Interview with Lexington Real Estate Broker Greg Back

Here at Floor Coverings International we want to provide you with a local perspective on homes in the greater Lexington area. We are excited to share with you our latest interview featuring Real Estate Broker, Greg Back! Greg is a member of The Back Team, which works with homes across Lexington. You can follow Greg and his…

Design & Decor Possibilities of Vinyl Flooring

Vinyl flooring has progressed light years in the past decade. It has become much more durable and resilient over the years. It stands up to active households, dirt, kids, pets, and food spills of all kinds. There are now countless styles and colors that convincingly mimic more traditional flooring types at a much lower cost.…

Which Carpet Style is Right for You?

Installing new carpets is a big investment, and choosing the right style for your home is a decision that shouldn’t be made lightly. Between all the styles, textures, patterns, and colors available today, it can be hard to choose. The experts at Floor Coverings International Lexington have outlined some of the most popular and basic styles below. Read…

What’s the Deal With Luxury Vinyl Flooring?

If you’ve been keeping up with current flooring trends, chances are you’ve seen or heard a lot about luxury vinyl flooring (LVF). This newer material has relatively quickly made a name for itself in both residential and commercial flooring circles. However, many Lexington homeowners don’t really know much about this new mystery material that has…

Interview with Kyla Cornish of Mommy’s Weird

At Floor Coverings International Lexington, we love to bring you creative insight and perspectives from some of web’s most influential bloggers. Our latest interview features humor and parenting blogger Kyla Cornish of Mommy’s Weird. You can follow Kyla on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, YouTube, Periscope and Pinterest. Please tell us a little about yourself. I'm currently an on…

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…

Is Travertine Tile Flooring Right For You?

Tile comes in a wide variety of materials, styles, colors, and patterns that are great for use as flooring, countertops, and backsplashes. One variety of natural stone that is a popular choice for tile in Lexington homes is travertine. Travertine is a type of limestone that forms around mineral spring deposits. It is also one…

4 Commercial Flooring Options

Commercial environments in Lexington, KY, differ from residential ones in many ways. However, when it comes to flooring, the big differentiator between these two environments is the amount of foot traffic each receives. While a home likely consists of only a handful of people coming and going throughout the day, commercial businesses may have hundreds,…