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…

Your Guide to Popular Hardwood Species

Hardwood floors are absolutely gorgeous and a great investment for your home. We know that Franklin Township homeowners love hardwood, but with so many options, it’s hard to know where to start. Our experts at Floor Coverings International Hillsborough have broken down every popular type of hardwood. Birch An underutilized hardwood, birch is a great option for Franklin…

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…

3 Stylish Tile Backsplash Designs for Your Kitchen

When it comes to the overall design within a kitchen, the importance of a great backsplash cannot be overstated. Sure, beautiful cabinets, flooring, and lighting are also vital. However, it is through the backsplash that homeowners are able to incorporate an artistic element into any design. The following are three ideas for ways to transform an…

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…

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…

The Hottest Flooring Trends of 2018

Are you looking for the most innovative and exciting flooring products on the market? Here at Floor Coverings International Hillsborough, you’ll find a wide range of trendy and stylish flooring styles for your Franklin Township home. Our experts will keep you up-to-date on hottest new products, including our favorites below! Gray Hues Gray flooring is definitely having a…

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…

Infographic: How to Properly Care for Your Floors

Flooring is an investment in your home and should be treated as such. One generic cleaner for each surface may seem economical, but you can do damage to your floors if you don't take the unique qualities of the material into consideration. Let's take a look at the three most popular flooring styles and learn…

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…