Understanding the Janka Hardness Scale

Understanding the Janka Hardness Scale

When shopping for new floors for your Buckhead home, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the vast selection of hardwood products. Color, shade, texture, species, and construction are all factors that you have to consider. Additionally, you’ll also come across another hardwood specification called the Janka hardness rating. If you are unfamiliar with this rating,…

Add Seasonal Rugs to Your Holidays Plans

Photo: House & Home Every year the holidays tend to sneak up on us. Before you know it, it’s time to get your home ready for the season. You put out your decorative pillows, trinkets, signs and all other festive things to transform you and your home into the holiday spirit.…
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Choose a Hardwood: Red vs. White Oak

We all know that picking a hardwood can be tough. After all, there are hundreds of colors, species, and finishes to choose from. The most common domestic hardwood is oak. In fact, more than half of the hardwood found in American homes is either red or white oak. Although they share a name and a…

Choosing the Right Flooring for Your Sunroom

  There are so many benefits to having a sunroom integrated into your home. You just can’t beat simultaneously enjoying the sun and outdoor views while still being protected from the weather. Sunrooms are a wonderful source of supplementary heat, a great space to grow plants and an even better spot to hang out and…
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Infographic: A Guide to Tile & Stone

The natural elegance of stone, the versatility of ceramic or porcelain, and the translucent beauty of glass can completely transform your Atlanta home. At Floor Coverings International Intown Atlanta, we believe that tile is the perfect material showcase your personal style or make a bold statement. Let's go through some of our favorite options and how to best use…

Upgrade Dad’s Man Cave for Father’s Day

Every man who has the luxury of having his own “man cave” understands that a well-designed space is key; it must be fit for a king to peacefully indulge in activities such as exercising, watching sports, trying out new gadgets, and listening to music. Although this is dad’s solo haven that we’re talking about, you…
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Hardwood Design Trends for 2017

At Floor Coverings International Intown Atlanta, our talented designers stay up to date on all of the current flooring design trends. We are proud to be Atlanta’s trusted source for beautiful, trendy flooring options. With a new year come new design trends. Here are some flooring options to look out for in 2017. Bold, Bright Planks Plank is a trendy…

Holiday Proof Your Flooring

The holidays are around the corner, which means food, fun and family gatherings. Hosting a holiday extravaganza is great for bringing family together, but it can also take a toll on your flooring. Stains are a common problem during large gatherings, especially when people carry around food and drinks. Although accidents are inevitable, there are…
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Interview with Atlanta’s Surviving Sarah

Website: http://www.survivingsarah.com Podcast: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/survivingsarahs-podcast/id1069692358 Instagram: @sarahwbragg Twitter: @sarahwbragg Facebook: @survivingsarahpodcast Pinterest: pinterest.com/sarah_bragg Book: Body. Beauty. Boys. The Truth About Girls and How We See Ourselves   At Floor Coverings International Intown Atlanta, we love to bring you creative insight and perspectives from some of the top influencers on the web. Our latest interview features Atlanta-based podcaster, blogger, and author…

The Newest Flooring Trend in 2016

The newest flooring trend for 2016 is WPC – a luxury vinyl and laminate alternative which offers wood and ceramic looks with additional features that appeal to homeowners. Known by many names, wood plastic composite, or waterproof core flooring, is also known as enhanced vinyl plank or structural LVT. Since its development, flooring manufacturers have…