The 4 Best Flooring Options For Your Kitchen

Here at Floor Coverings International of Carmel we know that the kitchen is the heart of your home. That’s why we want homeowners in Carmel, Fishers, Zionsville, McCordsville, Westfield to have the right kitchen floor for their taste and needs. Tile Combining style with practicality, tile is a common flooring choice for many Carmel homeowners. Tile is incredibly water resistant, making it a…

3 Signs Your Hardwood Floors Should be Refinished or Replaced

Although hardwood flooring adds an element of beauty to the home, it requires additional effort to keep well-maintained. Floor Coverings International of Carmel provides hardwood refinishing and replacement for homeowners in Fishers and surrounding areas. Not sure if it's time to give your floors some TLC? Here are three things we look for: Fading or Dullness One of the…

Modern Takes on Classic Flooring

Whether you’re in the market for wall-to-wall carpeting or classic hardwood, any flooring option can look fresh and modern with the right design touch. Floor Coverings International of Carmel has compiled our favorite modern twists on classic flooring. Hardwood: Herringbone Hardwood Flooring Trade out common straight hardwood planks with a herringbone pattern for your hardwood. Herringbone is a distinct…

The Best Carpet for Kids and Pets

If you have an active household with kids and pets, chances are the last thing you have time to worry about is your carpet. You expect your carpet to do its job so you can do yours. At Floor Coverings International of Carmel, we are experts in helping Carmel, Fishers, Zionsville, McCordsville, Westfield area homeowners find the best carpet for their lifestyle. Carpet is…

Flooring Comparison: Laminate vs. Vinyl

In the past, we’ve compared laminate with hardwood flooring to see which material is better for Fishers homeowners. And while there was no decisive victor in that match-up (the “best” material really does depend on who and what is in your house), we really enjoyed putting two materials side-by-side and honestly assessing their strengths and…

These 3 Things Might Be Damaging Your Hardwood Floors

Most of the time, we can pretty much ignore the hardwood floors in our Carmel homes because they’re so good at standing up to daily traffic and wear. A little sweep here, a little mop there, and those hardwood planks look beautiful year after year. However, the experts at Floor Coverings International of Carmel are here to remind all…

All About Cork

Here at Floor Coverings International of Carmel, we help Hoosier families find their dream floors. For some, that means a beautiful hardwood or a hardwood alternative. For others, it’s a soft and comfy carpet. Eco-friendly Carmelites choose flooring materials such as laminate or bamboo. But what about homeowners that don’t want to choose between comfort, aesthetics, and the environment?…

Infographic: Your Guide to Eco-Friendly Flooring

Finding sustainable alternatives to flooring materials will help decrease your impact on the environment, increase the value of your home, and save you money every month on your energy bill. You may be familiar with bamboo and cork, but what about the other popular options? Floor Coverings International of Carmel has created a guide to eco-friendly flooring for you…

Solid vs. Engineered: the Best Hardwood for You

Hardwood is the most popular flooring option among Hoosiers, and Carmel is no exception. Local homeowners love the durability, versatility, and aesthetics of hardwood more than any other flooring material. The only downside of hardwood is that you have to choose just one! At Floor Coverings International of Carmel, we help families in the greater Carmel, Fishers, Zionsville, McCordsville, Westfield area find their…

Born in the U.S.A.: Our Favorite Domestic Hardwoods

Carmel homeowners put a lot of value on hardwood flooring that was “Made in America”. When you choose domestic hardwood, you know that you are getting high quality, sustainable, and affordable flooring for your home. At Floor Coverings International of Carmel, we work with Hoosier families to find their dream floors. Here is some information about three of our…