pet-friendly flooring downers grove

3 Pet-Friendly Flooring Options

Our pets may be our best friends, but how do we get around the fact that they sometimes scratch our floors and rip our carpets, causing eyesores and expensive repairs. Well, here at Floor Coverings International Downers Grove, we understand the dilemma perfectly and we are here to offer solutions! As pet lovers ourselves, we know the importance of…
luxury vinyl Downers Grove

Two Trendy Hardwood Alternatives in Downers Grove

Even though hardwood floors are beautiful, they’re not the right choice for every space or lifestyle. Homeowners with pets may be reluctant to install hardwood, for fear that the flooring will get scratched or require too much upkeep. Similarly, it’s not a good idea to install hardwood in humid areas like bathrooms, or in higher…
stone bathroom tile Downers Grove

How to Use Natural Stone in Your Bathroom

When it comes to bringing natural beauty into your home, installing natural stone tile flooring in your bathroom is a great place to start. High-quality tile materials such as slate, granite and marble can transform your bathroom into a luxe sanctuary. Natural beauty is always in style, so a stone tiled bathroom will add value…
Glass Tile in Downers Grove

A Guide to the 4 Most Popular Types of Tile

Tile is a great flooring choice for many homeowners in the Downers Grove, Bolingbrook, and Woodridge area. It’s a low maintenance option that is stain-resistant and easy to clean. Tile is known for reducing allergens and improving the overall air quality of your home. With so many options, it can be hard to choose which tile is best for…
Ceramic tile in Downers Grove

Best Flooring Choices for Your Kitchen

Kitchens are the hub of most households, and kitchen floors must do extra duty – weathering fallen dishes, the foot traffic of family and friends, and many liquid spills, all while providing an elegant and stylish enhancement to the room’s décor. Floor Coverings International Downers Grove can help you find the perfect kitchen floor to suit your needs and your…
Wood look tile in Downers Grove

2017 Flooring Trends: Wood-Look Tile

Here at Floor Coverings International Downers Grove, we are always working to keep up to date with current flooring trends. So what type of flooring are we most excited about for 2017? Wood-look tile! Flooring manufacturers have developed innovative new styles of porcelain tile that mimic the appearance of hardwood planks. In fact, they look so realistic that you…
Parquet wood flooring in Downers Grove

3 Flooring Ideas with Vintage Charm

Many Downers Grove homeowners love the look of houses with old-fashioned charm. If you already live in an older home with vintage details, you can play up its age and character by installing floors with a similar charm. But even if you live in a new home, you can also add vintage character by choosing…