sheep wool carpet Olathe

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…
Carpet Olathe

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…
Carpet Olathe

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…
Overland Park Oak Hardwood

3 Popular Hardwood Species for Your Overland Park Home

There are a lot of decisions to make when installing new hardwood. You can pick between different board widths, textures, stains, sheens, patterns, and more! One of the biggest decisions that need to be made is what type of hardwood species to install. Different species vary drastically in price, color, and durability. But don’t worry,…
Overland Park Tile

5 Tile Trends in Bathroom Flooring

Nothing completes the look of a bathroom quite like newly installed gleaming tile. Tile is a time-tested material for bathroom flooring due to its ability to resist moisture and damage over time. The right selection for the space can transform an ordinary functional restroom into a spa-like retreat. Today’s bathroom tile trends draw from past…
Laundry room flooring in Overland Park KC South

How to Choose the Best Floor for Your Overland Park Laundry Room

It’s a lot of hard work, but a fresh load of laundry epitomizes the idea of clean. That scent, that feel; there’s nothing like it. So why do our laundry rooms have to be so, well…gross? At Floor Coverings International KC South we approach this problem from the ground up to offer you the right flooring solution for your…
Overland Park Tile

All About Glass Tile

Tile is a popular material for floors, countertops, and backsplashes. With so many different types of tile out there, the choices can be a bit overwhelming. The experts at Floor Coverings International KC South love glass tile due to its translucency and beautiful color options. Read all about the different looks, benefits, and drawbacks of glass tile below: All…
Kansas City South Laminate Hardwood

An Alternative to Hardwood: 5 Benefits of Laminate

With new advances in technology, homeowners have many more options besides the classic hardwood, carpet, or tile. Laminate is no longer a tacky floor covering from the 80s. One of the great things about laminate is that it has the appearance of hardwood flooring but is a cheaper, scratch-resistant option! Before you decide to install…
KC South Area Rug

Infographic: How to Choose an Area Rug

Floor Coverings International KC South offers advice on how to choose an area rug for residents of the Overland Park, Olathe, and Leawood areas. Photo Credit: WorldWide