A Quick Look at Bannisters & Wood Floors

When you decide it's time to redo the flooring in your living room with beautiful new hardwood, there are quite a few things to consider. One very important element that's often overlooked is ensuring your installers can match wood bannisters in your living room to the floors. If you have your heart set on a different finish or…

Festive Flooring Ideas

The holiday season is almost here! As things start to get busy with gift buying, party planning and family trips, decorating your home can easily be forgotten. We understand that here in the Mooresville, Denver, Concord, North Charlotte, NC area you have more to think about than centerpieces and mantel arrangements. Not to worry – we have a few easy…

Interview with Interior Designer Lisa Mende

At Floor Coverings International of Mooresville, we love bringing you creative insight and perspectives from bloggers who are kind enough to share their wisdom and how they got started. Today we have an interview with Lisa, interior designer and longtime blogger at Lisa Mende Design. Please tell us a little about yourself. I am a North…

Loop Carpet or Cut Pile Carpet?

Choosing the right type of flooring for your home can be a tricky business. Carpet has always been a popular flooring option in Mooresville, Concord and North Charlotte thanks to its affordability and comfort. But what kind of carpet should you choose? These days, there are a ton of options out there, and it can…

Use Pinterest to Choose the Perfect Paint Color

We’re flooring experts at Floor Coverings International of Mooresville, but we still keep our ears to the ground when it comes to all things decor. Recently, we’ve fallen in love with using Pinterest to choose paint colors (especially to find colors that show off gorgeous hardwood floors!), so this month, we’re passing on the best…

The 5 Things Every Entryway Needs

An entryway sets the tone of a home. It’s the last thing you see before you leave in the morning. It’s the first space that greets you at night. Entryways are where we usher in guests, put on our coats, and take off our shoes. Too often, though, entryways aren’t given the attention they deserve in…

Hardwood for a Contemporary Home

Your hardwood flooring can be the base of your home’s design. That’s why our experts at Floor Coverings International of Mooresville encourage homeowners to think about what kind of space they want to create around their new hardwood. Some of our customers around Denver, NC and North Charlotte have very specific thoughts about the feel…

Stop Making These 4 Carpet Cleaning Mistakes Today

At Floor Coverings International Mooresville, we want you to love the floors you have for as long as possible; to us, that means helping you keep those floors looking lovely for years to come. This month, we’re bringing you the top four cleaning mistakes that we see carpet owners make. By eliminating these four flubs…

Tile Grout Color

Once you’ve settled on a new tile floor, you may feel like you have gotten over the biggest hurdle. While this is true, people often forget about the importance of choosing a grout color. Grout defines the tiles around it and can hugely affect the feel of a floor. This is especially true if you…

All About Seagrass Carpet

  With an exotic name to match its unusual and faraway roots, Seagrass carpet brings natural beauty into residential spaces. At Floor Coverings International in Mooresville, we love this unusual, all-natural carpeting. Read on to learn all about seagrass carpet and the best spots to use it in your home. Background The plant that seagrass…