hardwood flooring east bay

3 Interesting Hardwood Species for your East Bay Home

We know that our customers in the East Bay, Pleasanton, San Ramon areas only want the best hardwoods for their homes, but the variety of choices can be overwhelming at times. With so many interesting hardwood species to choose from, it can be hard to find which one is right for your home. Whether you’re looking for durability, aesthetic, or…
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Durable Flooring Options for the Family Home

Imagine if you will. You’re a parent living in Pleasanton and you’ve just finished installing a new floor. It’s beautiful and spotless, and then your kid decides to tap dance across it while wearing soccer cleats. For parents with children in the home, getting a new floor might seem like tempting fate. But fear not!…
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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…
East Bay Office Flooring

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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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…
Sunroom Flooring

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…

Satin Vs. Semi-Gloss Hardwood Finishes

You’ve settled on a hardwood style and plank size for your Pleasanton or San Ramon home and now it’s time to think about the finish. Our experts at Floor Coverings International of East Bay have a lot of experience with choosing the right gloss level for our customers. The two most popular options today are…

Material Matchmaker

So you’re taking on the task of remodeling your kitchen and have come to the category of floors. How are you supposed to know which type of flooring is right for your home? Read on and let Floor Coverings International Pleasanton and East Bay, CA show you the way! Vinyl The typical first response for…

How to Rejuvenate Your Hardwood Floors

Hardwood floors are one of the most attractive and timeless flooring options available to a homeowner. They are beautiful, durable, and will add long term resale value to your home. But hardwood floors can also be temperamental. While a well-maintained hardwood floor can last a lifetime, care has to be taken in order to ensure…