Infographic: Cut Pile vs. Loop Pile Carpet Floor Coverings International Columbia East

Infographic: Cut Pile vs. Loop Pile Carpet

If you've been exploring carpet options for your home then you've probably come across terms like "cut pile" and "loop pile". Floor Coverings International Columbia East has created this handy infographic to help you understand a little more about carpet flooring. If you reside in the Columbia, Cayce, Blythewood, or surrounding areas then give our experts a call. We provide free,…
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What the Flooring in Your Home Says About You

When it comes to choosing a floor for your Columbia area home, most people are so busy thinking about price and installation logistics that they forget to consider one of the most important things of all. Have you ever considered how different kinds of flooring communicate different priorities? Most of us naturally try to balance…
carpet stain removal tips for Columbia East homeowners

DIY: Carpet Stain Removal

Homeowners in Columbia love carpet for the warmth and comfort it brings to their homes. However, carpeted flooring is not without its challenges, one of the most common being stain removal. Read on for some basic guidance regarding stain types and treatment options. Water-Based Stains When treating carpet stains, it’s best to identify the type…
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Flooring Types to Wow Your Guests

Columbia homeowners are always looking for flooring that is comfortable, durable and easy to maintain. But sometimes you just want your home to impress the guests. Luckily, there are many types of flooring that will wow your company and be a practical investment for your home. Learn more about our favorite flooring with big impact…
5 Things to Love About Area Rugs in Columbia

5 Things to Love About Area Rugs

We’ve said there is a lot to love about an expanse of warm, soft wall-to-wall carpeting, and that’s still true. However, for rooms of the house where hardwood, tile, or laminate are the preferred flooring, consider the benefits an area rug can bring. Design Area rugs are a simple way to enhance any room. They…
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Best Flooring Options For Every Room in the Home

Selecting flooring for any room in your Columbia house is a big decision. If you need some help narrowing the choices, read on for the top flooring picks for every room in the home from our team at Floor Coverings International Columbia East. Kitchen Hardwood flooring in the kitchen is worthy of some debate. Standing…
Wall-to-wall carpet in Columbia, SC

5 Things to Love About Wall-to-Wall Carpet

There is a lot to love about an expanse of warm, soft wall-to-wall carpeting. Learn more about the benefits of this style from our team at Floor Coverings International Columbia East. Comfort Columbia homeowners know what it’s like to step out of bed on a chilly winter morning. If you have hardwoods or tile flooring,…
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Carpet Recycling: Your Questions Answered

We love helping homeowners in the Columbia area improve their homes and offices with new flooring. But what about the old flooring? If you are interested in learning more about the latest in carpet recycling efforts, read on! What part of the carpet can be recycled? Both carpet and padding can be recycled. Padding is…
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Natural Flooring Options: Carpet, Hardwood and Stone

Many homeowners in the Columbia area are looking to incorporate green building materials. Luckily, there are a number of natural and eco-friendly flooring products available today. Here is a quick overview of some popular types of natural flooring that will bring the outdoors in. Carpet Carpet is not usually the first thing that comes to…