maple grove carpet threats

Unusual Threats to Your Beautiful Carpet

Conventional threats to carpet include spills, stains, and dirt dragged in from the outdoors. These may be challenging to manage, but preparing for their eventuality is doable. It’s the unusual threats that you need to worry about. We at Floor Coverings International Maple Grove have seen our share of carpet damage, including a few sources you may not think…
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3 Top Tile Types

Solid tile floors are a historied choice in residential and commercial flooring, with a well-earned reputation for elegance, durability, and resilience. For Maple Grove homeowners looking to carry on the tile tradition, Floor Coverings International Maple Grove offers this little guide on three popular options in tile floors. Ceramic Fired to new strength in the heat of the kiln, ceramic…
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Janka Hardness Scale: What You Need to Know

The Janka Hardness Scale is important information for any homeowner considering hardwood flooring. Knowing what different scores mean, and the pros and cons of each score, will have a strong impact on the wood you end up choosing. Below, Floor Coverings International Maple Grove will guide you through what you need to know about the Janka Hardness Scale. What…
Cork flooring in Maple Grove

3 Eco-Friendly Flooring Choices (That Aren’t Bamboo!)

Though bamboo flooring started out as an eco-friendly alternative to hardwood, it has now entered the mainstream. Bamboo is still a great choice for Maple Grove homeowners, but there are now many other environmentally friendly flooring options to choose from. Here are a few picks from our experts at Floor Coverings International Maple Grove: Cork Cork has been on…

Hardwood Flooring Terms You Need to Know

When you decide to install new hardwood floors in your Maple Grove, Plymouth, Rogers home, the amount of information available can seem overwhelming. At Floor Coverings International Maple Grove, we believe it’s important to get as much information as possible before starting on such a big project. One of the most confusing things for homeowners to navigate when choosing a type of…

The Surprising Looks of Laminate

Laminate flooring has become a popular choice in Maple Grove, Plymouth, Rogers area homes thanks to its durability and affordability. Many of our customers at Floor Coverings International of Maple Grove are hesitant to choose laminate flooring because they are afraid of having limited choices. This is an understandable worry, but in reality the range of laminate flooring…

How To Pick The Perfect Vinyl Floor

Vinyl flooring is a great option for budget-conscious homeowners in the Maple Grove, Plymouth, Rogers area. This durable flooring option is constructed to resist scratches, stains, mold and mildew, so you can use it in practically any room. At Floor Coverings International of Maple Grove, we especially like vinyl in the kitchen, bathroom and entryway. Vinyl has come…
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Interview with Design Blogger Jennifer Sergent

At Floor Coverings International of Maple Grove, we love bringing you creative insight and perspectives from bloggers who are kind enough to share their wisdom and how they got started. Today we have an interview with Jennifer Sergent, longtime journalist and blogger at DC by Design. Founded in 2010 by Jennifer, DC by Design “is a…