Chesterfield Hardwood

Why Hardwood Floors Are a Great Investment

So many factors can influence the value of your home that are largely out of your control, such as changes in the city’s demographics, the quality of local schools, and other amenities. But you can exert a great deal of control over the value of your home with targeted remodeling projects, such as installing new…
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4 Carpet Maintenance Tips

Carpet flooring is a great way to add a warm and cozy feeling to a home. It provides insulation, a soft surface to fall on, and is available in many different looks! Regardless of the type of carpet chosen, it needs to be properly maintained to stay looking like new throughout the years. The experts…
Chesterfield Hardwood

3 Hardwood Alternatives

Many homeowners in the greater Chesterfield, O'Fallon, St. Peters, St. Charles areas love the timeless look of hardwood floors. Hardwood is durable, beautiful, and adds a classic look to any room. Despite the many benefits, hardwoods do require some maintenance, can’t be installed in rooms with high levels of moisture, and are one of the pricier flooring options. Thankfully, there…
Chesterfield Hardwood

An Overview of Solid vs. Engineered Hardwood

Hardwood adds a classic and timeless look to any home in the greater Chesterfield, O'Fallon, St. Peters, St. Charles areas. Installing hardwood also adds durability and value to your home. While solid and engineered hardwoods look the same on the surface, they are constructed very differently. The experts at Floor Coverings International West County, MO share the differences below so that you can make a…
Chesterfield Flooring

The Best Hardwood Flooring for Play Areas

You might think carpet seems like the obvious choice for a child's playroom or the family recreation area, but you might want to rethink that. With so many options on the market these days, your choices aren’t limited! The experts at Floor Coverings International West County, MO explain why hardwood makes a great flooring choice for play areas below. The…
St. Charles Hardwood

Benefits of Pre-Finished Hardwood Flooring

Hardwood can either be finished on site or before it is installed in your home. No one approach is perfect for every situation, but there are many conveniences that accompany pre-finished hardwood flooring. The experts at Floor Coverings International West County, MO highlight below a few of the biggest benefits of having your hardwood flooring finished ahead of time. No…
Chesterfield Tile Flooring

Caring For Your Tile Floors

Tile flooring can be a beautiful addition to your home. Whether it is solely in the wet areas, or all over your home, it is important to know how to care for your tiles so that they look their very best. One of the benefits to having tile throughout your home is that it is…
Chesterfield Hardwood Flooring

5 Flooring Trends For 2016

Flooring trends are important to be aware of. Whether you are the trendsetter on your block or you simply want to incorporate something new into your home, the trends can be explored. Some of the trends have to do with the material while others have to do with the way the materials are treated or…
Carpet vs. Hardwood Infographic

Carpet vs. Hardwood Flooring Infographic

Carpet and hardwood flooring are two of the most popular types of floors, but sometimes it can be hard to decide between the two! While they are very different, they both have their benefits. Carpet adds a warm feel to the room and is soft to step on while hardwood floors add a classic beauty and…