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Pet Friendly Flooring for Shawnee Homeowners

Hardwood is traditional and timeless, while carpet is plush and warm. However, neither of these common flooring materials are ideal for pet owners. Here at Floor Coverings International Kansas City West, we want to help Shawnee homeowners find floors they love without having to worry about excessive damage from pet accidents, claws, and more. Below are the best floors for…
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Here’s Why You Should Be Using Carpet Tiles

At Floor Coverings International Kansas City West, we know that Shawnee homeowners like to stay up to date on design trends. But we also know that being trendy is only a single, small concern when it comes to choosing carpet flooring for your home. Much more important for most people is the knowledge that what they’re walking on is functional…
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Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Traditional Shawnee Flooring Choices

Whether your goal is to “go green” or to find a natural, hypoallergenic floor, there are many reasons why Shawnee homeowners choose eco-friendly flooring over the traditional options. Here at Floor Coverings International Kansas City West, we believe that you don’t have to give up the beautiful look of hardwood or the soft feel of carpet to go green. For…
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3 Things to Consider Before Choosing a Carpet Color

Kid at a candy store, or cruel conundrum? There’s so much to consider when you’re deciding on a new carpet, you might sometimes feel completely lost. Of course, that’s why the Floor Coverings International Kansas City West experts are here. Check out this handy list of things to keep in mind as you decide on a color for the carpet…
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Natural Fiber Carpeting: A Stylish and Sustainable Choice

Natural fiber carpeting is a hot trend for Kansas City homes and businesses. Beautiful and sustainable, it allows owners to combine green living with beautiful flooring. Keep reading for top picks from our experts at Floor Coverings International Kansas City West! Wool Wool remains one of the most popular options for natural fiber carpeting due to its durability, soft texture,…
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Floor Choices to Soften Impact on Achy Feet and Joints

Ouch! Standing for long hours on hard surfaces, including carpet laid over concrete can be hard on your feet, ankles, knees, hips, and spine. This is especially true for people whose joints are naturally achy from osteoarthritis. Feet problems, such as plantar fasciitis (sometimes called "policeman's heel") are particularly aggravated by walking on hard surfaces.…
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The Best Carpet for Your Kids’ Playroom

The playroom is one of the most beloved and well-used rooms in the home. Not only does it give parents a haven for that seemingly endless mountain of toys, but it also gives kids their own refuge from the restricted world of adults. You probably want carpet in the playroom in order to make it…
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Caring For Carpet: Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Flooring

Carpet is designed to last anywhere from 5 to 15 years, depending on the pile length, quality, padding, and foot traffic on your flooring. One way to ensure that you get the most out of this investment is also to properly maintain it. When it comes to carpet, this consists of routine maintenance, such as…