4 Bathroom Floor Alternatives to Classic Tile

Tile is a very popular bathroom flooring choice due to its water resistance and durability. Some homeowners in the greater Overland Park area, however, want to switch it up! If you’re looking for an alternative to the classic bathroom tile, the experts at Floor Coverings International Kansas City West have outlined our favorite options below! Luxury Vinyl Tile One of…

Infographic: Color Psychology & Your Flooring

Colors can impact our moods more than we realize, which is why it's such an important piece of interior design. Take a look at our latest infographic to learn how to use colors in your Kansas City home. Photo Credit: © United Photo Studio

An Overview of Natural Stone Tiles

Tile is a beautiful addition to any room of the house and is a popular choice in the greater Overland Park area. Natural stone tiles can be used as a classic flooring choice or to make a bold statement, depending on how they are installed. The experts at Floor Coverings International Kansas City West outline the different looks and benefits…

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…

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…

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…

Deciding Between Solid Hardwood & Laminate

If you want the look of hardwood in your Overland Park home, there are several hardwood alternatives to pick from. One of the most popular hardwood alternatives across the United States is laminate. Laminate provides the stylish and timeless look of hardwood with the easy installation and maintenance of laminate. If you’re trying to decide…

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…

Interview with A Tonk’s Tale

Floor Coverings International Kansas City West is delighted to unveil the latest installment in our Blogger Influencer Interview Series. Lisa Richman is a popular blogger and creator of the website A Tonk’s Tale. You can follow Lisa on Facebook, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn, and Twitter. Please tell us a little about yourself. I'm an author, private pilot, fitness nut, animal…

Hardwood for Overland Park Pet Owners

Many Overland Park homeowners think that dogs and hardwoods don’t mix. Floor Coverings International Kansas City West is here to tell you that, while it may take a little extra work, it is possible for the two to coexist! Our furry friends with their long nails and dirty paws pose dangers for luxury hardwood. Follow these tips so you can…