History of Luxury Vinyl Flooring

From its popularity in the 1960s to its updated look today, vinyl flooring has remained a practical flooring option throughout Maple Grove. When considering durability and affordability, it cannot be beaten. If you are looking to learn more about luxury vinyl, our experts at Floor Coverings International Maple Grove are here to help. Origins of Vinyl Flooring The idea…

Our Favorite Kitchen Flooring Styles

Whether you are baking a pumpkin pie or grabbing a late-night snack, your kitchen is the center of your Maple Grove home. An updated floor can completely transform the appearance of the room, making it feel brand new again. Besides being beautiful, your kitchen floor should be durable and water-resistant. To make your decision process…

Statement Hardwood Flooring Designs for Your Home

Hardwood flooring is a versatile option for your home. With styles ranging from traditional and natural to striking and dramatic, you can create nearly any desired look for your home. If you're seeking flooring that makes a strong statement, Floor Coverings International Maple Grove is here to help! We've compiled our favorite hardwood floors to give your home a touch of…

The Best Hardwood Alternatives for Your Maple Grove Home

Hardwood flooring is classic and beautiful, but with a hefty price tag and potential for water damage, it might not be the best option for every area in your Maple Grove home. Fortunately, there are a variety of affordable and durable wood-look alternatives to consider! Floor Coverings International Maple Grove is proud to connect homeowners with laminate, vinyl, porcelain,…

The Best Rooms for Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring

Luxury vinyl planks, often abbreviated as LVP, could be the perfect addition to your Maple Grove home. Popular as a hardwood alternative, luxury vinyl plank flooring offers the classic beauty of wood alongside unique advantages. Water-resistant, durable, and low-maintenance luxury vinyl planks can be installed in rooms where hardwood might suffer. Basement Finding the perfect…

3 Laundry Room Flooring Ideas We Love

When was the last time you considered your laundry room flooring options? Here at Floor Coverings International Maple Grove, we think that utility areas like the laundry room deserve more attention than they get! Installing the right type of flooring can help you make the most out of your functional space, and prevent damage to your home. Read on…

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…

A Starter Guide to Natural Stone

Installing natural stone tiles adds character and beauty to your home that is both organic and unique. No two stone tiles are the same because they are harvested from quarries and are created in nature. But with the wide selection of stones to choose from, which one is ideal for your Maple Grove property? To help…

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…

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…