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How to Choose Carpet for Any Room in Your Home

Southport homeowners love carpeting for its comfort, style, and affordability. If you’re looking to update or enhance a room without breaking your budget, our experts at Floor Coverings International Shallotte can help you find the perfect carpet for your needs! Below, we share some of our favorite carpet picks for a variety of spaces. Formal Living Room In…
Carpet in a Southport home's living room, courtesy of Floor Coverings International Shallotte

4 Surprising Reasons You Should Consider Carpet for Your Southport Home

There are plenty of reasons to love soft, cozy, and comfortable carpet. It feels great underfoot. It looks lovely in living rooms and beautiful in bedrooms. It’s friendly on a working family’s budget. However, there are many hidden benefits to carpet flooring that remain unknown to North Carolina families. Read on for a few surprising…
Furnished living room with natural sisal carpet.

Best Carpets for Your St. James Home

When choosing which type of flooring to put in your home, carpet options can present an exciting (and sometimes overwhelming) number of possibilities. There are pros and cons to each type of carpet, meaning that the best carpet for your home is dependent upon your individual wants and needs.  We here at Floor Coverings International Shallotte want to…

The Top 5 Carpet Trends for 2019

For those in the know, carpet can be a flooring option that’s eye-catching, expressive, and modern. If you are unaware of the modern trends in carpeting, this list from our experts at Floor Coverings International Shallotte will change that by highlighting the top five carpeting trends for 2019 to spice up your Southport home! Let’s get going on…
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Rustic Flooring Ideas For Your Southport Home

While having a home where everything looks perfect is nice, there’s something beautiful about a slightly unfinished, rustic look. At Floor Coverings International Shallotte we know there can be perfection in imperfection. That’s why we want you to know about flooring options that will give your Southport home a distinctly rustic feel. Hand-Scraped Hardwood Historically all flooring was…
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3 Flooring Picks for a New Nursery

Whether you're expecting a baby or your bundle of joy is already here, you know that your nursery should be a space that’s both functional and safe. Fortunately, our expert team here at Floor Coverings International Shallotte can help you pick the perfect floor. Here are three great options that would work well in a Southport nursery. Carpet…
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3 Flooring Styles For Beach Homes

Complete your beach home aesthetic with the right flooring style! The experts here at Floor Coverings International Shallotte can help you find the perfect material to brighten, lighten, and cool down your home in the greater Shallotte, Ocean Isle Beach, Southport & St. James area. Take a look here at three of our favorite styles or call us for a free in-home design consultation! We…
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Carpet Qualities and Inspection Tips

There is a great range of diversity among carpet styles and materials. This may make the prospect of carpeting a home seem daunting, but at Floor Coverings International Shallotte, we are all for customization! More options means more personalization, and more homes to fit the Southport homeowner. When purchasing carpet, here is a list of items to know…
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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…
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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…