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Your Guide to Carpet Pile

The warmth and comfort of carpet has made it a St. Paul flooring staple. When picking out the perfect carpet style for your home, it is important to understand the ins and outs of carpet pile. Our experts at Floor Coverings International White Bear Lake are here to help. Keep on reading to learn more about carpet pile! What Is…
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Your Guide to Popular Hardwood Species

With its beauty and durability, it is no wonder that hardwood is one of the most popular flooring choices for St. Paul homeowners. At Floor Coverings International White Bear Lake we love the unique aspects of each hardwood species. We want you to choose the best flooring for your home. To help you pick out what species is right for…
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5 Flooring Patterns We Love

Are you looking for a fun twist on a classic flooring option? At Floor Coverings International White Bear Lake we know there’s something exciting about a unique flooring style. A pattern is a great way to make the flooring in your Woodbury home stand out. Here are some flooring patterns we love. Herringbone A modern take on classic parquet flooring,…
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Interview with Minneapolis Interior Designer Katie Kurtz

At Floor Coverings International White Bear Lake, we love to inspire and inform. We know that a secret to a beautiful home is more than amazing flooring. That’s why we introduced our Designer Influencer Interview Series, to give you a peek at the latest trends in home design. Our latest interview features the uber talented Minneapolis-based interior designer Katie Kurtz.…
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Flooring Options for Harsh Climates

  It's Minnesota. It's winter. Most of the time when you're moving from outside to inside you're tracking snow along with you. Sure, it will be spring soon, but then instead of snow you'll be tracking in mud. In harsher climates it’s important that a durable flooring material be selected for the high-traffic areas in your home.…

Why Marble Flooring Should be in Your Home

Marble flooring can completely transform your home and easily gives your home an air of sophistication reminiscent of the ancient, luxurious buildings in Rome. It is a naturally made stone, with no two pieces exactly alike. Marble can be featured as flooring, but it is also used for countertops and backsplash as well. Here at…