shawnee hardwood

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…
Flooring in Shawnee Kansas

Top Flooring Trends of 2017

There are a handful of flooring options that have taken center stage this year as the most popular floors of 2017. Some of these choices have been on the rise for a while, and others have only recently become popular. The flooring experts at Floor Coverings International Kansas City West have found that hardwood alternatives and eco-friendly floors in particular…
Kansas City West Bamboo

Bamboo Flooring Basics

Bamboo has gained popularity in recent years as a viable flooring option. Though many people have a visual in their heads that involve bamboo as a hollow tree growing in patches that giant panda bears like to eat, it is so much more. In fact, bamboo is not a tree at all, and it isn't…
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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,…
Shawnee Cork Flooring

Cork: A New Eco-Friendly Flooring Trend

Homeowners now have a wide array of options for new and replacement flooring. Often, for some, budget constraints determine the choice of materials, while for others, sustainability the highest priority. Cork is one choice that fits both criteria. What Is Cork Prized for its impermeability, cork first gained fame when winemakers adopted it as a…