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Infographic: Solid, Engineered, and Laminate Hardwood.

Here at Floor Coverings International Kansas City West, we know just how much local homeowners love the hardwood look. While solid hardwood plank flooring is the most traditional way to get the wood look, engineered hardwood and laminate plank flooring are also great options that come with their own set of unique qualities. The differences between these hardwood and hardwood-look…
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Why You Should Consider Blonde Hardwood

Once you decide to install new hardwood in your Overland Park, Shawnee, Lenexa, Prairie Village area home, it’s time to decide on the look you want. With so many different options, it can be a bit overwhelming. Thankfully we’re here to help! In recent years, blonde hardwoods have increased in popularity due to their neutral and classic look. Read below…
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How to Deal with a Flooded Hardwood Floor

Hardwood flooring can sustain a great deal of water damage in the event of a flood, leak, burst pipes, or water heater failure. Thankfully, all is not lost even if your floor looks like a total disaster. Following are some tried and proven ways from the experts at Floor Coverings International Kansas City West to save hardwood flooring that has…
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6 Tips for Cleaning & Maintaining Hardwood Floors

Homeowners in the greater Overland Park, Shawnee, Lenexa, Prairie Village areas love the durability and beauty hardwood floors bring to their home. Whether you’ve installed cherry, oak, or maple hardwood, it’s going to require a bit of maintenance to keep your floors in good shape. Read below for 6 tips from the experts at Floor Coverings International Kansas City West for cleaning and maintaining your…
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Key Flooring Terms When Shopping For Hardwood

Many an unsuspecting Olathe owner has started to research hardwood flooring, only to be overwhelmed by a slew of confusing industry jargon. Floor Coverings International Kansas City West is here to help! Keep reading for list of important terms you should know to be “in the know” when it comes to hardwood flooring! Hardwood Floor Types: Solid Wood — each individual plank is made…
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The Differences Between American & Brazilian Cherry Hardwood

Cherry hardwood is a popular flooring choice in the greater Overland Park, Shawnee, Lenexa, Prairie Village areas because it brings a classic and elegant look to any room. Not all homeowners realize that there are actually two different types of cherry hardwood: American and Cherry. One is the American cherry tree, which is commonly grown in North America, and the…
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Solid vs. Engineered Hardwood Flooring

If you are considering installing new hardwood flooring in your home or office in the greater Overland Park, Shawnee, Lenexa, Prairie Village area, you have options. This is especially true when you are working with Floor Coverings International Kansas City West where we have a huge flooring selection from which to choose. There are multiple species of wood to select from and choices to make…