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Best Sustainable Flooring Options for Your St. James Home

We are constantly learning new ways to live a more sustainable life. From minimizing our use of plastics and becoming more aware with our buying power, together we are moving towards a greener future. You can also choose to bring more sustainable materials into your own home! At Floor Coverings International Shallotte we offer a variety of environmentally…
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4 Reasons to Choose Bamboo Flooring for Your Home

If you’re considering installing hardwood floors in your St. James home, we at Floor Coverings International Shallotte would also recommend bamboo flooring as a smart option. Most homeowners know about bamboo as an eco-friendly flooring choice, but that’s not its only advantage! Bamboo is also durable, easy to maintain, long-lasting, and has a distinctive look. Continue reading to…
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Best Hardwood Flooring Options for Your St. James Home

When picking new flooring, you can never go wrong with hardwood. Hardwood flooring comes in a variety of colors and designs, but no matter the style, hardwood adds comfort and value to any home. It can be overwhelming to choose the best hardwood for your home, but our designers at Floor Coverings International Shallotte are here to help…
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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…
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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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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
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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…
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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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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…