Engineered Hardwood Orlando

The 4 Best Hardwoods for Humid Climates

Here in Orlando, where our homes can begin to feel like a sauna from the rising temperatures and high humidity, you might think that hardwood isn’t the best flooring option. However, you don’t have to give up on this dream just yet. There are plenty of wood species that can withstand humid climates with the…
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The Five Best Flooring Styles for Orlando Patios

Here in Orlando, warm weather allows us to entertain guests outdoors practically all year round. The opportunity to spend so much time outside makes it imperative that our patios look just as good as the inside of our homes. There are so many different patio options to consider, and everybody’s tastes are different. To find the…
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Exotic Hardwood in Your Orlando Home

Exotic hardwoods have a lot of perks; most notably, your floors will remain dent and scratch free for years to come. Floor Coverings International Winter Garden loves the unique colors and patterns that exotic hardwoods offer. If your Orlando home is interested in exotic hardwood, take a look at three of our favorites.   Mahogany If a bold-colored hardwood…
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4 Tips for Maintaining Hardwood Floors

Many of our Orlando customers ask us, “How do I best take care of my new hardwood?” With proper maintenance, hardwood flooring can last a lifetime, serving as an enduring investment in your family’s comfort and property value. Here are 4 tips for maintaining your hardwood floors: Use Mats and Rugs Take preventative measures to…

The Best Flooring For Different Climates

Selecting a material for your new flooring has as much to do with how it looks, as it has to do with the climate in which you live. For instance, in a region with a lot of dramatic temperature changes, for instance, you need flooring that won't warp or break with constant expanding and contracting.…
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Solid Vs. Engineered Hardwood – What’s the Difference?

Installing hardwood floors is a great way to improve the look of a home while also adding value and durability. Both solid and engineered floors are 100% wood and give a similar look; however there are many differences between the two. These include the materials, structural composition, and resistance of the wood. If you’re thinking…
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“Doggone it!” Fixing Dog Damaged Floors

Many of us are dog lovers and even if you don’t own one, you know the hardship dogs can have on a home and floors are no exception! As much as they steal our hearts, we have to protect our homes. Are there scratches on your hardwood from too many games of indoor fetch? Or…

Solid Hardwood vs. Laminate

We often get asked by our customers whether they should install solid hardwood or laminate hardwood in their home. We know it can be a tough decision, so to help you out we’ve put together a few things you should consider in your decision making process.   Price Solid hardwood will almost always be a…