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5 Tips for Maintaining Hardwood Floors

Flagstaff homeowners love the look and feel of hardwood floors. That’s why they choose oak, maple, and ash hardwood for their home more than any other flooring material. At Floor Coverings International Flagstaff, our customers trust our expert advice when it comes to flooring. Many of our clients ask us about how to ensure their new hardwood floors stand the…
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Benefits & Challenges of Bathroom Hardwood Flooring

Hardwood is a beautiful and durable flooring material, making it a great choice for sophisticated bathrooms in Flagstaff, AZ. However, many people avoid installing hardwood in bathrooms for fear of warping or damaging the wood. While this is a definite risk due to the inherent humidity of the bathroom setting, it is more than possible…

3 Pet-Friendly Flooring Options to Consider

More than 66.5 million households in the United States have pets. These furry, lovable creatures make their way into our hearts and sometimes make a mess on our floors. Pets bring a lot of life and love into the home, but they can also take a toll on certain types of floors. Whether you have…

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…

Late Spring Cleaning Tips

Are you arriving a little late to the game for spring cleaning? Don’t worry you’re not alone! Many homeowners wait to get to their spring cleaning until May, when it’s great weather and garage sale hunters are out and about. At Floor Coverings International of Flagstaff, we know how important deep cleaning your flooring is,…

Five Upkeep Tips for Hardwood Floors

Hardwood flooring can be a great investment for your home. However, it’s important to take steps to safeguard this investment, to keep your floors looking great for years to come. Today, we’ll be looking a few regular steps you can take to maintain the upkeep of your floors. Dust One thing that can have a…

Stop These Habits For Better Carpets

For home owners with carpets, you love that they give great insulation and warmth especially with the chilly winters in Flagstaff. However you know that to keep them looking at their best, they require more maintenance than other materials like laminate or vinyl. Stop these habits to increase the lifetime of your carpets. Not having…

Quick Fixes To Make Before Warm Weather Season

At Floor Coverings International of Flagstaff, we’re not just experts in hardwood and carpet flooring, we’re also serious about all aspects of home improvement. In order to better assist our customers, we make sure to stay up to date on all kinds of spaces within the home renovation sphere. With spring nearly upon us, we’ve…

Three DIY Hardwood Floor Cleaning Tips

When it comes to cleaning your new hardwood flooring, everyone has a recommendation to make. Whether it’s a product they’ve been using for years or a homemade recipe passed down by their Great Aunt Ethel, it’s a safe bet that nearly all your friends and family have a must-use solution to tell you about. Here…

Cleaning Hardwood Floors

A broom and dustpan are generally all that is needed to clean hardwood floors in Flagstaff AZ. Your floors may also require periodic hardwood refinishing and scratch repair, however, depending on the traffic they receive. When cleaning hardwood floors, keep in mind that excessive water and some detergents can damage wood floors. (Obviously, a wet…