Get the Softest Bedroom Carpet for Your Home

When it comes to bedroom interiors, a soft look and feel are common design goals. That’s why homeowners in Marietta make carpet a top choice for their bedroom floors. At Floor Coverings International West Metro Atlanta, we supply the softest varieties of carpet to turn your personal space into a cloud-like respite. Read on and learn how you can get…

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…

Lighten Up With Blonde Hardwood Flooring

Lighter varieties of hardwood are often referred to as “blonde” hardwoods. Have you considered this flooring statement for your Marietta home? At Floor Coverings International West Metro Atlanta, we offer hardwood of all varieties, colors, and finishes, but we think that our blonde hardwood options really shines bright. Learn more: Benefits of Light Wood Let there be light! Installing blonde…

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…

Interview with Atlanta Design Blogger Tina B. Ladson

Floor Coverings International West Metro Atlanta is delighted to introduce the latest installment in our Designer Influencer Interview Series. Tina B. Ladson is a talented designer, writer, and entrepreneur and author of the website Lifestyle with Tina B., where she gives inspiration in living well, organizing, practical décor, and home entertaining. You can follow Tina on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest. Organize…

Get the Look: Rustic Hardwood Flooring

Believe it or not, the newest thing in flooring is old wood! Rustic hardwood flooring has become a trendy, popular choice among Marietta homeowners. Whether you are trying to match the vintage feel of an older home or add warmth and character to a newer one, rustic hardwoods can work in a variety of spaces.…

2017 Flooring Trends: Terracotta Tile

At Floor Coverings International West Metro Atlanta, we like to keep our customers informed on the latest trends in flooring, and in the last few years, we have seen a shift towards rustic, distressed, and reclaimed flooring. Some homeowners still prefer old-fashioned flooring styles to sleek, modern designs. For example, hand-scraped and distressed hardwoods have steadily gained popularity, and in…

Interview with Mommy My Way

At Floor Coverings International West Metro Atlanta, we love to bring you creative insight and perspectives from some of web’s most influential bloggers. Our latest interview features popular mommy blogger Nikki of Mommy My Way. You can follow Nikki on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, and Etsy. Please tell us a little about yourself. I'm a single mom to an almost…

Hardwood vs. Laminate: 3 Things to Consider

Prior to the late 70s, the only way to get the classic look and feel of hardwood in your home was to install floors made from Oak, Maple, Birch, or another tree. Laminate changed everything. Invented by the Swedes in 1977, this synthetic flooring material has only grown in popularity since its inception. You can…

The New Luxury Vinyl: All About Texture

If you have been shopping for new flooring, you've undoubtedly noticed that vinyl is back in style. You've probably seen sheets in a variety of cuts, tiles that can be arranged in a myriad of ways, planks that resemble wood and other smooth surfaces, and patterns that were never available to your grandparents. Advances in technology…