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Benefits of Engineered Hardwood Flooring

Thanks to technological advances in manufacturing, it is very difficult to tell the difference between engineered hardwood floors and solid hardwood floors. Consider these other benefits of engineered hardwood if you are building or remodeling your Bloomington home: Expense Engineered hardwood flooring is cheaper to manufacture, and therefore generally cheaper for you to purchase. The final cost…
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How To Decide Between Solid and Engineered Hardwood Flooring

Homeowners in Minneapolis often wonder about differences between solid and engineered hardwood flooring. Our experts at Floor Coverings International Bloomington have outlined a few key points for you to consider if you're thinking about upgrading to hardwood floors. How They’re Made Manufacturers make each solid hardwood plank from a single piece of lumber. This means that if you properly…

Hardwood or Laminate: Which Is Better For You?

With so many factors to consider, picking out the perfect flooring for your home can be a difficult choice. We know Minneapolis homeowners love hardwood, but oftentimes struggle to determine if the price is worth it. Why install hardwood when laminate is a beautiful and affordable alternative? At Floor Coverings International Bloomington we know both flooring types can…
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Engineered Hardwood: Your Choice For Any Weather

Bloomington is a town with some very hot days in the summer, and some very cold ones in the winter. For this reason, many homeowners in the city prefer the dimensional integrity of engineered hardwood flooring over solid hardwood. Solid hardwood is cut from a single piece of wood and can withstand more refinishes over…
Hardwood vs Carpet Bedroom

Carpet Vs. Hardwood Flooring in the Bedroom

Carpet and hardwood floors are two of the most popular types of flooring, but which one is better for the bedroom? Both types have their benefits and drawbacks. Carpet is a nice soft surface to walk across on the way to your bed, but hardwood floors have a nice and modern appeal to them. The…
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When to Choose Engineered Hardwood Flooring

Hardwood flooring is the classic look for beautiful, sleek, and universally appreciated floors. But there’s a new player in the hardwood flooring game: Engineered Hardwood Floors. If you’re not a regular in the flooring industry, maybe you’re unfamiliar with what engineered hardwood flooring is and when to use it, but fear not! Floor Coverings International…