Protecting Your Hardwood Floor from Temperature Threats

Hardwood is a remarkable flooring material in a number of ways, but it is particularly interesting that this classic floor comes from raw, living nature! The downside to this is hardwood’s susceptibility to temperature changes. With the onset of cold or heat, hardwood can swell or shrink, causing lasting damage to your beautiful floors. Floor Coverings International Chandler-Gilbert

Infographic: Top 3 Floors for Bathrooms

Choosing the right floor for your bathroom is important. In an area that experiences so much humidity and so many water spills, you need to make sure your floor can handle it. At Floor Coverings International Chandler-Gilbert, we are experts in bathroom-friendly flooring and are here to help Chandler, Gilbert, Ahwatukee, Tempe, Mesa, Maricopa area homeowners find their perfect fit. Photos © Photographee.eu © Halchynska Kseniia ©…

5 Reasons to Love Ceramic Tile

Here at Floor Coverings International Chandler-Gilbert, we love ceramic tile. This versatile material can be used in showers, backsplashes, floors, and more. Plus, it offers a great value for Chandler homeowners. If you aren’t yet considering ceramic tile for your next home improvement project, you’ve come to the right place! Here are five reasons to choose ceramic tile:…

Engineered vs. Solid Hardwood Flooring

Hardwood floors give Chandler homes and businesses an everlasting appeal because their rich hues and grains never go out of style. Not too long ago, if you wanted to have the look of hardwoods, you had to get traditional solid hardwood floors. However, now there are different ways to get the same look, but with a…

What You Need to Know Before Buying Berber Carpet

At Floor Coverings International Chandler-Gilbert we love our carpet history! Originally, Berber carpet was known for its light color with flecks of darker tones throughout the fibers. More recently, the term ‘Berber’ came to mean a carpet with looped fibers. As this newer reference became popular, Berber carpets began to hit the market in a great diversity of…

How to Properly Vacuum Your Carpet Flooring

If you have carpet flooring in your Gilbert home, we know you want to keep it looking its best! The experts at Floor Coverings International Chandler-Gilbert have prepared a series of tips to help you clean your carpet thoroughly and learn how to vacuum properly. Prep Work Before you even turn on the vacuum cleaner, be sure to…

3 Great Low-Maintenance Flooring Options

If you don't want to fuss with maintaining a floor after you install it, you're not alone. Flooring products that require little to no upkeep are continuing to arrive on the market, and they are very popular with Chandler area homeowners. Here are three low-maintenance flooring options you’ll find at Floor Coverings International Chandler-Gilbert: Stain Resistant Carpet Carpet sometimes has…

Infographic: How to Make Your Home Feel Bigger with Hardwood Floors

There are so many great ways to utilize hardwood flooring in your home. Besides its beautiful look and texture, hardwood can help you make your space appear bigger than it actually is. Follow along as Floor Coverings International Chandler-Gilbert takes you through some great tips on enlarging your space through flooring. Afterwards, be sure to give us a…

3 Reasons to Install a Tile Backsplash

A backsplash is a necessary part of every kitchen because it makes clean up a breeze. A backsplash protects your drywall from splatters, stains, and moisture, and when you use tile as your material of choice, the area behind your sink or stove will always look clean and bright. Our team at Floor Coverings International Chandler-Gilbert can help you find the perfect backsplash…

How to Choose the Right Carpet Style for You

There is nothing that compares to carpeting when it comes to the overall feeling of warmth and comfort it brings to your Gilbert home. Not to mention the fact that it feels like heaven to sink your toes into luxuriously soft carpeting at the end of the long hard day. However, choosing the right carpet…