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Infographic: How to Clean Any Kind of Carpet

We got such great feedback from our original blog post on how to keep your carpet flooring looking great, that we decided to follow up and expand on that advice with an all new infographic! Check out these versatile tips from Floor Coverings International Metro East about how to care for any kind of carpet, whether it's loop pile,…
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Finding the Perfect Carpet

Finding the perfect carpeting can be a challenge. After all, with the hundreds of styles, colors, and materials that are available today, it’s no wonder that so many Belleville homeowners come to the experts at Floor Coverings International Metro East for help choosing just one. The trick to finding the right carpet is breaking it down category by category,…
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Interview with Lifestyle Blogger Tina Basu

Floor Coverings International Metro East is delighted to unveil the latest installment in our Real Estate Influencer Interview Series. Tina Basu is a popular lifestyle blogger and food blogger. You can follow Tina on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, and Google+. Please tell us a little about yourself. Since my childhood I have been a creative person – I like colors,…
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Keep Your Carpet Looking Great

Carpet hasn’t always been a staple of American homes. After technological advancements following the Second World War, carpeting became much more popular. Today, many O’Fallon homeowners continue to choose carpeting for its soft, warm feel underfoot. At Floor Coverings International Metro East, many of our clients ask us for advice on how to maintain their new custom carpets. Here…

Interview With Dayka Robinson Designs

Floor Coverings International Metro East is thrilled to introduce talented interior designer and blogger Dayka Robinson. Dayka does amazing design and renovation work, runs a successful blog, and even hosts her own podcast. Her philosophy on life? "I believe you should seek to design your home & life around the things you love…but always be grateful for the things…
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Carpet Flooring Materials 101

Carpet flooring has long been a top seller for homeowners in the Belleville area for many reasons. Depending on the style, carpet can be ideal for people on a budget who also have comfort as a high priority for their flooring. Between color, cut style, and material, the options are almost endless, which is why…

Rug Sizing Tips for Every Room

The Floor Coverings International of Metro East team knows how much impact the right rug can make in a room. Rugs don’t just add style to your space; they bring warmth, insulate against sound, and unite your entire design scheme. Our clients interested in rugs, though, often have one big question: how do they choose…
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Low or High Pile Carpet: What’s Right for Your Family?

If you love carpeting, you’re not alone! Despite trends towards hard surface flooring, carpet remains the most popular flooring type across the country. Families who are interested in purchasing new carpeting, though, have a tough choice ahead of them—should they opt for a low pile or high pile option? Floor Coverings International of Metro East…
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Stop Believing These Carpeting Myths Today

Here at Floor Coverings International of Metro East, we have a soft spot for carpet. Sure, carpeting might not have the flair of some of our more exotic offerings like bamboo or cork flooring, but this classic’s reigned in American households for decades for a reason. Unfortunately, carpet’s long reign has given it plenty of…