bedroom carpet in boise

Guide To Common Carpet Fibers

Selecting a carpet fiber is perhaps the most important decision you will make when shopping for carpet. The fiber will determine the comfort, longevity and cost of your new carpet. If you are in the market for new flooring, use this handy guide to common carpet fibers from our team at Floor Coverings International Treasure…
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…
Pamela Miller

Interview with Blogger “Life with Munchers”

Floor Coverings International Treasure Valley is delighted to unveil the latest installment in our Blogger Influencer Interview Series. Pamela Miller is the creator and author of Life with Munchers, a blog about modern family living. You can follow Pamela on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, and Google+. Please tell us a little about yourself. I am a blogger & vlogger…
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…
Luxury Vinyl Flooring, Boise

Best Flooring Options For Active Households

Finding the right flooring can be a huge challenge when you have children, pets and constant foot traffic moving through the house. While there is no one perfect option for busy families, here are some excellent floor coverings to consider. Luxury Vinyl Flooring Vinyl flooring may sound like it belongs in your grandmother's house, but…
Carpet for senior citizens, Floor Coverings International Treasure Valley

Is Wall-to-Wall Carpeting a Good Option for Senior Citizens?

Many senior citizens have found that wall-to-wall carpeting is an ideal flooring option, while others have opted to tear out carpeting and replace it with another type of flooring. If you are preparing for retirement and are not sure if carpet is the right option for you personally, the following information can help you make…
Ugly carpet solutions, Floor Coverings International Treasure Valley

Learning to Love Your Old Carpet

Wall-to-wall carpet can be a wonderful floor covering in the right circumstances. A soft fiber in a color you love makes carpet a cozy and calming addition to your Boise home. However, cheap materials, dated colors, or strange placement (carpet in the bathroom, anyone?!) can quickly take all the good out of it. Removing or…
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…