Hopkins Carpet One Blog

  • Update on Flooring Products and Tariffs

    Update on Flooring Products and Tariffs

    Press May 28th, 2019 Hopkins Carpet One

    We did a blog in December about tariffs for flooring products that are shipped to the United States from China. We want to provide an update, since those tariffs have now been fully implemented. A 10 percent tariff was put in place last year. An… Read more »

  • Happy Holidays from Hopkins Carpet One

    Happy Holidays from Hopkins Carpet One

    Press December 20th, 2018 Hopkins Carpet One

    As 2018 comes to a close, we want to thank all our customers for another great year. We are grateful to be a part of the Hopkins community for more than 38 years, helping residents choose and install carpet and flooring for their homes and… Read more »

  • Flooring Products and Tariffs: What You Should Know

    Flooring Products and Tariffs: What You Should Know

    Press December 14th, 2018 Hopkins Carpet One

    You’ve likely heard on the news about tariffs being implemented with China for products shipped into the United States. This will impact the flooring industry as many of these products come from China. In fact, China is one of the largest producers of flooring products… Read more »

  • New Look for Our Store

    New Look for Our Store

    Press December 4th, 2018 Hopkins Carpet One

    If you’ve been by our store lately, you’ve probably noticed a lot of work going on. We are currently remodeling the store for a new, updated look that will hopefully make your shopping experience even better. We started with an exterior remodel. We are happy… Read more »

  • Come See our New Styles of Invincible H2O Luxury Vinyl

    Come See our New Styles of Invincible H2O Luxury Vinyl

    Press August 28th, 2018 Hopkins Carpet One

    If you haven’t yet embraced the wonders of luxury vinyl for your home, now is a great time to give it a try! We recently received 54 new samples of Invincible H2O flooring at our store for you to choose from! You can get visuals… Read more »

  • Thank You and Happy Holidays from Hopkins Carpet One

    Thank You and Happy Holidays from Hopkins Carpet One

    Press December 21st, 2017 Hopkins Carpet One

    With the end of 2017 quickly approaching, we want to take a moment to thank all our wonderful customers for their support. We are grateful to be a part of the Hopkins community for more than 35 years, helping residents choose and install flooring and… Read more »

  • Stainmaster Celebrates 30th Anniversary!

    Stainmaster Celebrates 30th Anniversary!

    Carpeting August 15th, 2016 Hopkins Carpet One

    Stainmaster is celebrating 30 years of bringing superior carpet to homes all across America! When the company started in 1986, it revolutionized the carpet industry with stain-resistant technology never before available in carpeting. In following years, Stainmaster carpeting became available in 18,000 retail locations, becoming… Read more »

  • New Employee at Hopkins Carpet One

    New Employee at Hopkins Carpet One

    Press November 27th, 2019 Hopkins Carpet One

    We are proud to announce a new team member at Hopkins Carpet One. Casondra Brady recently joined our sales team at our carpeting and flooring store. With a bachelor’s degree in interior design from The Art Institute, Casondra brings 16 years of design experience as… Read more »

  • Marsala: Pantone’s 2015 Color of the Year

    Marsala: Pantone’s 2015 Color of the Year

    Press June 19th, 2015 Hopkins Carpet One

    In December 2014, Pantone unveiled its choice for 2015 Color of the Year. They chose Marsala, which is a lovely, earthy shade of wine red, as the name suggests. We were excited to hear the announcement a few months ago, and we thought we would… Read more »

  • Hopkins Carpet One Wins 2014 Angie’s List Super Service Award

    Press November 27th, 2019 Hopkins Carpet One

    We are happy and proud to announce that Hopkins Carpet One has won a 2014 Angie’s List Super Service Award! This award is given to companies that are members of Angie’s List and that maintain excellent service ratings and reviews on the Angie’s List website…. Read more »

  • Special Announcement: Hopkins Carpet One Wins Reader’s Choice Award!

    Special Announcement: Hopkins Carpet One Wins Reader’s Choice Award!

    Press February 11th, 2015 Hopkins Carpet One

    We are proud to announce that Hopkins Carpet One has won the Reader’s Choice Award for Best Flooring Store by the Sun Sailor! We graciously accept this honor from our community for the fifth year in a row. We could not be any more thankful… Read more »

  • Commercial Carpeting and Flooring Project: South Lake Cycle

    Commercial Carpeting and Flooring Project: South Lake Cycle

    Carpeting October 16th, 2014 Hopkins Carpet One

    We recently completed a commercial project for South Lake Cycle in Excelsior. The owner, Mark Schnorr, had a few competing needs when choosing how to handle the floor covering in his bike shop. He called Hopkins Carpet One and we came up with the perfect… Read more »