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3 Solid Floor Types and How to Maintain Them

Maintaining your flooring is key to a long-lasting home that is both beautiful and comfortable. Depending on their type, you may have to follow some specific rules to keep those San Antonio floors in tip-top shape. At Floor Coverings International of Northwest San Antonio, we don't just encourage maintenance -- we want your floors to sparkle! Here’s a quick guide on…
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Bathroom Tile Upgrade

https://youtu.be/lEdDrxMa6eY Built in the 1970s, this bathroom was in serious need of an upgrade. It was covered in retro ceramic tiles, paired with carpet and vinyl flooring that had seen better days. The bathtub and shower are now lined with brushed stone tile backsplash, for a clean and timeless look, while the floors have been…
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Stylish and Unique Patterns for Your Floors

Set your home apart with a stylish pattern for your floors! Patterned flooring is the perfect way to add visual intrigue and fun flair to your San Antonio home. Hardwood, carpet, and tile can all be used to create stunning and unique patterns. Floor Coverings International of Northwest San Antonio has compiled our favorite patterned flooring looks to kickstart your creativity.…
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Flooring Spotlight: Shaw Floorté Luxury Vinyl

As flooring professionals, Floor Coverings International of Northwest San Antonio is always on the lookout for beautiful and durable new flooring materials to better service our customers. Something we’ve been excited about recently is the colorful and inventive Floorté collection, created by our manufacturing partner, Shaw Floors. Today we’ll cover some of the unique aspects of this collection, what we love…
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Stylish Bathroom Tile Ideas

The right tile choice can transform your bathroom from an ordinary washroom into a beautiful personal spa. With so many options of material, color, pattern, style, and shape, it can be difficult to settle down on the perfect look for your space. Floor Coverings International of Northwest San Antonio is here to help! Keep reading to learn about some of our…
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Home Design on a Budget – Kitchen Flooring

At Floor Coverings International of Northwest San Antonio, we believe everyone deserves to live in a home they love and feel comfortable in, regardless of budget. For that reason, we put together this mini-series, Home Design on a Budget. In this installation, we are going to discuss a topic we know very well here: flooring. To read our previous post on…
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Home Design on a Budget: Kitchen Backsplashes

At Floor Coverings International of Northwest San Antonio, we aim to help San Antonio homeowners find the perfect solutions to their home improvement needs. Whether you are planning to resell your house or are looking to make a long-term investment for your family, upgrading your home’s kitchen is a great place to start. To help families begin navigating the home improvement…
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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…
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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.…
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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…