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Pre-Finished or Site-Finished Hardwood Floors: Which is Right For You?

When choosing hardwood floors for your home, you have the option of selecting prefinished or site-finished wood planks. This is an important decision to make, and the experts at Floor Coverings International Oahu are here to help! Learn more about site-finished and prefinished wood floors below, and discover which one is perfect for your home. What’s The Difference?…
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The Perfect Flooring for Your Kitchen

Family gatherings, teaching your kids to cook, sneaking late-night snacks - the kitchen is, invariably, an important hub of your home. That’s why finding the right kitchen flooring is so important! The perfect floors need to be more than just practical - they should also be long-lasting and beautiful. Below, the experts at Floor Coverings International Oahu have…
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A Floor for Every Region in Oahu

Living in Oahu is a wonderful experience. Even if you’re not actively surfing, hiking, or visiting one of our numerous parks, as long as you’re outside, you can still take in the island’s scenic beauty. A small but unavoidable price we pay for all this enjoyment is the damage it does to our floors. Depending…
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Floor Protection For Your Honolulu Holiday Party

With the holidays now in full swing, parties are a frequent occurrence. While these events can be a lot of fun, if you’re hosting you may be concerned about protecting the flooring in your Honolulu, Oahu home. Here are a few things you can do to help keep your floors looking great after the party is…
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Restore Your Warped Hardwood Floor

  Living in Honolulu can feel like paradise, but it does come with some home maintenance challenges — particularly when it comes to hardwood flooring. Changing humidity, salty air, and lack of regular maintenance can ruin the look of hardwood by causing warping and buckling. Here are some tips from the experts at Floor Coverings International Oahu on…
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Hardwood in Honolulu: 3 Things To Know

When it comes to selecting hardwood flooring for your Honolulu home, there are a few things you need to take into account beyond style. Doing so will ensure that your hardwood floors will stay looking beautiful for years to come. Here are three recommendations from the installation experts at Floor Coverings International Oahu to ensure that everything goes…
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Hardwood: to Stain or Not to Stain?

Hardwood can make for gorgeous, timeless, flooring, but a critical element of any hardwood floor is the color. Since it makes up the largest single element in a room, flooring will heavily dictate the ambience of a space, making it appear warm, rustic, expansive, cozy, formal, or any other quality. When it comes to choosing…
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Adding the Finishing Touch to Hardwood

Hardwood flooring can be a perfect match for nearly any interior design concept you can find in Honolulu. But how do you pick the perfect finish for hardwood when there are countless hues and glosses available? Here are a few factors to consider when selecting the perfect finish for your hardwood floors. Prefinished or not? When…
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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…
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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…