Infographic: So You Don’t Want Traditional Hardwood?

Have hardwood flooring on the mind, but don't want traditional hardwood?  Floor Coverings International Albuquerque and Santa Fe offers this guide to other hardwood flooring options in the Albuquerque, Santa Fe areas. Photo Credit: MarjanCermelj

Porcelain vs. Ceramic Tile

Ready to add tile to your Albuquerque home?  Often homeowners find themselves trying to decide between porcelain and ceramic tiles.  Read on to learn the difference between the two from the experts at Floor Coverings International Albuquerque. Ceramic and porcelain tiles are both made from clay that is heated to high temperatures.  Porcelain is a…

Interview with Queen B and Me

Here at Floor Coverings International Albuquerque and Santa Fe, we are privileged to interview some of America’s leading designers and bloggers as part of our Designer Influencer Interview Series. Our goal is to give our readers valuable advice they can apply to their own lives and homes. In our latest interview, we are pleased to introduce Andrea of Queen B and…

Albuquerque Hardwood Trends

Hardwood flooring is a timeless and classic flooring choice for your home.  Homes have featured hardwoods for centuries, but there are new hardwood flooring trends to consider!  Here at Floor Coverings International in Albuquerque, we know the ins and outs of hardwood flooring and can help you select the right flooring materials for your home.…

Fast Facts on Luxury Vinyl Tile

Vinyl may not be at the top of your flooring wish list but many homeowners are discovering this unique, affordable, and stylish material deserves a second chance. Here are some fast facts on luxury vinyl tile from the experts at Floor Coverings International here in Albuquerque. The Look You Want  Many homeowners have their hearts…

Interview with Twenty One Two

Floor Coverings International Albuquerque and Santa Fe is pleased to introduce interior design and blogging extraordinaire Amanda Evans. Amanda runs a premier design company and gives readers a glimpse of her decor, fashion, and travel inspiration through her blog. She recently answered a few questions with us in this exclusive interview. Please tell us a little about yourself. I am an…

New Carpet Ideas

There's nothing quite like fresh, clean, new carpet.  Whether you're adding in carpeting to your bedroom, the hallways, your dining room, or the living room, the experts at Floor Coverings International in Albuquerque can help!  You may think you've heard it all when it comes to carpet, but here are some carpet trends to watch…

Engineered Hardwood Flooring

It's hard to argue with hardwood flooring. The durability, the timeless style, and the value it adds to your home all make it a very popular choice for Albuquerque homeowners. However, when you know you want hardwood flooring you'll have to decide if engineered hardwood flooring or solid hardwood flooring is right for you.  Here…

Reasons To Choose Bamboo

  Bamboo flooring has seen a dramatic rise in popularity in the last couple decades, especially in the Albuquerque, Santa Fe area. This comes as no surprise for us at Floor Coverings International Albuquerque and Santa Fe, since we are well aware of all the benefits bamboo flooring offers, including its obvious beauty. If you don’t already know about all the desirable aspects…

Creating a Floor Cleaning Kit

So you’ve just installed the floors of your dream, but how do you keep them around for as long as possible? Maintenance! We know cleaning isn’t the most fun of tasks, but keeping your floors clean will help your floors last longer in addition to keeping allergies and other respiratory worries at bay. Different types…