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The Benefits of Bamboo Flooring

Bamboo Flooring can be a great flooring option for homes in the greater Freehold area for anyone who wants a durable and beautiful floor made from a green, sustainable product. At Floor Coverings International Monmouth County, we offer a wide variety of bamboo flooring products and think you should learn more about its many benefits. Read more from our…
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Is Cork Flooring Right for Your Home?

Cork flooring is both aesthetically pleasing and sustainable thanks to the natural beauty of cork and the controlled and thoughtful way that cork is harvested. Cork is not a hardwood, even though it comes from the cork oak tree. It's an alternative to hardwood floors and it adds a bit of exotic luxury to Monmouth…
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The Perfect Flooring for Small Spaces

Do you find yourself exceedingly frustrated with a small space in your Ocean County home? If so, it might be time to consider the power flooring has in creating the illusion of largeness! Our design experts at Floor Coverings International Monmouth County have transformed many small spaces with a simple change in flooring. We are here to share some…
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Red Oak vs. White Oak Hardwoods in Monmouth County

Oak flooring is without a doubt one of the most popular, timeless hardwood species on the market for Monmouth County homeowners. But you may find yourself wondering what’s the difference between red and white oak? Both types of oak are well-loved for durability and style, but there are a couple of differences to note, which…
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A Guide to Staining Your Hardwood

Staining hardwood flooring is the process of applying pigment to the planks for a desired color. While it is not a necessary step, staining is a technique commonly used to customize hardwood floors for a certain ambience, or to match the existing decor of a home. Floor Coverings International Monmouth County has a few tips on hardwood staining to…
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Decor for Dark Hardwood Flooring

A stylish, eye-catching choice, dark hardwood can make a strong statement in your Monmouth County Home. Floor Coverings International Monmouth County has compiled our favorite tips for enhancing the look of dramatic, dark hardwood flooring. Black Hardwood Hardwood that’s almost black has a sleek, modern feel. Elevate it with modern furniture in shades of white and gray. Decor made…
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4 Hardwood Flooring Myths

Hardwood is one of the most popular flooring options in the United States. This should come as no surprise to folks who know about its amazing benefits. Despite being a strong, gorgeous, and sustainable flooring option, there are many myths surrounding hardwood flooring. Here at Floor Coverings International Monmouth County, we are here to set the record straight. Here…
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Interview with The Mod Mommy

Floor Coverings International Monmouth County is delighted to unveil the latest installment in our Designer Influencer Interview Series. Courtney Buteau blogs about DIY, craft activities, food ideas, and more at her popular blog The Mod Mommy. You can follow Courtney on Facebook, Google+, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Tumblr, Twitter, and YouTube. Please tell us a little about yourself. I live…
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How to Choose a Carpet Type

At Floor Coverings International Monmouth County, homeowners in the great Monmouth and Ocean County area trust us with their carpeting needs. With the thousands of carpet options available, we understand that it can be daunting to pick just one. Here is a quick overview of the different types of carpeting and how to choose the right one for your home: Pile Type Almost…
Benita Cooper

Fresh, Inviting, Soulful: Interview with Benita Cooper Design

At Floor Coverings International Monmouth County, we love to inspire and inform.  That’s why we introduced our Designer Influencer Interview Series, to give you a peek at the latest trends in design work. A couple weeks ago, we sat down with PA and NJ Architect Benita Cooper to discuss her passion for nonprofit work. You can read Part 1…