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Olathe Hardwood Flooring Trends of 2017

Hardwood flooring is incredibly popular in homes throughout the country because it is so timeless. Once installed, a hardwood floor is not only durable enough to last for decades, but it is also beautiful and traditional enough to be deemed attractive even as trends change. That being said, the hardwood flooring industry sees the rise…
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Natural Flooring Trends for Overland Park Homeowners

While synthetic flooring has given rise to unique innovations like luxury vinyl and wood-look tile, nothing compares to natural floors. From hardwood to travertine tile, the experts here at Floor Coverings International KC South love natural flooring. Below are our top three favorite natural flooring choices and the unique qualities they can bring to your Overland Park home. Hardwood…
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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,…
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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…
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Hardwood Flooring Alternatives

Hardwood floors are durable, beautiful, and add a classic look to your home. However, hardwood can’t be installed in every room of the house and can sometimes be too expensive for homeowners. If you’re looking for a floor that looks like hardwood but can resist moisture and requires less maintenance, we have some options for you.…
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Specialty Hardwood Flooring in Kansas City

There are a lot of reasons to choose hardwood flooring for your home or business. One of those reasons is that hardwood flooring adds a beautiful depth and warmth to your home. The experts at Floor Coverings International KC South talk about a few different specialty hardwood flooring options that really shine. Why Hardwood? Hardwood flooring is beautiful, durable,…
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How to Prevent Sunlight From Fading Your Hardwood Floors

Hardwood flooring tends to fade over time from exposure to sunlight, and even the finish can be damaged by too much UV exposure, leading to that yellow tinge that can be unpleasant to look at. This doesn’t have to happen to your beautiful new floors, though! The experts at Floor Coverings International KC South share a few things that…
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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…
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Solid vs. Engineered Hardwood Flooring

OK, so you’ve decided that hardwood flooring is right for your home in the greater Overland Park, Olathe, Leawood area. Congratulations, you’ve chosen one of the best flooring materials on the market today! Before you start thinking about what kind of wood you prefer, how it should be stained and finished, and what plank width to go with,…