Choosing Floors To Maximize Investment

Homeowners around Mentor who want to boost the value of their house should take a good look at their floors. Are they starting to look a bit dated or show signs of wear and tear? While you might personally love that 1960s vinyl tile in the kitchen, potential buyers likely won’t share your adventurous fashion…
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All Things Floor Color Theory

Choosing a new floor is not like choosing a new paint color for your walls; it’s a long-term commitment. For many homeowners, this can make the decision process stressful. At Floor Coverings International of Mentor we have helped countless homeowners find the perfect match, and one way we do that is to get them thinking about the best color…
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Mimi Magazine Features Our Great Service & High-Quality Products

Here at Floor Coverings International of Mentor, we take great pride in serving our community. Improving the living experience of homeowners in the area is not something we take lightly, and we are always trying to provide the best service possible. Recently, our owners and our business were featured in Mimi Magazine. Here is a sneak peek: To help…
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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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The Anatomy of a Carpet

You have decided it’s time to replace your carpet. You start your preliminary search and suddenly you’re inundated with terminology that you had no idea existed. We don’t blame you! Carpet is underfoot, out of mind and probably not your top priority. That’s why we at Floor Coverings International of Mentor are here to help. Read on to learn…
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Which Is Better: Hardwood or Laminate?

At Floor Coverings International of Mentor we know that new flooring can completely transform your East Cleveland home. From budget to lifestyle to maintenance, we can help you choose the best flooring for your home. If you are struggling to decide between hardwood and laminate, our experts are here to help. Hardwood Flooring Benefits The beautiful and timeless aesthetic…
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The Best Living Room Flooring Styles

Between watching reruns of your favorite television show and decorating for the holidays, you spend a lot of time in your living room. New flooring can completely transform the space, improving the way you use your home. Our experts at Floor Coverings International of Mentor want to help you choose the best flooring for your home. From lifestyle to…
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Best Flooring for Minimalist Homes

Minimalist décor has been steadily on the rise for the past few years. The style focuses on making spaces feel clean and open, by using minimal decorations in neutral and understated colors. This way the true beauty of a home can shine. Regardless of your home’s style, minimalist décor can work well. With the help…
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Ceramic vs. Stone Flooring

Ceramic and stone represent two reliable and long-lasting traditions in home flooring. However, what some Painesville homeowners may like to know is how the two stack up. Today, Floor Coverings International of Mentor lays out the differences between rustic ceramic and cool stone. Ceramic Types Ceramic comes in two famous forms: glazed and unglazed. Most ceramic is made with…
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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…