3 Wood Look Flooring Options For Basements

A growing number of St. Louis Park owners are refinishing their basements and turning them into beautiful, comfortable spaces that add value to their homes. However, because they’re underground, even finished basement rooms have a tendency to trap moisture. Additionally, water can seep in from unnoticed cracks in the foundation. For this reason, it’s generally not recommended…

Embracing the Past with Distressed Hardwood Flooring

The popularity of weathered and distressed hardwood has boomed in recent years. It’s a great choice for St. Louis Park owners who want a floor that tells a story and celebrates character. Instead of a pristine floor you’re afraid to walk on in fear of causing scratches, weathered hardwood flooring will be made even more beautiful with…

Interview with Popular Blogger Crystal Carder

Floor Coverings International Southwest Metro Minneapolis is pleased to bring you the latest installment in our Blogger Influencer Interview Series.  Crystal Carder blogs about many different things, including parenting, traveling, and product reviews. You can follow Crystal on Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, and YouTube. Please tell us a little about yourself. I am Crystal Carder. I currently reside…

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…

Winter House Projects for an Easy Spring

The winter can feel very long in St. Louis Park. House projects are a great way to beat those winter blues, however, by keeping you busy and giving you the satisfaction of completing lingering projects. Start with these ideas to get your home in tip-top shape this winter and breeze into spring! Updated Flooring Flooring is easy…

3 Eco-Friendly Flooring Options To Suit Any Home

Using renewable resources is an important consideration for many Bloomington homeowners when embarking on a renovation project. If eco-friendly flooring is on your agenda, take a look at these three popular options. Bamboo If you love the look of hardwood flooring but want to use a more sustainable resource in your home, bamboo flooring is…

Interview with Organized Mom

At Floor Coverings International Southwest Metro Minneapolis, we love to bring you creative insight and perspectives from some of the Internet’s most influential bloggers. Our latest interview features home organization expert Amy of Organized Mom. You can follow Amy on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram. Please tell us a little about yourself. I'm Amy! I live in Utah with my…

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…

What To Know Before Installing Radiant Floor Heating

Radiant floor heating is a popular way to efficiently heat a room and keep a home warm and cozy. If you have tile in the bathroom or laminate in the bedroom, radiant floor heating can be a great way to keep your toes warm early in the morning or late at night. There are a…