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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 NC 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…
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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,…
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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…
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Flooring Tips for Cat People

For many cat owners, cats are a part of the family. However, for all their wonderful qualities, cats are not always neat and tidy. Cat owners who are homeowners in the Southport or Shallotte area (or property owners who will be renting to cat owners) must make smart flooring choices in order to minimize wear…
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Carpet Materials: Wool vs. Nylon

Carpet has been a popular flooring option for years, and it’s not hard to see why. It’s soft, insulating and affordable. When it’s time for new carpet in your Shallotte, Ocean Isle Beach & Southport NC area home, there are a number of things you have to make decisions about. One of the major items is your new carpet’s material. Today…
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4 Carpet Cleaning Tips You Need To Know

Most homes have carpet installed in at least one room. This cozy and durable flooring is affordable, insulating and comfortable underfoot. It’s no surprise carpeting is popular here in the Shallotte, Ocean Isle Beach & Southport NC area and across the country. Unfortunately it’s easy to let maintenance fall on the wayside. A carpet that isn’t taken care of properly begins…