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…

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…

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…

Beyond Bamboo: 3 More Eco-Friendly Flooring Choices

You probably already know that bamboo flooring is an eco-friendly alternative to traditional hardwood. While bamboo is a durable and attractive flooring choice, it may not be right for every home. Fortunately, there are several other flooring choices that are equally (or even more) environmentally green. Cork, linoleum, and concrete are also great choices for…

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!…

6 Creative Ideas for Your Tile Backsplash

If you want your kitchen to express personality and character, the backsplash is the best place to do it. There are endless possibilities when it comes to a tile backsplash – tiles of all sizes, shapes, and colors that can be arranged in any number of combinations. Not sure how to choose? Here are a…

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…

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…

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,…