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The Pros and Cons of Parquet Hardwood Flooring

At Floor Coverings International West Metro Atlanta, we’re dedicated to helping home and business owners alike in the greater Marietta, East Cobb, Powder Springs, and Smyrna areas stay up-to-date on the latest and greatest in flooring trends. Today, our flooring experts are here to discuss a resurfacing hardwood trend that not only evokes centuries-old traditions but has the potential to reinvigorate the design of your space…
How to Protect Hardwood Floors

How to Protect Hardwood Floors

If you’re a Smyrna homeowner looking to install hardwood floors, or if you just recently did, it is important to know how to protect them. At Floor Coverings International West Metro Atlanta we want you to enjoy your floors long after they are installed. By following a few easy steps, you can keep your hardwood floors looking pristine and brand…
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Infographic: Our Guide to Eco-Friendly Flooring

Eco-friendly flooring is a hot topic both in West Metro Atlanta and across the country. But which choice is best for your home? The experts at Floor Coverings International West Metro Atlanta have done the work for you and put together this handy guide to eco-friendly flooring. Photo Credits: gualtiero boffi, Fishman64, Valentina Razumova
Dark hardwood in West Metro Atlanta

4 Benefits of Hardwood Flooring

Solid hardwood is one of the most popular flooring choices in the greater West Metro Atlanta area—and it’s no surprise! With its natural strength and long-lasting beauty, who wouldn’t want hardwood in their home? Our experts at Floor Coverings International West Metro Atlanta share four great benefits of this timeless flooring option below. Durability Natural hardwood floors are some of…
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How To Clean Your Hardwood Floor

For homeowners in the Marietta area, hardwood floors are a classic option for any modern or traditional home. With consistent cleaning and maintenance, hardwood flooring can last a lifetime. It can be difficult to keep track of the things you need to do. Luckily, our experts at Floor Coverings International West Metro Atlanta have made this handy guide to scheduling…
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What are Good Flooring Options for Historic Homes?

In many cases, it is best to avoid putting in new flooring in a historic home, especially if the original flooring is made from hardwood that can be sanded down and refinished. However, in some cases installing new flooring in such a home is unavoidable. In such instances, consider the following options from the experts…
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How to Choose a Hardwood Floor Stain

Choosing the right stain for your new hardwood floor can be a challenge. Here are some of the pros and cons of light, medium brown, and dark brown/black stains for your consideration from the experts at Floor Coverings International West Metro Atlanta! Light Colors While some dismiss light colored flooring as being old fashioned in style, it does have a…
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What You Need to Know About Engineered vs. Solid Hardwood

Hardwood is a popular flooring material in the greater Marietta, East Cobb, Powder Springs, and Smyrna areas because it brings value to a home, is incredibly durable, and available in hundreds of different styles. One decision you’ll have to make when installing hardwood in your home is between solid and engineered hardwood. Read below to learn about the differences between the…