The Bountiful Reasons to Choose Bamboo

“Are these floors eco friendly?” That’s a question we are hearing more and more on our showroom floor, and when we make home visits to clients. More and more of our savvy customers are thinking globally when remodeling their homes and we applaud that. Floor Coverings International of Franklin takes great pride in using responsibly…

Infographic: 3 Common Questions About Hardwood Flooring

While interior design trends ebb and flow over the years, there's one flooring style that doesn't ever leave: hardwood. This natural material is a timeless classic that will add beauty, durability, and value to your home. There are dozens of styles to choose from with a variety of customizable features such as stain and finish,…

Luxury Vinyl Flooring in Franklin

Luxury vinyl flooring (LVF) is an increasingly popular choice for homeowners in the greater South Side. With LVF you can customize your floor from simple designs and colors to intricate imitations of hardwood or stone. Furthermore, LVF is incredibly easy to maintain and comes at a fraction of the cost of other flooring styles. However,…

Reflooring Your Home with Style

When building or remodeling a home, choosing what type, or types, of flooring you want is one of the most important choices you’ll make. After all, you walk on your floors from the time you get out of bed in the morning until the time you turn in at night. Here at Floor Coverings International Franklin, we don't…

Our Craftsmen Make the Difference

A home’s flooring says a lot about its owner. All the thought, planning, and excitement that go into a remodel is reflected by the floors. They have to be perfect or your house simply doesn’t feel like a home. That’s a responsibility Floor Coverings International of Franklin takes very seriously. It’s why we take so…

Interview with Our Owner, Dave Paeske

Dave Paeske: Born For The Floor Dave Paeske’s mind seems to hover right around ground level. “That’s right where I belong,” he says. “And I love it!” In fact, it took him years to get down to the floor and he’s not planning on changing any time soon. That’s because the Greendale native never truly…

How The Ceramic Tile Grading Scale Works

If you are a homeowner in the Franklin, Oak Creek, New Berlin area considering porcelain or ceramic tile floors for your next home upgrade, you want to make sure you understand how tile grading works. In brief, this scale helps categorize tiles based on how susceptible they are to scratches and other surface damage. Grade 1 ceramic tile is…

5 Flooring Trends to Try in 2018

New year, new you, right? Or rather we'd say, new year, new floors! If your floors are looking like they need some repairs or simply look outmoded, it's time to explore some fresh flooring trends to try in 2018. Overall, the hottest trends are leaning toward: Green flooring. Fun tile-like patterns. Relaxed and rustic moods. Cool and sophisticated dark…

Making Your Home a Pawsitive Place

When you think about all the possible damage a pet can inflict upon a pristine new floor, you might think that flooring experts and dogs would get along like, well, cats and dogs. But that could not be further from the truth. “Floor Coverings International has everything covered for pets. We have several ways to…

Infographic: How to Pick Hardwood for Your Home

Are you ready to start a hardwood flooring project in your home in the Greater South Side? The local experts at Floor Coverings International Franklin can help you find the perfect style that fits in with your budget. From uniform domestic beech to unique and colorful Brazilian cherry, we will help make your dream design a reality. Get…