Your Budget Flooring Guide

Updated flooring can entirely transform your home, but we know that new flooring can be expensive. That being said, it is still possible to get an incredible flooring makeover on a budget. We want all White Bear Lake homeowners to have flooring they love, without worrying about being able to afford it. Our experts at…

How To Pick Pet-Proof Carpet

Saint Paul homeowners love the extra layer of warmth and comfort carpet adds to a home. However, if you have pets, you’ve probably worried that carpet is too high-maintenance. Luckily, our team at Floor Coverings International White Bear Lake has the expertise to help you find the right type of carpet for your needs. Even with four-legged friends, carpet can…

The Best Type of Living Room Flooring

Whether you’re curling up on the couch after a long day of work or taking an afternoon nap, the living room is a central part of your home. Having the right living room flooring is essential for White Bear Lake, St. Paul, & Minneapolis homeowners. From carpet to laminate, there are so many options and knowing exactly which flooring is right…

How to Choose the Right Area Rug for Your Space

A room without an area rug can often feel empty or incomplete. The right rug can make a space pop, while also protecting your floors and making them more comfortable. However, to achieve the perfect look and feel, it’s important to consider the needs of your space. If you are shopping for a new area…

Safe Fireplaces and Flooring for Woodbury Homes

The fireplace has long been a special centerpiece of living spaces. Throughout history, people have gathered around warm fires and shared each other's company. During the winter season, Woodbury homeowners deserve the full fireside experience, which means a safe, clean hearth and wall tiles that make your little fireside center really stand out. The experts…

Comparing Wood-Look Alternatives

Wood-look alternatives serve a variety of purposes: they can offer a smart choice for shoppers on a budget, ensure protection for damp areas, provide a unique twist on classic hardwood, or serve as an eco-friendly alternative. Floor Coverings International White Bear Lake is proud to bring a variety of wood-look flooring options to Woodbury homeowners. Keep reading to compare and…

How to Keep Your Tile and Grout Sparkling Clean

Tile flooring and backsplashes will add beauty to your White Bear Lake home, but cleaning them can be a big chore. Not only do tiles require special care, but the grout between them is porous and can catch stains quickly. Luckily, the Floor Coverings International White Bear Lake experts have put together our best tips for how to keep your…

Infographic: Floor Color Psychology

The color of your floors can completely alter the mood of your home. Whether you’re in the market for hardwood, tile, or carpet, the shade you choose sends a strong message. Floor Coverings International White Bear Lake has compiled some common floor colors and the mood they create. You may also enjoy: Floor Pairings: How to Match Different Flooring in…

Floor Pairings: How to Match Different Flooring in Your Home

Few homes are built with only one type of flooring. Tile, carpeting, and hardwood often coexist. Instead of choosing each flooring separately, why not try to match them together? This could have a major impact on the flow and style of your home. Floor Coverings International White Bear Lake has compiled some of our favorite flooring trios. Dark Hardwood, Gray…

3 Classic Backsplash Choices for Your Kitchen

A beautiful backsplash can be the focal point of a kitchen. However, you’ll get the best value out of your investment if you choose a tile backsplash that is classic and timeless, and will appeal to future homebuyers! Fortunately, our expert team here at Floor Coverings International White Bear Lake can help guide you to the most popular and versatile…