Natural Carpet vs. Synthetic Carpet

There is a seemingly endless variety of carpet styles, colors, and designs. Unless you have a clear vision of what you’re looking for, it can be difficult to decide what you want. Before you dive into plush and frieze, flecked and neutral, it’s important to decide which type of carpet fiber is best for your…

Flooring Style Trends for 2018

Here at Floor Coverings International Shallotte, we are always looking for new flooring trends to bring to our customers. In 2018, we’re expecting to see the return of minimalist styles as well as a variety of geometric patterns in tile, wood, and more. Southport homeowners, be sure to consider these trendy designs as you shop for new floors…

How to Choose the Right Flooring for Your Pets

Your animal companions spend a lot of time on the floor, so it’s important that your flooring suits the needs of both you and your pets. Fortunately, our expert team at Floor Coverings International Shallotte can help you discover the right floor for your Southport home based on your pets’ behavior. Here are some suggestions: If your pets…

3 Tile Trends for Your Home

While flooring trends come and go, tile will always be a reliable choice for bathrooms, kitchens, and more. Tile flooring is classy, durable, and dependable. It is easy to maintain and comes in such a wide variety of shapes and styles that it works well in virtually any Southport home. Plus, new tile designs are…

Infographic: 3 Eco-Friendly Floors We Love

Eco-friendly floors provide many benefits for your home in the greater Shallotte area. Browse these three popular styles and learn more about the sustainable trend that is good for both your home and the environment.   Photo Credits: © Vladislav Lyutov, © Fishman64, © J. Schelkle

3 Low-Maintenance Flooring Choices for Your Rental Property

If you have a vacation rental property in the Shallotte area, then you know that it can be hard to keep your space maintained without spending a lot of money. Choosing the right flooring can help make things easier. The right floors will hold up to heavy foot traffic and frequent cleaning, and will resist…

Best Carpets for Master Bedrooms

The master bedroom is the ultimate place to escape for homeowners in Southport. As an area of rest and refuge, the master bedroom deserves the best carpet possible. Though there are countless carpeting options out there, our carpeting professionals here at Floor Coverings International Shallotte have determined the three best for your bedroom in terms of comfort, durability,…

Going Coastal: 3 Flooring Ideas for Your Beach House

Coastal, beach-inspired design is perfectly suited to homes in the Shallotte, Ocean Isle Beach, and Southport areas. This design style is meant to reflect the coastal environment, so it often features natural textures, nautical details, and shades of blue and white. If you love the breezy, laid-back feel of coastal style, know that we can…

Infographic: Four Notable Exotic Hardwoods

Looking for a unique look in your Shallotte home? Exotic hardwoods have stunning grain patterns that give your flooring an unparalleled elegance. These beautiful and durable hardwoods might be perfect for your home, just ask your local experts at Floor Coverings International Shallotte.   Photo Credits: © Mark Bernard, © Woyzzeck, © Fotografos, © IMG Imagery

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…