carpet padding in meridian, id

Pad Your Flooring Budget So You Can Pad Your Carpet

When budgeting to purchase new carpet for your Meridian home, don't forget to include the cost of quality padding. One of the most important ways to ensure long life for carpet is by installing a long-lasting, cushioned underlayment. In years to come, you'll be thankful for investing in this protection, not only for the longevity…
new carpet in boise

Home Seller’s Guide to Carpet

Experienced real estate agents usually recommend that home sellers in the Boise area avoid installing new carpet before a move. It rarely adds a lot of value to the home since buyers often have different tastes than the sellers and many prefer hardwood anyway, even if the carpeting is new. At the same time, those…
Basement flooring in Boise

Top 5 Flooring Materials for Below-Grade Installation

A basement can be a tricky place to install new flooring. It needs to be comfortable enough for lounging, but also durable, easy to maintain, and moisture-resistant. Here are our top five picks for basement flooring, from your team at Floor Coverings International Treasure Valley. Tile Tile flooring may not be the first thing that comes to mind when…
Winter house projects in Boise ID

Best House Projects to Escape the Winter Blues

Winters can get a little long in Boise. It’s easy to feel trapped by the short days and cold weather. If you are looking for a way to use pent-up energy in January, consider tackling a house project. Winter is a great time to check items off the to-do list. Here are our top ideas…
Living with carpet and allergies, Floor Coverings International Treasure Valley

How To Have Allergies and Still Love Your Carpet

Indoor air pollution can have a link to carpeting. Carpet tends to attract and hold debris and allergens more than other types of flooring. In homes where people have allergies or sensitivity to chemicals there are options available to help reduce the impact of allergens and still enjoy your carpet. Here’s how. The Trouble with…