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Experiencing Beauty with Luxury Vinyl Plank

As the name implies, luxury vinyl plank flooring (LVP) replicates the appearance of real hardwood flooring with commercial materials. These products have been trending in popularity among Willoughby homeowners that are making flooring improvements with an eye on cost-effectiveness and quality. Here at Floor Coverings International of Mentor, we are proud to promote the use of next-generation technology combined…
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3 Reasons to Consider Engineered Hardwood Flooring

At Floor Coverings International of Mentor, we pride ourselves on taking the time to talk with our customers to ensure that we fully understand all of their flooring needs. Often, this means we end up discussing engineered hardwood flooring. While it has been around for a while, many homeowners in Mentor, Painesville, Willoughby, and Cleveland, and the surrounding areas are often surprised by all…
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Best Options for Reflooring your Basement in East Cleveland

Are you thinking of remodeling the basement in your East Cleveland home? Many Clevelanders remodel their basements in a variety of ways that help them get more enjoyment from their home, use their space more efficiently, and increase their home’s resale value. Typically, part of remodeling the basement includes selecting a new floor. This can…
Hardwood Flooring in a Mentor Livingroom

Choosing the Right Plank Size in Painesville

Are you thinking of installing a new hardwood floor in your Painesville home? Hardwood is an excellent choice of flooring. Few other options offer the same durability, stylishness, or enduring value. If you have already started looking for hardwood flooring, you know that there are a variety of plank widths available. Just in case you…
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Infographic: Luxury Flooring on a Budget

Do you want a luxurious look for your home? Would you rather avoid the hefty cost that comes with exotic hardwoods or marble flooring? Floor Coverings International of Mentor has you covered. We’ve compiled some of our favorite budget-friendly, luxurious-looking flooring options. You might also enjoy: Infographic: Comparing the Different Types of Flooring Resale Ready: Best Value-Boosting Floors Ceramic…
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A Guide to the Janka Hardness Scale

If you are shopping for hardwood floors, it is imperative that you understand the Janka hardness scale. Even though you might be a bit confused at first, this scale is quite easy to understand and can be of the utmost value in helping you choose the right hardwood flooring for your home in Mentor, Ohio.…
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Resale Ready: Best Value-Boosting Floors

When reselling a home, one of the most significant factors that can increase your property’s value lies in its flooring. High quality, beautiful floors will make all the difference and could get your Mentor home off the market quicker and at a greater price. Helping to prep homes for resale is one of the things…