Baby on carpet in Southport

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…
Beach Home Flooring Shallotte

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…
shallotte mold flooring

Keeping Your Home Mold and Mildew Free

Mold is no friend to Shallotte homes! Side effects of living with moldy floors can include coughing, wheezing, skin and eye irritation, and even respiratory infection. Here is Floor Coverings International Shallotte’s guide to mold prevention for the safety of homeowners, and maintenance ofclean, hygienic flooring that shines. The Mold Threat What many don’t realize is that mold actually feeds…
Natural carpet in Southport

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…
Pet friendly flooring in Southport

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…
cork flooring southport

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…
southport hardwood flooring

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…
eco-flooring, green linoleum, Floor Coverings International Shallotte

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…