Entryway Flooring Do’s & Don’ts

The entryway is a very important part of your home in the greater Huntsville, Madison County area. It’s the last thing you see before heading off to work, and the first thing guests encounter when they step over your doorway. With the holiday season just around the corner, making a good impression on guests is even more…

Dry or Wet Mop: What’s Right for Hardwood Floors?

At Floor Coverings International of Huntsville, we know that homeowners don’t just want to buy the right hardwood floor; they want to keep their flooring in good condition for years to come. With a host of different cleaning products and recommendations available, though, it can be tough to decide on the best strategy to keep your…

Not Your Grandma’s Vinyl Floors

Vinyl flooring has changed a lot in recent years. Many people in the Huntsville, Madison County area think that it is still like the plastic looking flooring from their grandparent’s kitchen. Modern vinyl that we use at Floor Coverings International is also called resilient vinyl. It is much more durable, stylish and easy to take care of…

Looped vs. Berber Carpet

Choosing a new carpet can be a daunting task. There are tons of brands, materials, colors and pile options. At Floor Coverings International in Huntsville, we’ve noticed that one of the most confusing things for our customers can be the difference between Berber carpet and looped carpet. We’re here to demystify this confusing distinction, and…

Interview with Ada Gonzalez of Ada’s Interior Design

At Floor Coverings International, we love bringing you insight and perspectives from creatives. Today, we have an interview with Ada Gonzalez, interior designer and blogger at Ada's Interior Design, Inc. Floor Coverings International: Can you tell me a little about yourself? Ada Gonzalez: I’m an interior decorator based in New York with clients throughout the USA…

How To Clean Laminate Floors

Laminate flooring is often a popular choice for homeowners because of its impressive durability. Despite this great perk, it’s important to keep up on your cleaning. At Floor Coverings International in Huntsville, we want to help you keep your floors looking beautiful for years to come. That’s why we’ve compiled an easy-to-follow list of important…

Interview with Dana Claudat of ‘The Tao of Dana’

At Floor Coverings International, we love to bring you creative insight and unique perspectives on home design. Today, we have an interview with Dana Claudat - feng shui designer and blogger at The Tao of Dana. Floor Coverings International: Can you tell me a little about yourself? Dana Claudat: I'm a Pyramid School Feng Shui Master, designer…

Area Rug Decorating Tips

  At Floor Coverings International in Huntsville, we know that finding the perfect rug can be a daunting task. They are a big investment, and they come in a wide variety of colors, shapes, sizes and prints. When you choose the right one, it can transform a room’s décor. We also love rugs because they…

Tile Flooring Guide

Low maintenance and durable, tile is a great option for a wide variety of rooms. At Floor Coverings International in Huntsville we offer a wide variety of tiles in different styles and materials. Each option is crafted from its own unique set of materials that offer different benefits. We’ve put together this quick guide that…

Tips to Make Your Flooring Last

You’ve installed beautiful new carpeting, your hardwood flooring is shinning, and your natural stone in the bathroom is pristine! Once you get new flooring in your home, it’s essential you take care of it properly and protect it! Following these few tips from Floor Coverings International of Huntsville will help you protect your flooring so…