Laminate vs Vinyl Flooring – What Overland Park Homeowners Should Know

Laminate and vinyl are commonly weighed against each other. Both serve as affordable alternatives to expensive materials, including hardwood and natural stone. The experts at Floor Coverings International KC South have compared and contrasted these two flooring options, so you can make the best decision for your home! Laminate Flooring Appearance Laminate first gained popularity…

Vintage Flooring to Give Your Olathe Home Style

A vintage aesthetic is the perfect way to add personality, style, and history to your home. This trend has taken home design by storm, with vintage furniture, floors, and rugs all in high demand. Get the look with these flooring ideas! Floor Coverings International KC South has compiled our favorite floors that capture a vintage vibe. Vintage Area Rugs…

Carpet Buying Guide for Olathe Homeowners

Picking the perfect carpet can be a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be! Here at Floor Coverings International KC South, we offer a vast selection of different carpets with various pile types, fiber materials, and styles. To make the selection process easier, our experts have compiled a buying guide so you can quickly learn which carpet characteristics…

Infographic: Synthetic Carpeting Misconceptions

Many people are under the impression that natural is simply better. Better quality, better for your health, better for your home, and better for the environment. With that mindset, it makes sense that there are a lot of misconceptions about carpeting made from synthetic fiber such as nylon, polyester, and olefin. Floor Coverings International KC South brings both natural…

Tile Spring Cleaning Tips for Leawood Homeowners

Spring is in full swing, and if you’ve been putting off your cleaning projects, now is a great time to get started! De-cluttering and dusting are great ways to practice spring-cleaning, but giving your floors a good scrub down is a more effective way to make your home sparkle this season. Tile flooring is especially…

Is Stair Carpeting Right for Your Overland Park Home?

Carpet has always been a popular option for bedrooms, living rooms, and dens, but we at Floor Coverings International KC South have noticed carpet making its way onto more and more staircases. If you are considering adding carpet to your staircase, read on to see why so many Overland Park homeowners have already done so. Carpet's Unmatched Comfort When…

Light Carpet vs. Dark Carpet: How to Select and What to Expect

There’s nothing like the softness of good carpet under your feet in the comfort of your Overland Park home! But a truly good carpet is also a comfort to the eyes. Would your home be served better by light carpet or dark carpet? Floor Coverings International KC South has a few tips for choosing between light or dark when…

Maintaining Your Cork Flooring

Cork flooring is a great, eco-friendly option for many Olathe homeowners. At Floor Coverings International KC South we know that choosing new flooring and having it installed can be a big investment. We want to assist you in protecting this investment with some tips to help you maintain your new cork flooring. Preventative Measures A great way to keep…

Interview with Local Interior Designer Teresa Sicks

Here at Floor Coverings International KC South, we understand that redesigning a single room let alone an entire home is an incredibly daunting task. For that reason, we reached out to local interior designer Teresa Sicks to talk to us about her advice when it comes to home design. Take a look here at the full interview to learn…

Bathroom Remodel: 5 Shower Tile Design Ideas

If you are planning on remodeling a bathroom in your Overland Park home, consider upgrading your fiberglass shower to tile. Tile’s wide range of materials, colors, and designs allow endless possibility. Read on for five tile designs recommended by the team at Floor Coverings International KC South. White Subway Tile White subway tile is popular for shower walls due…