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Infographic: The Best Types of Water Resistant Flooring

What kind of material is best for rooms where spills, drips and splashes are inevitable? It turns out that there's more than one option and many different looks. Read on for some advice from the experts at Floor Coverings International Lexington and contact us to schedule a free, in-home consultation. Start your next vinyl, or tile and stone…

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…

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…

5 Reasons to Try Hardwood Flooring in the Kitchen

When people think of kitchen flooring, their mind tends to jump first to options like tile, vinyl, linoleum, etc. These water-resistant, durable staples are common kitchen flooring choices, and while they make for a great kitchen floor, we here at Floor Coverings International of Lexington and Nicholasville, KY think that sometimes, it’s better to think…