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…

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…

4 Unique Flooring Options For Your Home

Hardwood, tile, laminate – they all get a lot of love from Minneapolis homeowners. And while they are all classic, timeless flooring choices worthy of a spot in your home, sometimes you just want to switch it up and do something different! At Floor Coverings International Bloomington, we are here to share some other, equally as wonderful flooring…

Our Favorite Hardwood Flooring Alternatives

The classic look of hardwood flooring has made it a flooring staple across Minneapolis. At Floor Coverings International Bloomington we know many people struggle to determine if hardwood floors are worth the investment. While we love hardwood flooring, we know that it is not for everyone. Keep on reading to learn more about our favorite wood-look flooring styles.…

4 Reasons Slate Tile Is Perfect For Your Home

Slate tile flooring is a luxurious upgrade to any home in the Bloomington, Minneapolis & Richfield areas. Whether you are going for a luxury country or rustic feel, here are 4 reasons we love slate tile flooring and why it might be the perfect fit for your home. 1. Slate Tile Is Beautiful Naturally formed through metamorphic processes,…

Prepare Your Minneapolis Home For The Colder Months

As the days begin to get colder, it slowly but surely becomes difficult to keep your Minneapolis home warm. Even with the heater turned on and the fireplace crackling, the chill can sink in. At Floor Coverings International Bloomington we know that you can lose a lot of heat through your floors. Updating your old flooring is a…

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…

How To Pick The Perfect Carpet For Your Home

Providing warmth and comfort, carpet is the perfect flooring option for Minneapolis homeowners. At Floor Coverings International Bloomington we know that picking the perfect carpet for your home is important. From pile style to fiber type, there are so many carpet options. We want you to have the perfect flooring for your Minneapolis home, so we’ve broken down…

Home Design Tips for Aging Successfully

Aging is a fact of life, but saying goodbye to your youth doesn’t have to mean saying goodbye to your home. In fact, seniors who remain in their homes often have better health outcomes, and are happier, than those who transition to a nursing home or other assisted living arrangement. Since falling can seriously impair…

Keep Your Tile Floors Fresh with These Grout-Cleaning Tips

With a tile floor, the tiles themselves are always the main event. Many people may not even know what to call the substance between tiles. (Hint: it's called grout!) That being said, Floor Coverings International Bloomington has a handy little secret -- keeping your tile floors sparkling means taking good care of the grout too. Grout is essentially…