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Harwood vs. Laminate Flooring in Birmingham

Hardwood has remained a popular flooring choice over the years for homeowners, known for its high quality and lasting value. It’s been here for centuries and is showing no signs of going out of style. Hardwood is so popular, in fact, that other manufactured materials are being made to mimic the look and feel of…
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Preparing Your Home For A Birmingham Winter

Here in Birmingham, winter is a time where many homeowners look for ways to make their home a little extra cozy for the chilly weather and for holiday gatherings. Combat the cold nights and protect your floors from spilled drinks during holiday parties by utilizing a few of the tips below from our experts here…
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Tips for Cleaning Your Hardwood Floors

So it’s finally time. You’ve made it through the week, and while the house isn’t a total wreck once Sunday rolls around, you notice that your hardwood floors are looking a little dingy. Maybe it was from all the feet coming in and out of your home while you were hosting friends on Friday night,…
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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…
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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…
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Did You Choose the Right Hardwood Sheen?

When you decide to have new hardwood floors installed in your Birmingham area home, there are a lot of questions to consider. At Floor Coverings International, we do our best to help customers make the right choices for their home. The sheen level you choose may seem like a small and insignificant piece of the large…
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Hardwood Flooring Decisions

When you’re looking to add hardwood flooring to your home, you’ll have to make some important decisions.   Not all hardwood flooring is created equal and you’ll want to make sure you’re installing a hardwood floor that will do well in each area of your home. Here at Floor Coverings International of Birmingham we can guide…
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Revamp Your Living Room

Remember when you first moved into your home? Decorating every room was a fun project. You thought about everything from wall color to furniture to what art piece to add.  As times goes on it is easy for a home’s design to get stale. It’s important to continue to update your home’s décor so that you…
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Benefits of Hardwood Floors

When you’re considering installing new flooring, there are a lot of options out there for you! It’s no surprise that one of the most popular flooring materials out there is hardwood. The natural beauty, durability, and variety of species available make it an intelligent choice for almost any room.  Here are Floor Coverings International of Birmingham’s Benefits of Hardwood…