Infographic: Hypoallergenic Floors in Bloomington

Choose your new flooring based on more than just style. With one of these four hypoallergenic flooring materials, your home will stay allergy free all year long! To learn more, call Floor Coverings International Bloomington for a free in-home consultation. © Kunal Mehta, © Vladislav Lyutov, © Olga Popova, © Lord Photon

Best Types of Flooring for Basements

If you are considering finishing your basement in Bloomington, you may be trying to figure out what the best flooring option is for the space. Popular flooring choices such as carpet and hardwood are not ideal for spaces where water and moisture may be present. Instead, you need a flooring type that can withstand moisture…

3 Carpet Trends to Try

The carpet you select for your Bloomington home can have a direct impact on the look and feel of your space. If you select an outdated carpet color or style, your entire space can feel outdated. Likewise, a drab or dark color can make an already dark space feel darker, whereas a lighter color can…

Explore Exotic Hardwood For Your Bloomington Home

At Floor Coverings International Bloomington we offer a variety of beautiful and functional hardwood flooring choices, including a special array of exotic hardwood options. Read on to learn about this hardwood classification, and to explore two beautiful ways to bring exotic hardwood into your Bloomington home. Defining “Exotic” Hardwood The phrase exotic hardwood can be hard to pin…

Our Top 4 Kid-Friendly Flooring Ideas

There are a lot of factors to consider when choosing kid-friendly floors. The health and safety of your family is a top concern, of course. But durability and easy maintenance are also important if you want your floors to survive many years of wear and tear. Is it time to replace the floors in your…

3 Reasons to Add a Stair Runner

Stairs are an often-overlooked area in Bloomington homes. But here at Floor Coverings International Bloomington, we think you should apply the same care and consideration to your stairs as to the rest of your floors. What’s one great way to make your stairs both functional and decorative? Add a carpet runner! Here are three great reasons to consider adding…

Interview with Blogger Chilli Regina

Floor Coverings International Bloomington is delighted to unveil the latest installment in our Designer Influencer Interview Series. Chilli Regina blogs about motherhood, parenting,, DIY, and more at her popular website. You can follow Chilli on Facebook, Google+, Twitter, and Pinterest. Please tell us a little about yourself. I have a beautiful family of two beautiful kids and a…

Get the Look: Minimalist Flooring

Are you a fan of the recent minimalist trend in interior design? Are you looking to de-clutter and simplify your space? If either of these descriptions sounds like you, it may be time to give your home the minimalist treatment. Minimalist design is all about embracing clean, simple décor that makes your space feel airy…

A Beginner’s Guide to Carpet Pile

If you’re planning to purchase carpet for your Bloomington home, it’s important to understand carpet pile. Along with fiber and texture, pile has a considerable impact on the look and feel of a carpet. Knowing carpet pile terminology will also make shopping for flooring easier, since many styles of carpet are identified by pile. Fortunately,…

How to Choose an Area Rug

A great area rug can add style, comfort, and warmth to any room of your Bloomington home. But choosing the right rug can be a challenge, since they come in so many shapes, sizes, colors, and patterns. Whether you are replacing an existing rug or furnishing a room from scratch, it’s important to choose an…