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,…

Getting Your Home Guest-Ready for the Holidays

Photo Credit: Country Living As hard as it might be for some of us to accept, the holidays really are just right around the corner. Before you know it we’ll be gathering with family members to celebrate and enjoy each other’s company. While the gathering itself might be nothing but good…

Parquet: The Art of Hardwood Flooring

Learn all about parquet flooring in our latest infographic from the local flooring experts at Floor Coverings International Intown Atlanta. We proudly serve the greater Buckhead, Atlanta, Midtown area. Photos © PlusONE, smereka, & Pawle
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3 Flooring Options to Complement Your Fall Aesthetic

Changing leaves, Halloween, and sweater weather: fall sure is great! Here at Floor Coverings International Intown Atlanta, we love fall and the cornucopia of great things that come with it. Traditionally, fall has been a time of harvest—literally reaping what you sewed in the spring—which is why, for example, we carve pumpkins on Halloween and eat sweet potatoes during…

Sleep Well: 3 Bedroom Flooring Options

Here at Floor Coverings International Intown Atlanta, we’re committed to helping you find the perfect floors for your home. Whether that’s the best linoleum for your kitchen or the right hardwood for your living room, we help families in the greater Buckhead, Atlanta, Midtown area find their dream floors every day. Traditionally, bedrooms have been outfitted with wall-to-wall carpeting. Carpets are…
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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…
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3 Flooring Options to Beat the Heat

With July nearing an end and August just around the corner, many Atlanta homeowners are looking for ways to stay cool. Did you know that your floors have a large impact on the ambient temperature of your home? At Floor Coverings International Intown Atlanta, we provide homeowners in the greater Buckhead, Atlanta, Midtown area with expert advice about their floors. In…
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What Makes for Great Bedroom Flooring?

When it comes to bedroom flooring, comfort is key. After all, unless you live in a studio apartment, your guests will be spending most of their time in your kitchen or living room. That’s why carpets have long been the standard flooring option for bedrooms. At Floor Coverings International Intown Atlanta, we carry carpeting as well as a few…
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4 Ways to Make a Room Feel Larger

At Floor Coverings International Intown Atlanta, we work with families in the greater Buckhead, Atlanta, Midtown area to meet their design goals. One of the most common requests we receive is to help homeowners find flooring that will make their homes feel more airy. Here are four tips for making your cute bungalow feel like a mansion: Paint the walls a…
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3 Reasons Why We Love Hardwood

At Floor Coverings International Intown Atlanta, we help families in the greater Buckhead, Atlanta, Midtown area find their dream floors. For many Atlanta residents, that is hardwood. You can find it everywhere these days, which should come as no surprise if you know about the many benefits of hardwood. Here are three reasons why we love hardwood: 1. It is gorgeous and works…