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6 Design Tips for Tile Backsplashes in St. Petersburg Kitchens

The materials for designing your preferred tile backsplash are abundant. Gone are the days when plain tiles used to reign. Today, backsplashes are both elegant and elaborate. Unfortunately, abundance has left homeowners with a daunting task of finding and choosing. Here are a few tips from the team at Floor Coverings International of St. Petersburg to help you pick the best look for your kitchen…
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How to Clean Tile & Grout

Tile is useful for several applications due to its high water resistance and durability. It also creates sanitary surfaces in your home, because it is so easy to clean. One challenge of tile, however, is maintaining its grout. Many homeowners clean their tile surfaces without paying extra attention to grout lines, which can lead to…
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Gorgeous Waterfront Home Redesign

About two years ago, the owners of this beautiful St Petersburg, Florida waterfront home called Lee Rohner and Chris Boyll, owners of Floor Coverings International of St. Petersburg, for a consultation about replacing the laminate flooring in their home with natural hardwood flooring. This large waterfront home has beautiful views, a fantastic landscape, and outdoor amenities including a stunning infinity…
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Beach House Flooring: Beautiful Floors for Coastal Regions

Beach houses have become the ultimate getaways for people across the country. Whether they’re snowbirds looking for a place to retire by the sandy shores of St. Petersburg or working professionals in need of a stress-free vacation, coastal regions attract visitors year-round. Beach houses can make the perfect vacation home or permanent residence. When you…
tile flooring in St. Petersburg, FL

Choosing a Tile That Fits Your Style

How you decorate and design your home says a lot about your style. Interior design is a great way to express your creativity. One great outlet for this creativity is your flooring. Tile is a very popular material here in St. Petersburg because of its sleek style, versatility, and the fact that it can be…
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5 Reasons to Love Wood Grain Tile

Wood grain, or wood look, tile is hugely in demand here in St. Petersburg and across the nation as a whole. For those who haven’t yet heard of the trend, wood grain tile is, exactly as its name implies, a form of tile flooring that mimics the appearance of natural hardwood. In fact, some wood…

Get on Board the Porcelain Train

Recently, porcelain has become increasingly popular as a tile choice in residential homes because of its “sophisticated look.” It has many pros, such as its durability, versatility, and its low-maintenance upkeep. With every flooring choice however, there are comparisons you have to make when choosing the perfect floor for you and here at Floor Coverings…

Advantages of Tile Floors

Need new floors in your home, but aren’t sure which type to choose? Tile is a popular flooring choice due to its durability, versatility and affordability. Read on to learn more about the benefits of this great flooring option!   Water-resistant A key advantage of tile floors is that they are resistant to water and…

Low-Maintenance Flooring Options

The flooring in your home should be both visually appealing and practical. While it’s important to love the way your new floors look, they should also fit in with your lifestyle. This is especially important for busy households with pets and children. Read on to learn more about our favorite low-maintenance flooring options!   Hardwood…