Pros and Cons of Distressed Hardwood Flooring in St. Louis

Distressed hardwood is similar to hand scraped or reclaimed hardwood. It brings out texture, color, and grain variations and creates a floor with a unique personality and rustic charm. As with every flooring option, this hardwood variation has its benefits and drawbacks for you to consider before installing it in your home. Allow us at…

Interview with St. Louis Blogger Curly Crafty Mom

At Floor Coverings International Arch City, we love to bring you creative insight and perspectives from some of web’s most influential bloggers. Our latest interview features DIY and craft blogger Carrie of Curly Crafty Mom. You can follow Carrie on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Etsy, and Pinterest. Please tell us a little about yourself. My name is Carrie and I…

Bamboo Flooring Tips: How to Care for Your Beautiful Bamboo Floor

For homeowners in the St. Louis, MO area, bamboo flooring has many advantages. It is eco-friendly, affordable, relatively easy to maintain, and more water-resistant than hardwood flooring. It is also available in a variety of colors, making it easy for you to select the flooring that will look best in your home or office. Even so, bamboo…

Interview with The Cavender Diary

Floor Coverings International Arch City is thrilled to interview James Angus as part of our Designer Influencer Interview Series. James and his partner Jamie run the popular design blog The Cavender Diary. You can follow The Cavender Diary on Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter, and Houzz. Please tell us a little about yourself Howdy. I'm James Angus. I've spent most of…

How to Use Decorative Tile on Fireplaces

Fireplaces mean much more than just a way to heat up a room. People are adding them as conversational pieces throughout the home, as you can now find fireplaces in kitchens, bedrooms and even bathrooms. Deciding on the type of fireplace to have -- wood burning, gas, ventless, or even alcohol gel fuel -- is…

Interview with Blogger and DIY Veteran, Lindsay Eidahl

At Floor Coverings International Arch City we love bringing you creative insights, perspectives, and a bit of personal history from interior designers and DIY bloggers. Today we are very excited to be sharing an interview with Lindsay of My Creative Days, an eclectic blog covering home décor, crafts, cooking, and DIY projects. Please tell us a little about yourself.…

Interview with Interior Design Expert & Blogger, Heather Helms

Here at Floor Coverings International Arch City, we love bringing you fresh inspiration from home designers, DIY experts and bloggers. Today we have interviewed interior design expert, Heather Helms. She is an interior designer and blogger working for the successful architecture firm Schaub & Srote, who are located right here in the greater St. Louis, MO area! Please tell us a little…

Surprising Benefits of Carpet Flooring

Sometimes in the St. Louis, MO area, carpet flooring gets a bad reputation. People think of it as a low-cost option that won’t look nice in their home. Here at Floor Coverings International Arch City, we would like to offer a few examples of the great benefits of carpet flooring. You might be surprised how many reasons there are to love…

Brazilian Cherry vs. American Cherry Hardwood Flooring

The number of hardwood flooring options out there can be a bit overwhelming. Each one has its own unique look and benefits. At Floor Coverings International Arch City, we find it helpful to compare popular styles in order to help our customers find the best option for their home. Today, we are going to explore the benefits of Brazilian cherry…