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How To Upgrade Your Floors For The Holidays

Short days and cold nights can only mean one thing: the holiday season is here! Whether you are hosting friends and family this season or you just want your home to be a beautiful haven, having the right floors is a huge part of the job. Here at Floor Coverings International Hillsborough, we have listed some of our…
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5 Benefits of Carpet Floors

Carpet occasionally gets a bad rap in Hillsborough compared to hardwood, stone, tile or other flooring options. And while some of the points are true – generally, the other floors are more durable and will add more long-term value to your home – there is plenty still to love about carpet. Here at Floor Coverings International Hillsborough, we…
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The Great Debate: Carpet or Hardwood?

While Floor Coverings International Hillsborough has many different flooring options, Princeton homeowners often whittle down their flooring pick to two types: carpet or hardwood? Both flooring options are staples of the American home, so it makes sense that Princeton homeowners have a hard time choosing between the two. We love both and know that either could work well…
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The Most Durable Carpet for Your Franklin Township Home

Carpet has a reputation for being less durable than other flooring types. With the right choice in material and style, however, carpet could be a long-lasting option for your home. Floor Coverings International Hillsborough is happy to guide you through the best choices for an extremely durable carpet. Material Nylon beats out both polyester and wool for most…
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The Perfect Carpet Color for Your Home

Create a stylish, unique look for your home with the perfect carpet color. Floor Coverings International Hillsborough is proud to bring a variety of carpet colors to Franklin Township homeowners. Keep reading for our advice on different shades of carpeting! Light Carpeting Light carpeting can help give your home an open, airy feel. Choose a shade of light gray…
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3 Flooring Options for a Quieter Home

Loud floors are fine for single-family homes and high-traffic businesses in Princeton, but what floors do you choose when you're living the condo life or simply want some peace and quiet? The key to having quiet floors is getting a material with acoustic absorbency, which makes sure that your footsteps don't disturb your neighbors below. Which…
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Floor Color Psychology: Shape the Mood of Your Home

The color of your floors can completely alter the mood of your Princeton home. Whether you’re in the market for hardwood, tile, or carpet, the shade you choose sends a strong message. Floor Coverings International Hillsborough has compiled some common floor colors and the mood they create. Light Brown Flooring This shade is casual, natural, and friendly. A…
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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…
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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,…
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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.…