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The 3 Types of Carpet That Will Fit Your Minimalist Aesthetic

If you’re the kind of person that likes to stay up to date on modern carpet trends for homes in Minnetonka, Chanhassen, Eden Prairie, St. Louis Park and the surrounding areas, you already know that the minimalist look has firmly established itself as a design aesthetic to be reckoned with. And while some people might insist that carpet has no place…
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Infographic: 4 Popular Natural Stone Flooring Styles

Stone tiles are unique, durable, and incredibly versatile. Whether you want a grand entrance, timeless style, or natural accents, Floor Coverings International Southwest Metro Minneapolis can provide you with the perfect option. Here are four popular stones Bloomington homeowners love.
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Creating Visual Space With Plank Flooring

When selecting hardwood flooring there are a number of choices to make that will influence the overall look of your space — for example, the wood type, the stain, and the finish. However, one important point that tends to get overlooked is the plank width. Believe or not, plank size plays a huge rule in…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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4 Ways To Clean Your Hardwood Floors

Cleaning your hardwood floors is an important task. It will help your home to look its best and ensure that you are taking good care of the floors. You want to avoid using any kind of harsh cleaner as it can damage the protective coating on the floors. However, you can pick and choose the…
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Increase Home Resale Value: Install Hardwood Flooring

When preparing a home for sale or deciding on renovations that might also result in increased home resale value, homeowners often start with flooring. Two tried and true options that crop up frequently are installing hardwood floors or new carpeting. Whether your objective is a potential immediate sale or improved future value, installing hardwood is…
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What Are the Advantages of Cork Floors?

When you think of cork, you probably think of items like bulletin boards, not floors. However, many of today’s new homeowners and business owners are choosing cork as their flooring option. While cork is still less common than options like tile and hardwood, it is starting to gain popularity, thanks to the following advantages. The…