here to help with an infographic on carpet pile styles.   Photo Credit: © Andrei Kobylko © GLandStudio © Theerapol Pongkangsananan © kreatorex © Oleksandr Berezko © Aria Pearlilla

Most Durable Types of Hardwood Flooring

When it comes to hardwoods, not all species are going to make good flooring material. Typically, exotic hardwoods are stronger, which is why they come at a premium. However, there are also common domestic hardwoods that can stand up heavy foot traffic and many years of use. The Floor Coverings International Austin team can help you choose from…

3 Hardwood Flooring Trends to Try

Hardwood floors may be classic and traditional, but don’t think that you can’t also find unique and trendy hardwood options for your Austin home. In fact, flooring manufacturers are constantly creating special details and finishes that will make your hardwood floors stand out from the crowd. Here are a few of the hardwood flooring trends…

Infographic: Your Guide to Hardwood

Here at Floor Coverings International Austin, we want to help you make the best flooring decision possible. Here are a few things you should know before choosing a hardwood. Photo Credits: © Elenabsl, © MPanchenko, © Artazum

All You Need to Know About Wood Look Tiles

Wood look tiles have been a growing trend in 2017 even though they’ve been around for a long time. If this popular flooring choice is something you’ve considered, then you’ll want to know what to expect after installation. The experts here at Floor Coverings International Austin have compiled a list of wood look tile basics, so you can…

Infographic: Natural Stone Tiles in Your Austin Home

Natural stone tiles are a popular choice for Austin homes. Floor Coverings International Austin wants to help you get a better look at the process and possibilities of this tile style in this helpful infographic! To learn more about tiles or start a flooring project in your home, give us a call!