Interview with San Antonio Realtor Joe Wrzesinski

Here at Floor Coverings International of Northwest San Antonio, we want to help you get the information you need in order to buy or sell your home. We had the great pleasure of speaking with Joe Wrzesinski of Rigel Realty who shared his insight on the local housing market here in San Antonio. Take a look at the full interview here to learn…

Is It Wood or Wood-Look?

Perhaps you’ve considered hardwood alternatives for areas of your San Antonio home, and your go-to option is laminate. But laminate doesn’t have the water-resistance you need for your bathroom or kitchen. You also need something that will hold up well under heavy traffic and be easy to clean and maintain. Wood-look tile is the perfect…

Best Flooring Options For Pet Owners

We love our pets, but they come with challenges. When it comes to flooring, stains and scratches are common byproducts from our furry friends. The team at Floor Coverings International of Northwest San Antonio is here to help. Read on to learn about what flooring types we recommend to resist stains and scratches in your San Antonio home. Hardwood Hardwood is…

Flooring Tips for Allergy Sufferers

Allergies in San Antonio can be an agonizing experience as there really is no off-season. Mountain cedar pollen strikes in the winter, while grass pollen and ragweed run rampant during the spring, summer, and fall. Combined with regular allergens such as pet dander, dust, and mold, it’s no wonder that people can have prolonged allergy problems.…

Carpet Care: How to Clean 4 Common Stains

San Antonio homeowners choose carpet flooring for the warmth and comfort it brings to their home. Carpet is expected to last around 10 years with proper care, and in that lifetime it is sure to receive several stains. After all, where life happens, spills happen! Floor Coverings International of Northwest San Antonio is here to help with tips on how to clean…

Interview with Local Interior Designer Jana Valdez

Many of our customers are always looking for the newest trend to try in their homes. In order to keep you in the loop with the latest styles, materials, and aesthetics, we reached out to local interior designer Jana Valdez of Haven Design and Construction. She provides personalized design advice that will make your home…

Dealing with Nicks, Scratches and Dings on Your Hardwood Floor

Hardwood flooring is a beautiful way to add value to your San Antonio home. Yet, as time passes, nicks, scratches and dings can mar the surface, making your floor look worn. Here are some tips on touching up your hardwood floors and how to tell when it’s time to call in flooring professionals. Gaps Between…

How to Choose an Area Rug for Your Living Room

How can you make a room feel cozy and fashionable without completely overhauling the floors? Use an area rug, of course! The reliable alternative to carpet flooring that offers all of the same comfort, insulation, and style, area rugs come in a wide variety of sizes, shapes and colors. However, you might be feeling like…

Common Tile Care Mistakes

While known for their beauty and durability, tile floors can still be damaged by improper maintenance, resulting in discoloration, mildew, or chipping. Here are some common mistakes people make when cleaning their tile floors and ways you can avoid them. Keep reading to learn more from the experts at Floor Coverings International of Northwest San Antonio! Letting Spill Sit Too Long…

Why Linoleum Flooring is Making A Comeback

The term “linoleum” can conjure up a number of different images in one’s head – perhaps including the faded patterned floor of your grandmother’s kitchen. While such an image may accurately depict linoleum from decades ago, modern linoleum is much stronger, more durable, and far more attractive. Here at Floor Coverings International of Northwest San Antonio, we have a large selection…