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?…

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…

4 Flooring Choices For Seniors

As you grow older, flooring plays a larger role in how safe and easy it is to move around your home. For example, spots where your flooring is peeling up can be a tripping hazard. Slick tiles or carpet can lead to slips and falls. It can also be difficult to maneuver on some flooring…

Tile Trends: Colored Marble

Marble has been a popular design choice for thousands of years with ancient Greeks and Romans using marble in their architecture and sculptures. Today the marble look and texture has expanded into numerous design sectors including fashion, interior, print, and even web design. Marble, in particular white marble, has a timeless quality that will ensure…

Restore Your Floor: Repairing Hardwood Scuffs and Scratches

Hardwood floors are a great investment that can bring out the warmth and comfort of your Honolulu home. However, daily wear and tear from pets, sand, and furniture can quickly scratch up the surface. Fortunately, a little bit of know how can help you maintain and restore your floor’s beauty. Here are a few do it…

Floor Coverings International Oahu Awards

Looking over some of our awards, we’re amazed at the amount we’ve grown over the past three years. From the start, Floor Coverings International Oahu has been dedicated to providing excellent customer service and beautiful flooring options for the greater Honolulu area. We take pride in being a locally owned and operated business and look…

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…

Getting Creative With Hardwood Flooring Patterns

Tired of the straight and narrow when it comes to your hardwood floors? You’re not alone! Instead of the standard horizontal plank installation, a growing number of Honolulu owners are using custom plank layouts to create a unique flooring look that takes their interior decorating to the next level. Here are four patterns, ranging from…