Reasons to Love Cork Flooring

Cork is an amazing flooring option for many homes, ranking well in both durability and comfort. It’s grown in popularity recently for its sustainability and eco-friendly nature. Although cork is gaining recognition, it remains a choice that is often overlooked by homeowners. We want to change that! Our experts at Floor Coverings International Shallotte love cork for its…
Multi width hardwood flooring in Southport

3 New Flooring Trends for Hardwood Fans

There are many different types of hardwood available for those who are looking to purchase new floors. However, if you want something unique or contemporary, you may be looking at hardwood flooring trends to help you find the right floors for your Southport home. Here at Floor Coverings International Shallotte, we work hard to keep up with the…
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Protect Your Investment: 5 Hardwood Maintenance Tips

Southport homeowners love the look and feel of hardwood. With its durability, versatility, and style it’s no wonder that hardwood flooring is so popular in the greater Shallotte, Ocean Isle Beach & Southport NC area. At Floor Coverings International Shallotte, our customers ask us for advice on how to protect their new hardwood floors. Here are five tips for making sure your hardwood lasts…
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Creative Options for Bathroom Tiles

Tile is a great choice for Shallotte bathrooms. It holds up to humid environments and comes in an endless array of different materials to fit almost any stylistic need. Some recent introductions to the market have also provided a fun twist to more traditional bathroom décor. Keep reading to learn about three creative choices from…
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Eco-Friendly Flooring: Linoleum

Shallotte home or business owners looking for eco-friendly flooring should turn their attention to a classic, but often overlooked, material: linoleum. First patented in the 19th century, linoleum remains one of the most versatile options available for people wanting to limit their environmental footprint. Unlike vinyl (a petroleum byproduct) or wood (which requires the harvest…
Sun room tile flooring in Ocean Isle Beach

Flooring Ideas for Your Indoor-Outdoor Living Space

In a naturally beautiful setting like Ocean Isle Beach, you want to be able to take advantage of the outdoor environment as much as possible. Covered porches, decks, balconies, patios, and sunrooms allow you to enjoy the outdoors while not straying too far from the comforts of home. But choosing flooring that can stand up…
Fall Flooring Tips for Ocean Isle Beach

4 Flooring Tips For Fall

Fall takes a while to reach us here in the Shallotte, Ocean Isle Beach & Southport NC area, but once it does, winter isn’t far behind. At Floor Coverings International Shallotte, we often remind customers that with the changing of the seasons comes new cleaning challenges for your floors. Falling leaves, rainy days, and family holidays all can do a number on your flooring.…
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Interview with Luxury Designer Faith Sheridan

Here at Floor Coverings International Shallotte, we are privileged to interview some of America’s leading designers as part of our Designer Influencer Interview Series. Our goal is to give our readers valuable advice they can apply to their own homes. In our latest interview, we are pleased to introduce renowned interior designer Faith Sheridan. You can follow Faith…
Flooring for Businesses in Shallotte

Flooring Options for High-Traffic Businesses

Businesses that maintain a constant influx of traffic need to have flooring that's up to the task. When it comes to flooring options for high-traffic businesses, there are four major options depending on the durability needed: commercial-grade carpeting, linoleum, ceramic tile, and polished concrete. Commercial-Grade Carpet Every carpet manufacturer has a different way of grading…
Affordable flooring in shallotte

3 Affordable Options For Flooring

Affordable flooring is always desirable. When you want to make an improvement in your home, you don’t want to go broke in the process. This means you want to explore some of the more affordable options that exist for flooring. Check out some of Floor Coverings International Shallotte's favorite affordable flooring options: Carpeting Carpeting is a great option…