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,…

Unique Bamboo Flooring Ideas for the Kitchen

Stylish, affordable, and durable, bamboo is the perfect flooring material for eco-friendly kitchens in Lexington, Kentucky. One of the greatest benefits of this flooring option is its versatility. From rustic farmhouse style to exotic sophistication, bamboo can be used to pull off just about any kitchen look imaginable. If you're on the hunt for a…

Interview with Love & Renovations

At Floor Coverings International Lexington, we love to bring you creative insight and perspectives from successful design bloggers across the globe. Our latest interview features Amanda of Love & Renovations who shares how she got her start and her latest design secrets! You can follow Amanda on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest. Please tell us a little about yourself. I'm a…

Solid vs. Engineered Hardwood Flooring: Which to Choose?

One of the decisions you’ll make when installing hardwood flooring in your Lexington home is whether you use solid or engineered wood. Here we’ll explore the similarities and differences between the two, as well as their pros and cons. Solid Hardwood Flooring As the name implies, solid hardwood flooring is just that. It’s milled from…

Interview with Brandy of Gluesticksblog.com

At Floor Coverings International Lexington we love bringing you creative insights, perspectives, and a bit of personal history from interior designers and DIY bloggers. Today we are very excited to be sharing an interview with Brandy Nelson of Gluesticks, a blog about home design and creative DIY projects.   Please tell us a little about yourself. I am a…