Luxury vinyl flooring in Columbia

Is Luxury Vinyl Flooring Right for Your Home?

Surprised to find “luxury” and “vinyl” in the same sentence? We get it. Vinyl has historically been associated with low-budget remodels, but as flooring technology continues to improve, that is no longer the case. Vinyl has been engineered to perform and look better, giving birth to a new type of flooring: luxury vinyl flooring (LVF).…
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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…
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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…
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Top Bathroom Flooring Alternatives

Step into any bathroom and look down. There is a good chance you are standing on some sort of tile floor. Installing tiles in bathrooms has been a popular choice stretching back thousands of years, at least to the ancient Roman times. But it wasn't until the 20th century when the use of tiles in…
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Infographic: The 3 Best Flooring Styles for Pet Owners

Choosing a flooring style that will stand up to the pressures of pets can be tough. Fortunately, the experts at Floor Coverings International Columbia East understand the strengths and weaknesses of the endless flooring options available and have come up with the three best hardwood alternatives for pet owners. Consider one of these styles, and rest assured that no…
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Overview of Luxury Vinyl Tile

The humid environment in Columbia can be tough on floors. Without regular maintenance, porous flooring materials like wood and natural stone can warp and swell. Columbia’s relatively warm temperatures also mean that mold and mildew are a concern. So what to do if you want the look of wood or stone flooring, but don’t have the time…
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3 Hardwood Alternatives that Look Like the Real Thing

Everyone loves the look of hardwood floors: beautiful, classic, and versatile. But the truth is that hardwoods aren’t right for every situation. Say you need a durable floor that can handle moisture (like in a bathroom or laundry room), or you want one that will absorb sound (for an apartment or condominium). In such cases,…