Subway Tile in Honolulu

Infographic: Getting Creative with Subway Tile

At Floor Coverings International Oahu, we have noticed many Honolulu, Oahu homeowners are loving the look of subway tiles in their homes! With all the buzz, we made this infographic of unique options to help you plan your next home design. You Might Also Like: Tile Trend: Colored Marble DIY Grout Cleaning Flooring Trend: Chevron Patterns Photos: Artazum, Monkey…
natural stone outdoor patio in Oahu

Which Natural Stone Tile is Best for Your Outdoor Space?

Sure you may have thought about natural stone tiles for your indoor spaces, but have you considered them for the outdoors as well? Natural stone tiles are beautiful, exceptionally durable, and make ideal outdoor flooring for Honolulu homes. What better way to blend your home with the natural world than to use a natural material?…
Hardwood floor refinishing in Oahu

What to Expect When Your Hardwood Floors Get Refinished

Is it time to refinish your hardwood floors? It can seem like a daunting task but is an important step for maintaining the beautiful hardwood in your home. One of the huge benefits of hardwood floors is their longevity and they should be refinished every seven to ten years. Refinishing a hardwood floor is a…
tropical home tile flooring Oahu

Tips for Dealing With Sand in Your Tropical Home

After a beautiful day at the beach, it’s never fun to discover that you’ve brought the outdoors home with you. And by the time you notice that your pant-cuffs, bags, or shoes were secretly transporting sand into your Oahu home, it’s everywhere! While it may not seem like a big deal to have a little…
Breegan Jane

Interview with Interior Designer Breegan Jane

Floor Coverings International Oahu is delighted to unveil the latest installment in our Designer Influencer Interview Series. Breegan Jane is a talented interior designer and author of her own blog. You can follow Breegan on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat. Please tell us a little about yourself. My name is Breegan, and I am an interior designer in…
Honolulu HI hardwood

Hardwood Trends of 2016

Installing hardwood flooring can be one of the best investments a Honolulu homeowner makes in their lifetime. Hardwood floors add timeless warmth to any room while increasing the resale value of your home. Looking for new hardwood? At Floor Coverings International Oahu, we stay on top of the latest trends in flooring. Here are some trends we noticed…
Oahu Lisa Coulburn Natural Modern Interiors

Interview with Recycled and Natural Design Blogger Natural Modern Interiors

At Floor Coverings International of Floor Coverings International Oahu, we love to showcase creative design bloggers who are kind enough to share their wisdom and how they got started. Today we have an interview with Lisa, interior designer and longtime blogger at Natural Modern Interiors. Please tell us a little about yourself. I started working as an Interior Designer…
Flooring Choices and Allergies

Flooring Choices and Allergies — Does it Make a Difference?

Flooring choice has a large impact on indoor air pollution and allergies. Indoor air pollution occurs from several different fronts, and while flooring plays a part, it is not always the biggest culprit. In this I-can-breath-easy-now blog, we look at flooring choices and indoor air pollution. We also look at some options to reduce allergens…
Oahu Travertine flooring

Pros and Cons of Travertine Flooring

Travertine is a type of flooring that is not always well known among homeowners. It’s a natural stone that has been used in famous buildings, such as the Colosseum in Rome. It is classified as a limestone and sometimes known as travertine marble. At Floor Coverings International of Oahu, our experts are here to inform…