What are the Most Durable Types of Hardwood Flooring?

Hardwood floors are rated on the Janka hardness scale to help inform consumers about their durability. Surprisingly, the hardest woods in existence don't make good flooring. Instead, woods that are in the middle of the scale are better because they are easy to work with, but still resistant to scratches and dents. Read on to learn about some…

Natural Carpeting Options Beyond Wool

When it comes to picking a natural carpet for your home, many homeowners stop the decision process at wool. After all, wool is a popular, comfortable, and durable option for natural carpeting. Floor Coverings International West County, MO is proud to supply a variety of other natural carpeting options to Chesterfield homes, however. Keep reading to learn more about these…

Pairing Area Rugs With Different Types of Flooring

Area rugs are the perfect way to bring comfort to harder flooring, such as natural stone or wood. Matching your area rugs to your floors can tie your entire home together, and add a new level of visual appeal. Floor Coverings International West County, MO has compiled our favorite tips for creating a stunning home by expertly pairing area rugs…

Interview with Local Chiropractor, Dr. Felicity Keough

As a local business, we believe in encouraging our community and shining a light on those making a difference around us. This week, we had the great pleasure of speaking with Dr. Felicity Keough about her local chiropractic business in St. Charles, Keough Chiropractic. Take a look at the interview here and be sure to…

Choosing Tile Color

Tile coloring is something that deserves careful attention when considering new flooring for your home in the Chesterfield area. The color of your tiles can say a lot about the room and its owner! There is no wrong way to color-code your own living space, but to make sure you are creating the feeling that…

2 Innovative New Flooring Trends to Try

Here at Floor Coverings International West County, MO, we care about providing Chesterfield homeowners with the latest and greatest flooring products. So in addition to offering popular colors, styles, and materials, we also carry innovative new flooring products from the nation’s top manufacturers. With that in mind, we would like to introduce you to two new flooring styles that are…

Customize Your Home With Patterned Vinyl Flooring

Vinyl flooring is made of a plastic material that is then overlaid with an image or pattern. One of the reasons vinyl is so unique is because it can be made to look like almost any other material. With recent technological advances, vinyl flooring can now also feel like many other materials. If you’re a…

Infographic: Ways to Make Your Home Environmentally Friendly

Here at Floor Coverings International West County, MO, we care about offering you the natural and sustainable flooring choices you want for your Chesterfield home. However, making your home environmentally friendly goes beyond just flooring. That’s why we’re supporting Arhaus and American Forests' mission by sharing a few simple tips for going green in all areas of your home! As you can see from the infographic…

Interview with CertaPro Painters’ Greg Campbell

Choosing paint colors for your home can be a daunting task. The endless variety of samples and swatches to consider makes it possible to design any style of room you could want, but it also means that you'll spend a lot of time deciding between a handful of almost identical shades until you find the…

Choosing the Right Plank Width for Hardwood

Choosing the right hardwood for your St. Charles home can feel a bit daunting with the wide variety of colors, textures, and species available. But besides these features, it’s also important to consider plank width. Different plank widths can alter the look and feel of your space and change the product price and installation cost.…