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Why Hardwood Flooring is Perfect for Bloomington Homes

Taking time to think over your options when planning for a flooring upgrade is important. Whatever choice you make, you want it to last, you want it to look good, and you don’t want to be thinking about whether you made the right choice. Hardwood floors are a versatile and classic flooring choice. See why…
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Hardwood Floors in Bloomington

Hardwood floors have been around for a long time, but they never go out of style. Here at Floor Coverings International Bloomington we offer a wide selection of beautiful hardwood flooring options for your home. Visit our online product gallery for some inspiration! Our professionals can help your design ideas come to life. The Origins of Hardwood Flooring Hardwood…
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Your Guide to Hardwood Floor Designs

Flooring is a great way to bring personality into home design and elevate interiors to the next level. If you are a lover of hardwood, you may not realize there is a wide range of possibilities for your floors beyond just color or plank width. Read on to discover a few of our favorite hardwood…
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Hardwood Floors: How Long Do They Last?

How long your hardwood floors will last is a tricky question, because the answer depends on several factors. Primarily, it’s all about how you care for your hardwood floors that determines the longevity. These are some things to consider when determining how to maximize the lifetime of your hardwood floors. Subfloor Think of the subfloor…
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Most Common Hardwood in Bloomington

Having hardwood floors installed is a classically beautiful way to accentuate your home’s furnishings and finishes. Bloomington homeowners should consider the following information, outlining the most common species of hardwoods you can select for your home: Oak Oak is one of the most common hardwood species used in wood flooring. Oak is typically desired due…
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A Guide To Hardwood Glosses

  There are many decisions involved when it comes to choosing your hardwood floor. One of which is the gloss. The glossiness of your hardwood is a key factor of determining how it will look in your home. Do you prefer a formal aesthetic? Something more lived in? The gloss may be the key to…
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3 Things You Might Know About Red Oak

Many Richfield homeowners value style over other qualities when it comes to their ideal flooring. However, that doesn’t mean durability, affordable and sustainability aren’t factors to be considered. At Floor Coverings International Bloomington, we help Richfield homeowners find, purchase and install the floors of their dreams. Here are a few reasons why many of them choose red oak…
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Three Tricks For Maintaining Hardwood Floors

Hardwood floors add beauty and value to any Minneapolis home. With time, they will also experience natural wear and tear. Hardwood is an investment you should protect. With a little maintenance, they will remain beautiful for years to come. Read on to discover a few tricks the experts at Floor Coverings International Bloomington recommend to keep your floors…
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3 Ways To Customize Floors For Your Home

If you’re thinking of installing a new floor in your Minneapolis home, it goes without saying that the way it looks is a top priority. But, have you ever thought about all the ways you can customize your floor’s design? If that sounds like something you’d be interested in, here are three types of flooring…
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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…