Bamboo flooring in lexington home

Is Bamboo Flooring Right for Your Home?

Bamboo has long been known as an alternative to hardwood flooring in the greater Lexington, KY area. Homeowners enjoy bamboo for its durability and unique design appeal. Here at Floor Coverings International Lexington, we’ve looked far and wide for the best flooring solutions for every need. That includes bamboo, which has many benefits to offer. But is it…

Infographic: 3 Flooring Trends to Try in 2018

The turn of the year is a great excuse to make some design changes to your home. Whether you're looking for something that better matches your lifestyle, a new flooring design to highlight your unique personality, or a timeless addition to increase the value of your home, the experts at Floor Coverings International Lexington can…
Cherry hardwood flooring in Lexington

American vs. Brazilian Cherry Hardwood: What’s the Difference?

Cherry hardwood makes for beautiful, dark-hued floors with a luxurious feel – but did you know there are actually two distinct kinds of cherry hardwood flooring? American cherry is a common tree grown and harvested in North America, but Brazilian cherry is an entirely different species. Its true name is “jatoba,” and it is primarily…
Hardwood floor cleaning

The Dos and Don’ts of Hardwood Flooring

  Hardwood flooring offers great durability, natural beauty, and timeless style. It is an excellent investment in your home. Here are some things to do, and not do, when choosing hardwood flooring and when maintaining it. Follow these tips to keep your hardwood floors looking great!   The Don’ts: Don’t install hardwood flooring below grade…

The Best Flooring Options for Your Outdoor Spaces

While your options for outdoor flooring may be somewhat more limited than those available for your indoors, that doesn’t mean that you can’t get creative and stylish with the floor coverings for your outdoor spaces. From patios to pool decks, pathways to porches, there are plenty of excellent flooring designs and materials that will bring…