Best Flooring for Boosting Your Home’s Resale Value

Repainting, redecorating, and de-cluttering are certainly great ways to prep your home for resale. However, some of the most effective ways to increase your home’s resale value are through more permanent means. Here at Floor Coverings International White Bear Lake, our experts know the power flooring has when it comes to determining the value of a home. Below are our…

How to Extend the Lifetime of Your Hardwood

Installing hardwood flooring in your Vadnais Heights home is a big commitment and investment. To maintain the longevity of your floor, there are important steps you need to take. Our experts here at Floor Coverings International White Bear Lake have a handy guide to keep your floors in top shape over your lifetime. Keep it Clean  Keeping your hardwood regularly…

Infographic: Everything You Need To Know About Rubber Flooring

You may think rubber flooring is reserved for gyms or playgrounds. However, it can be a great household flooring for high-traffic homes, too! Its durable, springy surface is forgiving on joints and comfortable underfoot. Take a look at the many uses of rubber in the latest update from Floor Coverings International White Bear Lake.   Photo Credit: © The Lift Creative Services, © Nopporn_Wongchai, © Jensateinwong

Tips for Choosing an Area Rug

Area rugs can add color and interest into large areas, welcome guests at the front door, and offer comfort to rest your sore feet.  But how do you decide on the right size, shape, and texture?  Here are some easy tips from Floor Coverings International White Bear Lake to help make rug shopping for your Vadnais Heights home a breeze. Choose a…

3 Ways to Use Carpet Tiles in the Home

Carpet tiles are quite common in commercial spaces. You’ve encountered them in the office, in airports, and in retail store dressing rooms. For this reason, carpet tile may not be the first thing you think of when trying to decide on new flooring for your White Bear Lake home. However, there are a number of…

Get Durable Texture With Distressed Hardwood

Smooth hardwood is a classic flooring choice, but these days, homeowners in Vadnais Heights are gravitating toward distressed hardwood. These savvy decorators are excited by the practical benefits and wonderful design possibilities of this hardwood finish. At Floor Coverings International White Bear Lake, we offer many options for distressed hardwood flooring, including handscraped and wire brushed varieties. Warmth and Durability…

Our Top 4 Pet-Proof Flooring Picks

If you have pets at home, you know how important it is to have the right flooring. Between the claws, hair, and general messiness, it’s quite difficult to prevent your pets from taking a toll on your floors. Fortunately, our Floor Coverings International White Bear Lake experts can help you find new floors that look great while still being pet-proof.…

Get the Look: Mid-Century Modern

Mid-century modern style of the 1950s and ‘60s has experienced a major resurgence in recent years. Many White Bear Lake homeowners appreciate mid-century modern design for its clean lines and warm, comfortable feel. Though you may not want your entire home to look straight out of the 20th century, adding touches of the mid-century modern…

Today’s Flooring Trends: Terracotta Tile

Though flooring trends often lean towards sleek, modern designs, our team at Floor Coverings International White Bear Lake has also noticed a recent shift towards natural, rustic flooring materials. For example, distressed, hand-scraped, and reclaimed hardwood floors have become increasingly popular with Vadnais Heights and White Bear Lake homeowners. But this trend towards the rustic is not limited to hardwood.…