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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…

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…

Time to Transition

Transition flooring is often the last piece of the flooring puzzle to be determined. It should definitely be planned before installation as it will impact how the flooring will be laid out. Transition pieces can also be vital in providing structural support for your floors as they contract and expand much like the joints on…

Flooring for Expanding Families

Every home has its own unique set of needs, and this certainly extends to the realm of flooring options. Although hardwood flooring may be your aesthetic ideal, there are certain everyday needs for certain families that aren’t always met by hardwood flooring. Families with elderly members, for instance, are going to want to pursue softer…

Flooring Options for the Basement

One thing that many homeowners fail to consider is that every room in your home has a different flooring need. Whereas carpet flooring may be perfect for your bedroom, it’s likely not the best option for your bathroom. At Floor Coverings International of Flagstaff, we have incredible Design Associates on hand to help you navigate…

Best Flooring Options for Warmer Areas

Now that we’re fully in the swing of summer, plenty of homeowners in the Flagstaff area are sure to be doing everything they can to keep their home as cool as possible. From installing a new air conditioner to upgrading your windows, chances are if you live in Arizona you’re going out of your way…
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Flooring for Southwestern Decor

Here in the Flagstaff, Sedona area, we're very familiar with Southwestern design. One of the best things about living in the Southwest is its unique and engaging local culture which includes everything from cuisine to fine arts. When it comes to interior design, there are few styles better suited for Arizona homes than the contemporary Southwestern…