Keeping Your Flooring Allergen-Free This Spring

Spring is officially here, and while this brings warmer weather, longer days and beautiful flowers – it can be a rough time for allergy-sufferers. Pollen, dust and many other allergens can seem to go awry this time of year and there can be a lot of maintenance involved in keeping your home comfortable. Floor Coverings…

How to Maintain Your Carpeting

New custom flooring is a big investment, but high quality, professionally installed carpeting can last for decades. At Floor Coverings International Intown Atlanta, we provide quality products and expertise to families living in the greater Buckhead, Atlanta, Midtown area. Our customers often ask us for tips on how to make their new carpeting stand the test of time. Read on for…

March Madness: Tips from the Hardwood for the Hardwood

It’s no doubt that March Madness is a sports phenomenon that takes over the attention of basketball fans across the country. The NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament is a single-elimination tournament played each spring, and in addition to all of the preparation the teams go through to make it to the tournament, you wouldn’t…

3 Tips for Maintaining Hardwood with Pets

At Floor Coverings International Intown Atlanta, we know hardwood. Homeowners in the greater Buckhead, Atlanta, Midtown area trust our quality products and expert opinions. Our Atlanta customers often ask us, “is hardwood compatible with my pets?” Contrary to popular belief, the answer is yes. Pets and hardwood floors can peacefully coexist as long as you follow these three tips. 1. Vacuum. One of the…

Choosing the Right Hardwood Floor Width

One of the reasons Buckhead families love hardwood flooring is its versatility. Most of our customers come to us with a style or species of hardwood in mind, but there are still many decisions to make. What kind of stains or finish would complement the existing décor? Hand-scraped or glossy? Engineered or solid? And lastly:…

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…

Spruce Up Your Basement with Enhanced Luxury Vinyl

If you’re looking to spruce up your basement, you have lots of options to choose from. Niche flooring products are cropping up all the time with constantly evolving quality, durability and styles. One of these niche products is enhance luxury vinyl, which is perfect for basement flooring. Whether you use your basement as a game…

7 Tips for Maintaining your Tile Floors

From Athens, Greece to Athens, Georgia, tiles add style to homes around the globe. Atlanta homeowners love the elegance of tile, as well as its longevity. It’s important to take small steps to maintain tile floors to ensure they stand the test of time. Here are 7 tips for maintaining your tile: 1. Remember to…

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…