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Our Interview on WEOL AM 930

We recently had the great pleasure of being interviewed on WEOL AM 930 at the Power Of More Business Expo. Take a listen to learn more about our process, best flooring practices, maintenance tips, and some of the 3,000 flooring styles. Owner John Toth shares the most unique and valuable aspect of our service, which is…
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Red Oak vs. White Oak: What’s the Difference?

Did you know that red oak is the most popular species of hardwood for flooring in the United States? Homeowners choose this beautiful material because it’s durable and it looks great – but surprisingly, many of the people who love red oak don’t realize that it has a cousin that’s just as good (and in…
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Infographic: How Hard Is Hardwood?

At Floor Coverings International Cleveland West, we often reference the Janka Hardness Scale when we're talking about hardwood floors. It's an incredibly useful tool for figuring out what kind of wood is right for your home in the greater Westlake, Avon Lake, & Avon, OH area. And whether you're a seasoned hardwood professional or brand new to the world of hardwood flooring, this infographic will…
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The 2 Most Popular Natural Fibers for Carpet

In the past, Floor Coverings International Cleveland West has looked at how to choose the right carpet style for your home, so today we’re going to narrow things down a bit more and talk exclusively about natural carpet fibers. Homeowners in the Greater Avon area love natural fibers because they come from renewable resources, they look great, and they’re…
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Interview with Cleveland Designer Sande Badowski

Floor Coverings International Cleveland West had the pleasure of chatting with local interior designer, Sande Badowski, for the latest installment of our Designer Influencer Interview Series. Inspired by local artists and contractors, Sande successfully helps homeowners find their personal style and makes Cleveland homes look their best! Please tell us a little about yourself. I began helping homeowners with design in their…
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Top 4 Hypoallergenic Flooring Materials

The EPA reports an increasing number of Americans are developing allergies. This includes sensitivity to indoor irritants as well as outdoor allergens. Pollen, mold, and animal dander are just a few of the indoor allergens that can make life less pleasant. While organic allergens are annoying enough, petrochemical emissions and VOCs from synthetic products only…

Interview with influential designer Lisa Sherry

Floor Coverings International Cleveland West is incredibly pleased to feature Lisa Sherry as part of our Designer Influencer Interview Series.  Lisa is a highly successful interior designer and the author and creator of her blog, Luxe Life. You can follow Lisa on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and FeedBurner. Please tell us a little about yourself. I’m a designer based in…