Deciding Between Nylon and Wool Carpet

When it comes to carpet flooring, there are so many different factors to pick from besides just the color. Homeowners have to select the carpet style, fiber, color, brand, and more! Nylon and wool are two of the most popular carpet fibers because they are both soft and durable, but they do have some differences.…

An Introduction to Carpet Pile

What factors should you consider when buying carpet? Fiber, color and pattern, and of course, pile. Pile has a significant impact on how a carpet looks and feels, as well as how easy it is to clean. Since carpet piles can vary significantly, it's important to be able to identify the different pile types and know…

Bamboo Flooring: Beautiful, Natural, and Sustainable

“The grass is always greener” is great advice when it comes to flooring! Bamboo, a type of grass, is one of the most sustainable options on the market for West Palm Beach residents interested in eco-friendly flooring. Continue reading to learn more from the experts at Floor Coverings International Jupiter. A Sustainable Choice Like most grasses, bamboo is a hearty…

A Beginner’s Guide to Exotic Hardwood Flooring

Want a unique look for your West Palm Beach home? Exotic hardwoods offer excellent durability with rich, eye-catching colors. Loosely defined, exotic hardwoods are types of wood grown and harvested outside of North America. While not as affordable and readily available as domestic hardwoods, exotic materials like Brazilian cherry and Australian cypress give any room…

5 Business and Commercial Flooring Trends for 2016 – 2017

Whether you’re starting a new business or looking to upgrade your current space, one of the most foundational considerations is the flooring. The flooring choice must be in sync with your business mission, the personnel and the day-to-day activities conducted there. Gone are the days when linoleum, concrete, or plain Berber carpeting were your only options.…

Flooring For Creative Spaces in West Palm Beach

Our creative spaces are where we can unleash our imaginations unchecked. We have art rooms to place our creativity onto canvas or sculpted materials, music rooms to find the next new rock star, woodworking rooms to create furnishings for our homes, and dance rooms where we twirl and flip through the air. These spaces need…

Tips for Carpeting Each Area of Your Home

While you may have a fantasy of carpeting your entire home in the softest, thickest white shag you can find, you’d probably come to quickly regret it. The truth is that certain rooms and areas of the home do better with specific carpet types. Color choice, pile, and pattern are also key to effectiveness and…

Linoleum Floors Are Made out of What?

Linoleum: It sounds synthetic and unattractive. When you think of your dream home and what floors you want installed, linoleum probably doesn’t even cross your mind. It’s shrouded in mystery. At Floor Coverings International Jupiter, we love linoleum floors! Let us tell you why. We’ll start with its origins. Where does linoleum come from? Linoleum is made from…

The Perfect Rooms for Nylon Carpet

Nylon has been one of the most popular carpet options in the Jupiter, West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County for years. It’s not hard to understand why. It’s incredibly durable and more affordable than natural alternatives like wool. If you’re working on a home remodel or are just looking to redo the floors in a few spaces around your home, nylon…

Is Laminate Right For Your Home?

Many homeowners around the Palm Beach and Jupiter area appreciate laminate for its affordability and durability. But is it the right choice for your home? The experts at Floor Coverings International have a few questions for you to help ensure that laminate is right for you.   Are you looking for something affordable? Then laminate…