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…

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…

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…

Effortless Flooring Options for Homes in Humid Climates

North Carolina summers are hot and humid – that’s just a part of life here in the South. While it’s wonderful to have fun in the sun, it’s important to keep the climate in mind when selecting the flooring that’s right for you. Traditional flooring options like carpets and hardwoods tend to retain moisture, although…

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…

Site-Finished vs. Pre-Finished Hardwood Flooring in Southport

When you plan to install hardwood floor in your Southport home, one of the decisions you will have to make is whether you want pre-finished or site-finished planks. What does that mean exactly? Pre-finished hardwood arrives at your home finished, sealed, and ready for installation with no extra steps, whereas site-finished hardwood is sanded and…

Video: Flooring Project for a Custom-Built Holden Beach Home

We love what we do here every day at Floor Coverings International Shallotte. Now we're inviting you to share in our passion by checking out some of our work. We completed this flooring and tile install for a custom-built home in Holden Beach, and we love how the project turned out! See for yourself in the video below:…

How to Modernize Your Hardwood Floors

Hardwood is beloved for its classic appeal, but is it possible to take your hardwood up a notch when it comes to style? The answer is yes. By making some key design choices, you can easily create a hardwood floor that looks modern and chic! Today, Floor Coverings International Shallotte wants to highlight three key choices to consider…