Should You Have Carpet in Your Office?

The average office floor sees a lot of action from foot traffic, coffee and lunch spills, and furniture movement, all of which affect the longevity and appearance of your flooring. It is for this reason that companies in the Calgary, Alberta area come to Floor Coverings International Calgary for help choosing the flooring for their office space. To help…

Comparing Wood-Look Alternatives: Vinyl vs Laminate Flooring

Vinyl and laminate are often compared against each other as wood-look alternatives. Which one is perfect for your  Calgary home? To help you find your best fit, the experts at Floor Coverings International Calgary have compared and contrasted the benefits of both!  Laminate Appearance Laminate and vinyl are both capable of replicating the visual…

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Choosing Carpet

Most homeowners in Calgary shop for carpets once every decade. So it's no surprise, that the process can be confusing. Thanks to readily available misinformation, carpet buyers end up making the same blunders. At Floor Coverings International Calgary, we believe in doing things the right way and helping homeowners find the best flooring for them. Now, here are…

Floor Cleaning Tips for Calgary Homes

Having a clean floor might seem like a regular to-do, but it's actually a vital part of maintaining your family's health. Floors collect a variety of dirt and stains that need regular cleaning. Here is the guide our team at Floor Coverings International Calgary put together to help you clean every surface in your Calgary home! Vinyl Flooring For…

Everything You Need to Know About Laminate Flooring

As a less expensive alternative to hardwood, laminate floors are becoming more and more popular among active Calgary homeowners. These floors are ultra-durable and low-maintenance, which makes them perfect for people on the go! If you're considering a laminate floor but aren't exactly sure where to start, then this guide from the experts at Floor Coverings International Calgary is for…

Luxury Flooring on a Budget

Do you want a luxurious look for your Calgary home? Would you rather avoid the hefty cost that comes with exotic hardwoods or marble flooring? Floor Coverings International Calgary has you covered. We’ve compiled some of our favorite budget-friendly, luxurious-looking flooring options. Luxury Vinyl Flooring Luxury vinyl tile or planks are an ideal addition to homes looking for…

Infographic: Building Blocks of the Most Durable Carpet

When you live an active life, you need a durable carpet to match. There are a lot of factors to take into consideration: carpet fiber, density, twist, style, and even color can impact durability. Floor Coverings International Calgary is here to guide you through the building blocks of the most durable carpeting. You may also enjoy: Calgary Infographic:…

The Facts on Fireplace Flooring

In the winter, a hearth is more than a point of warmth in your Calgary home. It is a place to gather, a hub of comfort and coziness. For the full fireside experience, a fireplace needs to be safe and clean. What kind of flooring pairs well with this age-old seasonal standby? At Floor Coverings International Calgary, we…

Five Flooring Styles to Consider

Staying on top of current interior trends and flooring styles is a never-ending task. Trends come and go with every passing year, and it's hard to guess which ones are worth your investment. Lucky for you, we've been in the business a while now and have come to know the popular styles that homeowners choose…

3 Classic Bathroom Tile Flooring Looks

If you’re ready to redo the bathroom in your Calgary home, one of the most important considerations is the flooring. Of course, you could go with something fancy and high-tech like laminate or luxury vinyl—but it’s far more likely that you’re looking for something simple, classic, and functional.   Yet even if you know that…