Designing the Perfect Home Office

There are few things better than a functional home office: a place within your own home that you can escape to in order to relax and get work done. The best home offices strike a balance between formality and comfort. They help us tap into our most productive selves without stress or anxiety. Here we’ve…

Eclectic Kitchen Design

To start, what is an eclectic kitchen? We’d like to emphasize that an eclectic space doesn’t necessarily need to be overly whimsical or busy. The term eclectic isn’t synonymous with disorganization! Eclectic kitchens can be modern, classic, or abide by some other interior design style. The common link between all of them is the unique pairing of colors,…

Interview with Design Blogger Home Jelly

At Floor Coverings International Flagstaff, we love to bring you creative insight and perspectives from some of the Internet’s most successful design bloggers. Our latest interview features the amazingly talented Skaie Knox of Home Jelly. You can follow Skaie on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, and YouTube. What's one of your favorite design pieces you have in your own…

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…

Best Flooring Materials For Kitchens

From heavy foot traffic to spilled food, kitchens tend to take a beating. If you’re thinking of installing new floors in your kitchen, it's important to choose a material that's durable enough to withstand heavy use. Here you’ll find some kitchen flooring recommendations for your Flagstaff home. Hardwood Hardwood is a time-tested, durable choice for…

5 Unique Kitchen Backsplash Designs

For many Flagstaff homeowners, the kitchen is the favorite room in the home. It’s where families come together and share a meal after a long day, or where friends congregate during social gatherings. If you like to entertain, you probably want your kitchen to have that "wow" factor. One great way to achieve this is…

All About Carpet Flooring

Because of its comfort, visual appeal, and versatility, carpet has been a choice flooring for budget-conscious and comfort-focused homeowners for many years. With the endless options for cuts, colors, and materials, it can be hard to decide which carpet flooring is the best option for your Flagstaff home. Here we’ll look at different carpet styles…

5 Hardwood Floors That Ace the Janka Hardness Scale

If you’re interested in new hardwood flooring, familiarizing yourself with the Janka hardness scale is a great way to begin your search. The Janka scale ranks different hardwoods based on their durability. There are dozens of species used to make solid wood floors, but there are only a few domestic species with a Janka Hardness…