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Minimalist Design & Hardwood Flooring in Pleasanton

Because hardwood flooring is often associated with a rustic, natural look, it’s tempting to assume that there’s no way for wood floors and a minimalist design aesthetic to coexist. After all, rustic design is all about nostalgia, quaintness, and coziness, while the minimalist aesthetic tends to place more value on clean lines, spaciousness, and bright…

The Best Flooring Options for East Bay Pet Owners

Here in the East Bay, we love our furry friends. However, we also also know that pets can cause more potential damage our floors than people can. You need to be sure that your flooring is ideal for both your pet and the longevity of your home. Our flooring experts at Floor Coverings International East Bay have four of…

Bathroom Tile Trends in Pleasanton

Interior design trends are constantly changing. In 2017, we have seen a return to matte textures and organic hues, departing from the metallic look of stainless steel common in the previous few years. If you are interested in upgrading bathrooms in your Pleasanton home, you’ll surely see an organic revival of unique shapes and exciting…
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Natural Stone Tiles to Consider

Here in the East Bay, one of the most elegant and versatile flooring trends is natural stone tile. With the variety available and the variation that comes within each particular type of stone, this style always makes a unique statement. You may be familiar with granite and marble, but Floor Coverings International East Bay is here to introduce you…
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How to Clean & Maintain Your Hardwood Floors

Hardwood floors are a beautiful addition to any home in the greater East Bay, Pleasanton, San Ramon areas. While everyday maintenance is pretty simple, they do require some upkeep to keep them looking as good as new. The experts at Floor Coverings International East Bay share a few tips for cleaning your hardwood floors and keeping them looking beautiful. Avoid Scratches Hardwood floors…
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Design an Impressive Office Starting with New Flooring

If you're setting up a new office or remodeling an existing workspace, consider designs that don't distract but still impress. If you start with new flooring, other design details will fall into place. The experts at Floor Coverings International East Bay share some tips for picking out the perfect office flooring! People are Working Differently First, think about the…
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Low Maintenance Flooring Options For Every Room

Many homeowners are happy to settle for less when it comes to flooring options if it means that they won't need to spend as much time waxing and scrubbing the floor, paying for costly repairs and replacements, and worrying about whether or not the flooring is kid-friendly and pet-friendly. We've got good news for you,…
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How Flooring Choices Affect the Quality of Sound in Your Home

Unless you are a professional musician, audio engineer, or another person with a vested interest in understanding the nature of acoustics, chances are you won’t be certain about what type of flooring is suitable for enjoying audio in your home. Are you planning to convert one of the rooms in your home into a media…
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Green Flooring Products that are Sustainable and Economical

When it is time to remodel and replace the flooring in your home, many homeowners are thinking green. The number of green flooring products available continues to grow, and that growth brings us to the subject of this blog — Which floor products are green, sustainable and economical? Let's get started. Cork — The Bark…
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Bringing the Indoors Outside: Flooring Options for Sunrooms

Sunrooms create the ultimate living space for people who love the great outdoors. With the vaulted ceilings and large windows, you can look out at the scenic views all year round even when the rain and snow fall from the sky. Many people who have existing decks or patios may decide to enclose the outdoor…