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…

The Basics: How to Treat Carpet Stains

Homeowners in the Downers Grove, Bolingbrook, and Woodridge area choose carpet for the warmth and comfort it brings to their homes. But where life happens, spills happen, and carpet is a more challenging flooring option for cleaning these spills. Floor Coverings International Downers Grove is here to help with some tips on how to treat carpet stains. Basic Stain Treatment Treating carpet stains…

Infographic: How to Choose the Right Hardwood for Your Home

Are you considering installing hardwood in your Downers Grove home? Make sure you are familiar with the important benefits and considerations of solid wood floors. Here's a quick guide to help you choose the perfect style. To view samples, contact your local team at Floor Coverings International Downers Grove! Photo Credits: © MPanchenko, © Roma Borman, © Anton Kossmann,…

Our Hardwood Maintenance Guide

Hardwood floors are one of the most important investments a homeowner can make. For homeowners in Downers Grove, cleaning and maintaining your hardwood is the most critical step to protect this investment. Your experts here at Floor Coverings International Downers Grove are here with our professional tips that will help your floor last for generations! Top Priorities No matter…

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…

Infographic: Popular Interior Design Styles for Your Home

If you’ve ever looked at a perfectly decorated home on Pinterest and wondered how you could get it, you’re not alone. Here at Floor Coverings International Downers Grove, we want to make your design dreams come true. Take a peek at this breakdown of some of the most popular interior design trends and how to form the overall look.…

Best Flooring Choices for Your Kitchen

Kitchens are the hub of most households, and kitchen floors must do extra duty – weathering fallen dishes, the foot traffic of family and friends, and many liquid spills, all while providing an elegant and stylish enhancement to the room’s décor. Floor Coverings International Downers Grove can help you find the perfect kitchen floor to suit your needs and your…

Which Carpet Style is Right for You?

You may not realize it, but there are many different types and styles of carpet available. Trying to decide which is best for your Downers Grove home can be challenging. Fortunately, our Floor Coverings International Downers Grove experts can help. Here are three of the most popular styles of carpet on the market today and what type of household…

2017 Flooring Trends: Wood-Look Tile

Here at Floor Coverings International Downers Grove, we are always working to keep up to date with current flooring trends. So what type of flooring are we most excited about for 2017? Wood-look tile! Flooring manufacturers have developed innovative new styles of porcelain tile that mimic the appearance of hardwood planks. In fact, they look so realistic that you…