Libertyville Bamboo

Eco-Friendly Hardwood Flooring Options

Hardwood flooring has many advantages. It is beautiful, easy to clean, and can last for decades. Furthermore, there are many types of eco-friendly flooring for those who are rightfully concerned about the environment. The experts at Floor Coverings International Libertyville outline their favorite eco-friendly hardwood options below! Cork Cork is perhaps one of the most eco-friendly hardwood varieties…
Gurnee Hardwood

The Pros and Cons of Engineered vs. Solid Hardwood

Hardwood floors are a great addition to a home because they are durable and add value. They look beautiful and elegant and are available in a wide variety of different looks to fit anyone’s design aesthetic. If you’re in the market for new hardwood floors, then you’ve probably heard of both engineered and solid hardwood.…
Gurnee Carpet

Five Tips for Keeping Carpet Clean and Looking Beautiful

Grit happens. So do spills, gum on the bottom of a shoe, pets that go to the bathroom in inconvenient places, and candle wax that dribbles where it shouldn't. These substances are especially worrisome when they land on your carpet. Regular maintenance, including vacuuming and carpet cleaning, go a long way toward keeping carpet attractive.…
Libertyville Linoleum Flooring

The Difference Between Linoleum and Vinyl Flooring

Linoleum and vinyl appeal to many homeowners partly because they are springier and absorb impact better than other flooring. Color, pattern, cost, and ease of care also affect consumer decisions. Linoleum and vinyl products offer faux wood and tile looks that are much less expensive per square foot than the real materials. But some property…
Libertyville Basement Flooring

Best Flooring for Basements in Libertyville

Moisture issues. An uneven concrete subfloor. Humidity. Those are just three of the main factors that make the installation of flooring in a basement problematic. More specifically, basements are more likely than other areas of the home to take on moisture – whether it’s from a heavy rain and subsequent flood, broken pipes, or from…
Libertyville Flooring

Flooring That Adds Ambiance to Your Libertyville Home

Ambiance is a feeling or mood that is induced by a place. Rooms in your home have ambiance. A quiet table for two in a nice restaurant has ambiance. Ambiance is a vibe and sometimes it is natural and at other times it is created through design. Part of that process is flooring. In this…