Glass Tile in Downers Grove

A Guide to the 4 Most Popular Types of Tile

Tile is a great flooring choice for many homeowners in the Downers Grove, Bolingbrook, and Woodridge area. It’s a low maintenance option that is stain-resistant and easy to clean. Tile is known for reducing allergens and improving the overall air quality of your home. With so many options, it can be hard to choose which tile is best for…
Walnut hardwood flooring in Downers Grove

Walnut Hardwood Flooring: American vs. Brazilian

Many exotic hardwood species share similar names with domestic hardwoods, making it difficult to understand the difference. Walnut and cherry hardwoods are just a couple of examples. Fortunately, our Floor Coverings International Downers Grove team can help you learn more about these species so you can choose the best option for your Downers Grove home. Today we will focus on…
Parquet wood flooring in Downers Grove

3 Flooring Ideas with Vintage Charm

Many Downers Grove homeowners love the look of houses with old-fashioned charm. If you already live in an older home with vintage details, you can play up its age and character by installing floors with a similar charm. But even if you live in a new home, you can also add vintage character by choosing…
Anna Kovalchenko

Interview with Interior Designer Anna Kovalchenko

Floor Coverings International Downers Grove is pleased to bring you the latest installment in our Designer Influencer Interview Series. Anna Kovalchenko is the talented interior designer behind L’Essenziale . You can follow Anna on BlogLovin, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, Google+, and Facebook. What's one of your favorite design pieces you have in your own home? I am in the process of…
Pet friendly flooring in Downers Grove

4 Pet-Friendly Flooring Picks

If you have pets at home, you probably know that they can be hard on your floors. Stained carpet and scratched hardwood are a common issue for Downers Grove homeowners with pets, but that doesn’t mean you have to live with damaged flooring. If your floors have seen better days, consider installing pet-friendly flooring from…