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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…

Infographic: Summer Home Improvement Checklist

The summer is almost over and you might still have a few projects to check off your list. Here are four fixes you can take on to keep your home in the best condition possible. With the help of Floor Coverings International of Northwest San Antonio, your home will look better than ever.   Photo Credits: © Anton Kossmann, © MPanchenko,…

A Quick Guide To Floor Color Psychology

Choosing the right color for your floors goes beyond trying to disguise grime. Floor color greatly influences the overall appearance of your interior decorating because your floors will pick up and enhance the colors of your walls, furniture, and art. For this reason, it’s important that your floors fit in with the aesthetic of your…

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…

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…