How to Choose a Flooring Style That Complements Your Home

The style and era of your home are important design elements in the way you want to decorate it. You wouldn't place mid-century modern wallpaper in a 19th century colonial or install a vintage clawfoot tub in a sleek, modern apartment, and the same goes for flooring! Matching elements such as tile, carpet, and hardwood flooring…

The Best Hardwood Flooring for Busy Kitchens

If you are a Princeton homeowner looking to install hardwood flooring in your kitchen, then it may be helpful to take the following into consideration. Floor Coverings International Hillsborough knows that many homeowners are wary of having hardwood installed in rooms that see a lot of foot traffic, as the wear and tear caused by traversing feet can…

Best Carpet Choices for Pet Owners

When you’ve got a little pup or kitten running around your Franklin Township home, the ruination of your flooring can feel inevitable. Floor Coverings International Hillsborough has compiled some key qualities to look for when searching for pet-friendly carpeting that will help you to protect your floors while offering a comfortable option for your little Fido or rambunctious…

Infographic: Natural Stone Flooring

Many Hillsborough homeowners are drawn to the natural beauty of stone flooring. Whether it be granite, marble, slate, or another natural stone, all three materials add an elegant touch and beautiful detail to any room. Learn some more about the different types of natural stone flooring and then give us a call to schedule an…

How to Vacuum Like a Professional Cleaner

If you have carpet in your Princeton home, we recommend vacuuming it at least once a week—or more often for high traffic areas—to ensure it lasts its intended lifetime. However, at Floor Coverings International Hillsborough we also recognize this can be a difficult recommendation to carry out. If you struggle to make the time to maintain your carpet,…

The Basics on Carpet Stain Removal

Carpets are a popular flooring option in Princeton because of their affordability, comfort, and warmth. However, compared to other flooring options, spills are always more challenging to tackle. Floor Coverings International Hillsborough is here to help. Read on to learn the basics on proper carpet stain removal. Proper Technique Treating carpet stains doesn’t have to be overly complicated.…

3 Perfect Rooms for Carpet Tile

Here at Floor Coverings International Hillsborough, we’re excited to bring you unique flooring solutions for every space in your house. Carpet tile is an affordable and modular carpeting that installs in the same set and lock fashion as laminate flooring and other engineered flooring. The versatility of carpet tile can be put to use around many areas of…

Infographic: Tile Patterns 101

Tile is a popular flooring selection for its durability and water-resistance. At Floor Coverings International Hillsborough, we offer a wide selection of tile due to our partnerships with national manufacturers like Shaw Floors and Daltile. Whether you're opting for a formal design or a modern one, there is a tile type that can fit your needs. Also, tile…

3 Pet-Friendly Flooring Choices

If you are looking for flooring that works for both your family and your beloved pets, then the good news is that there are plenty of options at Floor Coverings International Hillsborough. Approximately forty percent of all American homes have at least one four-legged friend living with them, and Franklin Township is no exception. Let’s look at some…

What’s the Best Flooring for Your Bedroom?

There really is no one best flooring choice for bedrooms. If you're searching for the right option to turn your own personal sanctuary into a beautiful, relaxing space, you must first decide on your priorities. Here are some flooring suggestions from our Floor Coverings International Hillsborough experts, based on what you most care about in your bedroom space:…