How to Treat Pet Stains on Carpet

A pet-owner is always worried about the mess their pet might make, therefore, the cleaning of stains from a carpet can get really stressful. Here are some tips that can help you effectively treat the most common pet stains on the carpet: Urine Accidents are prone to happen, no matter how well you train your…

2017 Angie’s List Super Service Award Winner!

Floor Coverings International of Raleigh Earns Esteemed 2017 Angie’s List Super Service Award Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service February 1, 2018 Raleigh, NC – Floor Coverings International of Raleigh is proud to announce that it has earned the home service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award (SSA) for the second…

Luxury Vinyl Flooring

Luxury Vinyl is a kind of hard flooring, which has a wide variety of style options and it can imitate the look of wood planks, natural stone, and tiles. A Luxury Vinyl Tile is created from several layers of different materials, such as: A polyurethane coating A “wear layer”, which is a protective clear layer…

Advantages to Installing Laminate Flooring

These days, laminate flooring has become quite a popular choice when considering flooring options. Laminate Flooring brings quite an elegant and stylish touch to the interiors of your house. Below are the few advantages of installing laminate flooring, so you can consider it as an option next time you think about renovating your house. Cost…

How to Clean Those Laminate Floors

Cleaning laminate floors is a breeze with the right mop. This handy guide will teach you how to clean laminate floors effortlessly so you have more time to put your feet up! To get started you will need 2 things: #1 Microfiber Mop First make sure you have the right mop for the job. The…

High and Dry with Hardwood Floors?

Hardwood floors are prized in many homes for their beautiful looks and easy cleaning. Yet, just as with any flooring materials, hardwood brings with it unique challenges which any homeowner must address. In particular, dry climates and high altitudes expose hardwood to adverse conditions not found elsewhere. Even so, if you live in a desert…

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…

Keep Those Floors Lasting a Lifetime

New flooring is a significant financial investment, so getting the greatest longevity from your existing floors is important, whether they’re new or have a few years of wear on them. The subject of this guide is how to make your floors last longer.   How To Get Maximum Wear from your Flooring Let’s look at…

Replace or Refinish Your Hardwood Floors?

Refinish, refinish, refinish. In almost every case it is preferable to refinish your floors rather than replace them. A quality hardwood floor can be sanded down and refinished at least 6 times before it needs to be replaced. The color can be changed. Warped, stained, or termite ingested planks can be closely matched and replaced,…

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…