Infographic: Hardwood or Wood-Look Flooring?

Are hardwood floors right for you, or is an alternative a better option? Floor Coverings International Bozeman supplies homes with both hardwood flooring and wood-look alternatives. We’ve weighed the pros and cons on both sides. Images credited to Leszek Maziarz and Nisa Paobunthorn
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Hardwood Flooring & Bathrooms: What You Should Know

There are a lot of reasons that Bozeman homeowners might want to use hardwood flooring in their bathroom. Perhaps you want the bathroom to feel like a natural, continuous extension of the other rooms in your house, or maybe you simply like the way it looks. No matter the reason, it’s important to know about…
Bozeman Interior Designer Carol Merica

Interview with Local Interior Designer Carol Merica

Floor Coverings International Bozeman had the great pleasure of speaking with successful and thoughtful interior designer, Carol Merica! Carol is a Senior Designer at Design Associates located here in Bozeman. You can follow Carol and her team on Facebook, Houzz, or their blog, Exquisite Dwellings. Please tell us a little about yourself. I am a wife, mother, animal…
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Guide to Popular Hardwood Flooring Species

Hardwood flooring is an exciting investment for any homeowner in the Bozeman area. Its beauty, durability and resale value make it one of the most desirable flooring options on the market. Yet, selecting a hardwood species is a big decision. There are many options to choose from varying in price, durability and aesthetic. Learn more…
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The Pros and Cons of Exotic Hardwood Flooring

Anyone who wants a unique hardwood floor for one or more rooms in their Bozeman home should consider an exotic hardwood. There are many options to choose from and they each have numerous advantages. When selecting an exotic species, however, it’s important to also be aware of the drawbacks. Here is a quick guide to…
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2017 Hardwood Flooring Trends

As we move into 2017, some hardwood flooring trends have begun to emerge that we are excited to share with Bozeman homeowners. Read on to learn more about what’s popular in hardwood flooring from the team at Floor Coverings International Bozeman. Light-Colored Hardwood If you were not a fan of the grey flooring trend, then…
Master bedroom flooring in Bozeman

Best Flooring Options For A Luxury Master Suite

A master suite should be a place where you start fresh in the morning and unwind after a long day. If your bedroom needs some work to turn it into the retreat you’ve always imagined, start from the ground up and select a luxury floor covering. Here are some ideas from our team at Floor Coverings International Bozeman
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Hardwood Flooring for the Bozeman Pet Owner

Here in Bozeman, we love our four-legged pals. While they may be man’s best friend, they are certainly not hardwood’s best friend. Time and time again we find ourselves scrubbing away accidents and growling about claw scratches around the house. Floor Coverings International Bozeman is here to tell you that the two can indeed coexist, it just takes a…
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What You Should Know About Janka Hardness Ratings

If you’re on the hunt for hardwood flooring, an important term you’ve probably encountered is “Janka hardness scale” or “Janka hardness ratings.” However, less often will you get a useful explanation of what this term actually means. Floor Coverings International Bozeman is here to help. Keep reading to learn more about this rating system and how it can…
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Hardwoods Beyond the Floor

Hardwood isn’t just for your floors anymore. While tile has been finding its way onto walls, backsplashes and countertops for years, wood is also making a strong comeback as a design material throughout the home. The look of wood is warm and inviting, and the natural element is appealing to today’s modern homeowners. Following is…