Removing Odors From Your Rug

Many a proud new rug owner has spent time researching, scouted dealers all over town, and finally discovered that truly ideal area rug... but once all is said and done, the rug unrolled and in place, a strange smell slowly begins spreading throughout the house. Panic may set in at this moment, or perhaps a…

Pet Damage to Your Carpet?

Have you had a puppy in training? Do you have an occasional pet that acts out? When pets cause damage to the carpet in your house, Floor Covering International of Raleigh can help. We repair the carpet that has been clawed near doorways, carpet that has had puppy accidents, chewed carpet on the corner of…

Looking for an Eco-Friendly Flooring Alternative?

4 Eco-Friendly Flooring Options If you are thinking of ways to make your house a little greener, the answer might be right under your feet. Reclaimed Wood Antique or reclaimed wood flooring is simply wood that has been removed from old buildings and other structures. Typically, it's then inspected, kiln-dried and re-sawn. If needed, new…

Choosing The Perfect Carpet Color

Carpeting can be one of the most difficult components of decorating because there are so many decisions to make: style of carpet, fiber type, pattern, quality, and finally, color. Color is often the hardest decision for customers. It can be tough to visualize the color in a large space, judging from a tiny swatch. A…
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5 Carpet Cleaning Tips

Keeping your carpet clean will not only prolong the life of it, but will also save you money in the long run. Regular maintenance will prevent you from having to buy expensive cleaning products or materials. Prevention is the best cleaning method. As your local flooring experts, our team at Floor Coverings International of Raleigh has provided five easy…

3 Benefits of Carpet Flooring for Families

Choosing the flooring for your home when you’re a parent is not easy – not only do you have to think about your needs but also the needs of your little ones. At Floor Coverings International of Raleigh, North Carolina, we understand this dilemma and are here to offer some guidance. Here are three reasons…

Stair Carpet Runners

One overlooked detail of flooring is the stairs, especially if only one floor is getting an upgrade. However, it can be a key piece to your design puzzle and can even be important to tackle for safety reasons. Stair carpet runners provide an extra styling option, while providing a functional aspect. They protect the floors…