Flooring Tips for Making Small Spaces Look Bigger

Feeling space challenged in your home? Don’t worry; there are numerous effective ways to use flooring choices to create the illusion of more substantial square footage. Use the following flooring design tips to help expand the space visually in every room of your home. Light Colors Create an Airy, Open Feel Choosing lighter color palettes…

Going Coastal: 3 Flooring Ideas for Your Beach House

Coastal, beach-inspired design 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 help you achieve it! Here at Floor Coverings International, we offer a wide variety of flooring products to make…

Top Tile Options for Basement Flooring

Tile is an excellent basement flooring option. It will not sustain water damage from leaks, sewer problems or excess humidity. It is durable and easy to clean, making it the perfect place to drop messy gear, laundry or pet products. And it is available in a wide variety of materials and styles. Following is an…

Get the Look: Mid-Century Modern

Mid-century modern style of the 1950s and ‘60s has experienced a major resurgence in recent years. Many homeowners appreciate mid-century modern design for its clean lines and warm, comfortable feel. Though you may not want your entire home to look straight out of the 20th century, adding touches of the mid-century modern look throughout your…

Flooring Ideas for Your Minimalist Home

Minimalist home décor is steadily on the rise. Whether you have a new, modern home or a classic, older one, you can embrace this trend with certain remodeling, furnishing, and decorating choices. To give your Princeton home a minimal feel, look for neutral, understated colors and simple designs that make the space feel clean and open.…

Warm Flooring Materials

With the cooler months ahead, it's a great time to make sure your home is a warm and cozy oasis from the cold. Here at Floor Coverings International, we have some tips to help you choose flooring that will be warm underfoot! Here are some of the most popular warm flooring materials to consider. Carpet…

The Origin & Design of Craftsman Style Homes

Craftsman style homes are a common style across North America. This style is highly sought after by many homebuyers for its classic look that can also have a modern flare. Have you ever wondered where this popular style came from? Read on for a look into the origins of craftsman style homes and how you…

5 Reasons Linoleum Is Making a Comeback

Decades ago, linoleum was the flooring of choice for schools, government buildings, and commercial spaces. It was also found in the kitchens and basements of many homes. It was prized for its durability, even if it lacked much character and style. As other flooring options like laminate hardwood and vinyl became available, linoleum was ripped…

How to Make Low Ceilings Look Higher

While a home with high ceilings and big windows is ideal, it isn’t always the reality when you’re trying to check everything else off of your dream home list. Low ceilings can make a room feel cramped or smaller, but it doesn’t have to feel that way. There are many small (and big) things that…

Considering Wallpapering Your Floors? Read This First.

The trend of using wallpaper to spruce up laminate flooring is popping up on DIY blogs and home improvement enthusiasts’ radar everywhere. We can understand the fascination! Adding wallpaper to your floors creates a unique look and can breathe new life into your interior design. As interesting as wallpapered floors are, though, there are a…