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.…

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

Carpet Maintenance: Pets

For many Atlanta homeowners, dogs and cats are considered members of the family. This means that special precautions need to be taken to minimize the wear and tear that animals can have on your home—especially the carpets. Here at Floor Coverings International Intown Atlanta, we work with Atlanta pet owners to find the right carpeting for their furry friends.…

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…

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…

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…