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Olathe Carpet: 5 Weird Wool Facts

Even with the advent and popularity of synthetic fibers, there are a few natural fibers that simply can’t be beat – and wool might be the most incredible of them all. But how much do you really know about this remarkable textile? Read on for five weird facts brought to you by the experts at…
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Olathe Carpet Recycling 101

Whether you’re ripping up your old carpet or installing a new one, it’s important to know how to properly recycle your old flooring. Here at Floor Coverings International KC South, we take pride in providing homeowners with sustainable flooring solutions. Read below to learn how recycling your Olathe carpet properly can help both you and the environment. Why Recycle…
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Infographic: Top 4 Most Comfortable Flooring Choices

If you spend a lot of time standing in your kitchen, home office, or utility room, you'll know that the softness of your floor greatly impacts your comfort. Standing on hard flooring for extended periods of time can cause your feet and joints to hurt. Whether you need a cushiony floor for the rooms where you…
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Choosing the Right Carpet Fiber Type for Your Olathe Home

When it comes to choosing a new carpet, there are many decisions to make. You’ve probably spent plenty of time picking out the color and cut you’d like to see in your new flooring, but have you explored your fiber-material options? Our experts here at Floor Coverings International KC South know that choosing a material for your carpet can…
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Sustainable Carpet Solutions For Your Olathe Home

When it comes to eco-friendly flooring, we often hear about the benefits of materials such as cork, bamboo, and reclaimed hardwoods, but we don’t often hear about sustainable carpet flooring. With an increasing number of Olathe homeowners seeking green flooring options, our experts at Floor Coverings International KC South want to share a few sustainable carpet solutions for your…
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The 3 Best Carpets for your Olathe Bedroom

Carpet is the most popular bedroom flooring choice for homeowners here in Olathe. People want their bedroom to be comfortable and warm, and carpet flooring fits the bill for those requirements. When choosing your carpet, you need to make sure that the texture, fiber, and color are perfect for the desired look and feel of…
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Carpet Cleaning 101

Whether you’re a carpet veteran or a new homeowner with fresh fibers on your hands, there are a number of things you need to know about carpet cleaning that will keep the floors of your Overland Park home fresh and resilient. Here at Floor Coverings International KC South, our experts want to give you the tools you need to get…
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Carpet Pile 101

When choosing carpet, there are three main things you need to consider: color/pattern, fiber, and pile. Of these, pile is probably the least familiar to Overland Park homeowners. That’s why the Floor Coverings International KC South team advises homeowners to learn about carpet pile – the more you know, the more educated your final decision will be. Luckily, our…
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Flooring For You and Your Child

If you have or are planning to have little ones running around your Overland Park home, there are many flooring options to consider when building their room for the long haul. Children’s bedrooms have to be durable enough to withstand an incredible amount of foot traffic, falls, stains, scratches, and growth – all while being soft…
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Flooring Options for Pet-Lovers

When you have pets, you might assume that your options are pretty limited for flooring. No matter how disciplined your dog or cat may be, they're going to have an accident now and then while you're training them, and they're going to be tracking dirt into the home. But, that doesn't mean that you can't…