At Floor Coverings International in Albuquerque & Santa Fe, NM, we take flooring seriously. Choosing a floor for your home can sometimes be an overwhelming experience. We take pride in providing all of the information you need to make an educated choice. Take a moment to review the following terms and then view each page for more detail. When you’re ready, call Floor Coverings International in Albuquerque & Santa Fe, New Mexico for a free in-home estimate and design consultation.


Laminate Flooring: Laminate flooring is one of the most convenient and long-lasting floor coverings on the market, thanks in part to technology. Read more about laminate flooring here.


Hardwood Flooring: Hardwood flooring offers ageless beauty that increases the value of your home. Read more about hardwood flooring here.


Carpet: Carpeting can add warmth and style to any room. Before choosing a new carpet, review some of the styles and materials so you don’t become overwhelmed by the many choices. Read more about carpet here.


Engineered Hardwood Flooring: Engineered hardwood flooring blends the easy installation of laminate floors with the durability of real hardwood flooring. Read more about engineered hardwood flooring here.


Solid Hardwood Flooring: Solid hardwood flooring is a popular choice among homeowners thanks to its durability and diversity of colors and styles. Read more about solid hardwood flooring here.


Vinyl Flooring: Vinyl flooring is a variant of linoleum and it is stain and water resistant, making it an ideal choice for bathrooms, kitchens, laundry rooms, entryways and more. Read more about vinyl flooring here.


Bamboo Flooring: Bamboo flooring has been popular in the Pacific Rim for decades. While often grouped with hardwood floors, bamboo is actually made from a species of grass called “Moso.” Read more about bamboo flooring here.


Tile Flooring: Tile flooring is extremely durable, attractive and appropriate for a wide variety of room décor. Read more about tile flooring here.


Berber Carpet: Berber carpet is a popular choice for high traffic areas thanks to its durability and stain resistance. Read more about Berber carpet here.


Green Flooring: Green flooring options abound at Floor Coverings International, so if environmental protection is on your list of priorities, check out our showroom for your next home improvement project. Read more about green flooring here.


Sisal carpet: Sisal carpet and rugs are made from the fibers of a cactus plant native to Africa and Brazil. These fibers are cut, dried and treated to produce twine that can then be woven into floor coverings. Sisal carpet.