Top 6 Reasons to Choose Bamboo Flooring

For homeowners who are thinking of installing new flooring in their home, bamboo is a viable option that deserves careful consideration. The experts at Floor Coverings International KC South have listed their top 6 reasons for installing bamboo flooring in your Kansas City South house below! It’s a Renewable Resource All the media coverage of…

Flooring Options for Pet-Lovers

When you have pets, you might assume that your options are pretty limited for flooring. No matter how disciplined your dog or cat may be, they’re going to have an accident now and then while you’re training them, and they’re going to be tracking dirt into the home. But, that doesn’t mean that you can’t…

The Four Ws of Tile

Why? Where? When? Wood? Gem Lake Porcelain Tiles Tile, aside from being one of the most readily available flooring products on the market today, is also one of the most historic and longest lasting, with its roots going back all the way to Ancient Egypt. In fact, according to the World…

Carpet Buying Guide

Carpet Color choices If your landscaping looks a bit like your living room. Then it's time to update that green shag. But, if you haven't been carpet shopping recently, you may be overwhelmed by the many choices. Don't make the mistake of choosing carpeting only for its color. Consider the carpet's…

Examining All Your Tile Options

Types of Tile The many choices, origins, and uses of one of construction’s most-used materials. In the world of decorating and renovation, few choices have quite as important of an impact as choosing what type of floor you want to install. From kitchens to bathrooms, your flooring decision has to take into account not only…

Hardwood Flooring Q&A

You asked! We answered! If you’re thinking about installing new flooring in your home, hardwood is most likely one of the flooring options that’s under consideration – and for good reason. Not only is hardwood by far history’s most popular flooring choice (outside of dirt), it’s also durable, practical, renewable, and most importantly, a gorgeous…

5 Busted Myths about Wood Floors

Learn The Facts About Wood Flooring They’re cold, they’re expensive, they’re too hard to keep clean – if you’ve explored the possibility of adding beautiful hardwood floors to your home, you’ve no-doubt had these worries roll through your mind. But the truth of the matter is, once you separate fact from fiction, wood floors offer…

Problems With Discount Flooring

Before You Consider Discount Flooring, READ THIS! In the age of extreme couponing and coupon codes, sometimes we get so wrapped up in the discount we neglect to consider the consequences of settling for less. When it comes to a major purchase like flooring material and installation, leaving your future in the hands of people…

Determining Carpet Prices

3 Factors That Affect Carpet Prices Though it’s in just about every single home across the United States, we rarely give carpet a second thought except when it comes time to replace it. We see advertisements all the time for “rock bottom carpet prices!” or “free carpet when U pay installation!” or “buy one room…

Bamboo Flooring: Pros and Cons

Should You Bamboo? The pros and cons of one flooring’s hottest materials, bamboo! Though hardwood floors are a popular choice for almost every room in the house, choosing the right one can be a bit of a process. With so many available species and finishes to suit your space, it can be hard to decide…