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Three Tips for Summer Carpet Care

Carpets can get dirty quickly during the summer months as people track in debris from their adventures outside. Summertime food favorites also tend to be drippy or sticky and pose another risk to your rugs. Here are three easy tips from Floor Coverings International Southwest Metro Minneapolis to help you keep your carpets clean this summer. Make Your Home Shoe…

Timeless Carpet Styles For Your Home

You’re in the market for new carpet and you want your selection to stand the test of time.  Here are the items to consider: quality, comfort, durability, plus stain and dirt resistance, especially with our Minneapolis winters and the tracking in of snow and dirt. Selecting a carpet style that is truly timeless can provide you…
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Carpet Care for the New Year

The start of a new year is a great time for Bloomington owners to establish good habits, such as properly maintaining their carpets. Continue reading for some expert tips from Floor Coverings International Southwest Metro Minneapolis to keep your carpets looking beautiful all year long! Clean Up Stains Immediately It’s important that you don’t allow stains to set into your…
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How to Decorate Your Home for Fall

As summer comes to a close and the weather starts to change it’s easy to get excited for fall and the many traditions it brings. Although hot summer days are nice, nothing beats the brisk temperatures, feelings of coziness, and delicious foods that are unique to the months of September, October, and November. There are…
How to Know It's Time for a New Carpet

4 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Carpet

Have you found yourself wondering if it’s time for your well-loved but well-worn carpet to go? Deciding when to replace your carpet can be a tough choice; not only is a new carpet a big investment, but it’s also a big change in design for your home. To help make the decision easier, the flooring…

Plush Carpeting: Everything You Need to Know

Close your eyes and picture a carpet—what do you see? Most of us picture something like the carpets to the left; we see level-cut pile, in any color, that’s a perfect middle ground between flat and shag. Whether you know the name or not, what you’re imagining is called a plush, or sometimes “Saxony,” carpet.…

Fast Facts About Carpet

Carpet flooring is a popular choice among homeowners today for a variety of reasons. If you’re thinking about getting new flooring, carpet can be a great option for almost any room in the home. At Floor Coverings International of Southwest Metro Minneapolis, we want to help our clients choose the flooring that is perfect for…