Top 5 Creative Hardwood Floor Designs

We love the classic look of hardwood floors, but there is something stunning about a creative flooring design. Complicated or simple, a patterned floor can add style and interest to your Cayce home. At Floor Coverings International Columbia East, we know how much of an impact flooring can have on your home! We’ve broken down our favorite creative flooring…

The 4 Best Carpets for Your Living Room

Bringing comfort and warmth, carpet is a great option for your Cayce home. At Floor Coverings International Columbia East, we know that Cayce homeowners love the look and feel of wall-to-wall carpet in their living rooms. If you’re considering carpet but feel overwhelmed by too many options, we’re here to help! We’ve broken down the top four carpets to…

Engineered Hardwood vs. Solid Hardwood

Solid hardwood or engineered hardwood: which is the best option for your Cayce home? While solid hardwood was once considered the only “true” hardwood option, engineered hardwood is now a popular alternative. Floor Coverings International Columbia East is proud to bring both solid and engineered hardwood to Cayce homeowners. To help you make the best choice for your home,…

Finding Your Perfect Flooring Fit

Finding the perfect flooring can be tough. At Floor Coverings International Columbia East, we understand that every Columbia homeowner has different priorities when looking for new flooring. We’ve compiled our top choices for a variety of concerns: durability, visual appeal, affordability, and comfort. Durability: Porcelain Tile Both porcelain and ceramic are versatile, durable flooring options. Porcelain is slightly harder…

Matching Area Rugs to Different Flooring

Area rugs are the perfect way to add comfort and style to your home. Elevate the look of your Columbia home even further by choosing area rugs that perfectly complement your floors! Floor Coverings International Columbia East has compiled our favorite area rug matches for various types of flooring. Hardwood Flooring Hardwood flooring and area rugs are a perfect…

Quality Flooring for Safe Basements

Basements are unique among the levels of a Columbia home. Not just any flooring material can be safely installed below grade, and without proper consideration, the wrong basement floor can even impact a homeowner’s health! For those who enjoy the cool calm of a basement sanctuary, moisture-resistant floors are crucial. Moisture threatens healthy, safe basement…

Quick Guide to Refinishing Hardwood Floors

Hardwood floors may last a lifetime if properly cared for, but sometimes factors align to damage your beautiful flooring. Or maybe your wood floors are vintage originals from the past, and it’s time for a refresher. Whatever the case, Floor Coverings International Columbia East is here to talk hardwood floor restoration. Whether your floor is best served by a…

Synthetic Carpeting Misconceptions

Many people believe that natural flooring is just better - better for your health, home, and the environment. Given that mindset, it makes sense that many people have misconceptions about synthetic carpeting. When it comes to carpet fibers, many people assume that natural fibers such as wool are the best option. Floor Coverings International Columbia East is here to…

Maintaining and Cleaning Natural Stone Floors

High-end stone flooring is something special to behold. Marble, granite, and slate are three popular options, providing any Columbia home with the cool, calming ambience for which these stones are renowned. However, a major point to bring up with high-quality stone flooring is care and maintenance. To fully enjoy the luxurious beauty of these natural…

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…