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The Best Flooring to Install Over Radiant Heating

Hard, durable flooring such as natural stone can be a stunning addition to your Columbia home - but come winter, it’s not always the most comfortable. Radiant heating is a luxurious, cozy solution to cold flooring. Floor Coverings International Columbia East has compiled some options for flooring that works best over radiant heating. Marble Tile Flooring The only thing…

Infographic: How to Pick Bathroom Tile

Bathroom tile is often overlooked during home design, but it is actually one of the most customizable areas of the home. There is an endless variety of colors, textures, patterns, and materials for you to choose from to perfectly craft a unique look. From bold ceramic designs to natural stone looks, we can give you…
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Flooring That Makes a Statement

It’s hard to go wrong with neutral carpeting and natural-toned hardwood, but if you’re looking to make more of an impression, Floor Coverings International Columbia East is here to help! Below, we’ve compiled a list of dramatic flooring you might not have considered. From modern and trendy to classy and timeless, these flooring choices will make a statement. Black…
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Your Guide to Natural Stone Tile Flooring

Stone tile flooring is an excellent way to bring natural elegance and modern appeal into your Columbia area home. There are many features and advantages to using natural stone materials, including: Classic beauty Distinctive one-of-a-kind designs Natural feel Durability with minimal maintenance Environmental benefits The following is an overview of the top natural stone flooring…
Natural Stone Tile in Columbia

Infographic: Using Natural Stone Tile in Your Home

Are you thinking about adding natural stone tile to your home in the greater Columbia, Cayce, or Blythewood area? Your local experts at Floor Coverings International Columbia East can help you find the perfect style! We've created a helpful infographic for you to get a better idea of the qualities to consider when choosing stone for your floors. Read…
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How to Clean Stone and Slate Tile Flooring

While materials like marble, travertine, granite, and slate are extremely durable and don’t require much special attention, knowing how to properly clean them is still important if you want to maintain the appearance of your tile floors over a long period of time. The tile and stone flooring experts at Floor Coverings International Columbia East are here today to…
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Reasons Why Every Home Needs Tile Flooring

Tile flooring is everywhere. It’s in the bathrooms at work, the hallway of your local mall, and perhaps even in your own kitchen. Tile is a common commodity for a good reason. Here at Floor Coverings International Columbia East, we offer countless tile varieties and believe that any Columbia home can benefit from what tile has to offer. Next…
Slate Tile Colors

Slate Tile: Three Surprising Spots For Interior Use

What Is Slate Tile? Slate tile from Floor Coverings International Columbia East is a striking and unique flooring choice for your home in Columbia, Cayce, Blythewood, or another local area. Slate tile is usually gray, but you will find that it comes in a variety of tones including blue and even red. Each slate tile is cut…
Sisal carpeting in Columbia, SC

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…
Granite Flooring, Columbia, SC

Granite and Beyond: Selecting Stone Tile for Your Home

We love the look of natural stone in Columbia. When blue granite was selected as the state stone in 1969, legislators declared that this stone had been used to “beautify all areas of South Carolina.” Take a look at the South Carolina Statehouse and you’ll see what they mean. Selecting the right stone tile flooring…