4 Reasons to Put Cork in the Kitchen

  You have many, unique options for your kitchen flooring with Floor Coverings International Lexington, but cork is one of our favorite kitchen choices. Here are four reasons why we think you should consider cork flooring for your kitchen: 1. It’s Antimicrobial Apart from being natural, eco-friendly, and sustainable, cork flooring is also antimicrobial! That means it’s a…

Blast from the Past – 100 Years of Flooring

We all become nostalgic from time to time and wonder if the past would have provided us a better life. This feeling applies to other things as well: clothes, activities, appliances, and of course the homes we would live in. Floors serve us daily and have been in peoples’ lives from dirt floors, to marble,…

The Best Places for Cork Flooring

While bamboo flooring has long reined as king of the eco-friendly flooring options, it faces stiff competition in the up-and coming cork. Cork flooring is made from the bark of the cork oak, a renewable resource that is harvested sustainably throughout the Mediterranean, although primarily in Portugal. Cork is warm and resilient, and provides a…