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…

Infographic: The 4 Most Popular Types of Tile

Walls and floors and backsplashes-- oh my! On the hunt for a new tile but not sure where to start? This infographic covers all the basics so you can get thinking about which tile will work best in your Calgary home. At Floor Coverings International Calgary, we can help you find the tile of your dreams. Give us a…

3 Steps to a Cozy Bedroom

The holidays are over and it feels like the cold weather is only beginning. If you’re feeling the new year blues like the rest of us here at Floor Coverings International Calgary then maybe it's time we share our coping mechanism… building cozy bedrooms! Nothing makes those dark afternoons better than snuggling up in a comfy bedroom. Here…