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Top Flooring Choices For Home Gyms

When designing your home gym, it’s important that you consider flooring. Home gyms need a durable floor that is suited to your exercise activities and equipment. It should also be easy to clean, resist absorbing odors, and provide a bit of cushioning to help protect your joints. Keep reading to learn more about three popular…
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Create A Unique Look With Wood Floor Designs

Instead of standard straight plank installation, a growing number of San Antonio owners are choosing different wood floor layouts to showcase their personal style. Ranging from interesting angles to intricate designs, these patterns can enhance the beauty of your wood floors and take your decorating to the next level. Learn more from Floor Coverings International of Northwest San Antonio! Diagonal Pattern…
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Break The Mold With Custom Tile & Grout

Custom grout colors are a great way to really make tile designs pop and accentuate the beauty of your tile flooring or backsplash. Here are some tips for San Antonio owners on pairing grout and tile colors to help you take your style to the next level. Keep reading to learn more from the experts at Floor Coverings International of Northwest San Antonio! Think Outside…
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Hardwood Know-How: Plank Size

San Antonio owners on the hunt for hardwood flooring face a number of important decisions. In addition to the wood type, color, and finish, it’s important to also take plank size into account. Many people overlook how plank size can affect the appearance of a hardwood floor and influence the overall visual space of a room.…
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Five Tile Trends for 2017!

Tile has captured the imagination in 2017! Here are five growing trends from Floor Coverings International of Northwest San Antonio for creative ways to use tile to redo your bathroom, spruce up your backsplash, or update your entryway. Keep reading to learn more! Wood Look Tile It is no surprise that wood look tile is still going strong in 2017. This innovative material…
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Breaking the Mold with Modern Laminate Flooring

In the past laminate had the reputation of being a cheap substitute for wood flooring, both in price and in appearance. However, manufacturing technology has progressed to the point where it’s almost impossible to tell wood look laminate apart from actual hardwood. Even better, laminate flooring is now available in a wide range of different…
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Five Flooring Tricks to Create Visual Space

While we like to say everything’s bigger in Texas, we know that sometimes homes and offices in San Antonio can be a bit snug. Here are five great tricks from Floor Coverings International of Northwest San Antonio to use flooring to open up your space without adding square footage. Be consistent — If possible, avoid using different kinds of flooring for each room.…
Claire Brody

Interview with Austin Interior Stylist Claire Brody

Floor Coverings International of Northwest San Antonio is pleased to bring you the latest installment in our Designer Influencer Interview Series.  Claire Brody is the blogger and interior stylist behind Austin-based Claire Brody Designs. You can follow Claire on Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, Facebook, and BlogLovin. What's one of your favorite design pieces you have in your own home? My favorite piece…
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Interview with Austin Architect Matt Fajkus

At Floor Coverings International of Northwest San Antonio, we love to bring you creative insight and perspectives from some of the top influencers in the design and architecture space. Our latest interview features Austin architect Matt Fajkus of MF Architecture. You can follow Matt on Facebook, Instagram, Houzz, Twitter, LinkedIn, Tumblr, and Google+. Please tell us a little about yourself and…
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How To Extend the Indoors Outside with Flooring

The outside of your home is an extension of the interior. That may sound pretty obvious, but often people forget to carry a cohesive theme through both spaces, both in terms of finishes and décor. The colors and materials you use in your home interior can be extended outside to make the whole property feel…