Birmingham Carpet

Brand New Carpet: How to Treat Shedding

Even expensive carpets are going to shed when you first bring them home. In fact, there are many expensive types of carpeting -- such as wool -- that are going to shed a lot initially, even though they will be extremely durable later on. Both shedding and fuzzing have to be properly managed, or you'll end up…
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Carpet Colors & How They Impact Your Mood

Have you ever thought about how the colors in your home can impact your mood? The color of your new carpet can do more than just make a design statement. Colors can make a space feel bigger, warmer, more relaxing, and more. It’s important to keep this in mind when selecting your new carpet colors.…
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What Every Pet Owner Should Know About Selecting Carpet

Carpeting can be a great option for any home in the greater Birmingham area with one or more indoor pets. Carpets are soft and comfortable for pets to rest on, reduce pet noise, and can even hide shedding hair so that it does not ruin the look of the living room or bedroom. Followings are…
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Bathroom Tile: There’s Something For Everyone

Tile flooring is a bathroom mainstay for its versatility, water-resistance, and beautiful appearance. Birmingham residents who want to use tile in their bathrooms have a wealth of different options available to them. Keep reading to learn more about some top picks from our experts at Floor Coverings International Birmingham. A Touch of Luxury Here are two great tile…
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Choosing the Perfect Hardwood Floor

At Floor Coverings International Birmingham, many of our customers choose hardwood for their new floors. It is no surprise that hardwood is among the most popular options for flooring in Birmingham. It is durable, versatile, and adds timeless beauty to any space. Depending on the species and finish, hardwood works well with any décor. Here are some things…
Birmingham Travertine Tile

The Beauty of Travertine Tile

Travertine is a very popular flooring type. It is not only beautiful but also comes in a wide range of colors and patterns. Travertine offers a great deal of versatility. It is used all throughout homes as flooring, counter tops, or backsplashes. The experts at Floor Coverings International Birmingham outline the history, benefits, and beauty of travertine tile…
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Flooring Options for Homeowners on a Budget

Building or remodeling a home can be expensive. No matter how carefully you plan your budget, there's always the chance that you'll come up a dollar or two short on that marble sink you had your eye on. Here's the good news: Your flooring doesn't need to be expensive to be beautiful. Here are some…
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5 Ways To Have Hardwood Installed

Once you decide that you want to have hardwood installed in your home, it is important to explore the different installation options. If you don’t specify, and installation team is simply going to come in and lay the hardwood down in the way that they determine is best given the layout of the room. While…

Best Flooring for Pet Owners

We love our pets! They’re cute and provide much-needed love and entertainment. They’re our best friends, confidants, exercise buddies, and can make individuals or families feel safer. That being said, they’re not the most careful creatures when it comes to not ruining the floors. Cats are known to scratch and destroy carpet while dogs can…

Carpet Materials: Polyester vs. Nylon

Deciding on a style of flooring can be a daunting task. Many people choose carpet thanks to its durability and affordable price. Once you’ve settled on a particular type of floor for your Birmingham area home, there are still quite a few decisions you’ll need to make. One big thing to consider with carpet flooring…