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  • Area Rugs for Dorm Room Decorating: A Back to School Necessity

    Area Rugs for Dorm Room Decorating: A Back to School Necessity

    Resources September 20th, 2019 Hopkins Carpet One

    College starts in just over a month, whether you’re ready for it or not. And, getting all the stuff your student needs can be an exhausting process, especially since you want them to feel comfortable in their new space. A college dorm room can be… Read more »

  • Limitless Options for Home Office Flooring

    Limitless Options for Home Office Flooring

    Resources September 20th, 2019 Hopkins Carpet One

    If you are setting up a home office, there are many things to consider including the size of the space, privacy, lighting, décor and the flooring. The good news is there really are no rules regarding a home office. You can make it into the… Read more »

  • How to Handle Flooding on Carpet

    How to Handle Flooding on Carpet

    Resources September 20th, 2019 Hopkins Carpet One

    It’s something we hope doesn’t happen but very commonly does: flooding in your home. Whether the water is from an actual flood, a burst pipe, leaky roof or other issue, water on your carpet is not a good thing. We want to cover some important… Read more »

  • Cozy Up: How to Add Warmth to Any Space

    Cozy Up: How to Add Warmth to Any Space

    Resources September 20th, 2019 Hopkins Carpet One

    With the subzero temperatures that hit the Twin Cities recently, many are looking for new ways to add warmth and comfort to their space. If you’ve often looked around your home or office and found yourself wishing it had a cozier look and feel, you’ve… Read more »

  • Finding the Right Carpet Fiber for Your Unique Needs

    Finding the Right Carpet Fiber for Your Unique Needs

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    In the market for new carpeting for your home or business? As experts in carpet for the entire Twin Cities area, we are here to tell you a little bit about each type of carpet fiber as well as its many benefits. When you come… Read more »

  • Benefits of a Local Flooring Store vs. a Big Box Store

    Benefits of a Local Flooring Store vs. a Big Box Store

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    When shopping for new flooring or any home improvement item, where do you tend to go first? Some people will go to the nearest big box store while others will check out more local, specialized stores. Each option has its pros and cons. We want… Read more »

  • Pet-Friendly Flooring

    Pet-Friendly Flooring

    Resources September 20th, 2019 Hopkins Carpet One

    Americans love their pets. In fact, 68 percent of U.S. households, or about 85 million families, own a pet, according to the 2017-2018 National Pet Owners Survey conducted by the American Pet Products Association. Although, not everyone keeps their pets inside, the majority do. So,… Read more »

  • Summer Floor Care Tips

    Summer Floor Care Tips

    Resources September 20th, 2019 Hopkins Carpet One

    While enjoying the warm, sunny days of summer, you should be aware of the effects this time of year can have on your flooring. Summertime typically brings extra activity, higher humidity and more direct sunlight. Here are some tips to keep your floors in good… Read more »

  • How to Revamp & Renew the Look of Your Staircase with Beautiful Luxury Vinyl

    How to Revamp & Renew the Look of Your Staircase with Beautiful Luxury Vinyl

    Resources September 20th, 2019 Hopkins Carpet One

    What is one of the first things people notice upon entering your home? The entryway and staircase of course! The stair treads and risers play a huge part in this; not just providing aesthetic appeal, but safety and tread underfoot as well. And, if you… Read more »

  • Finding the Right Vacuum for Your New, Beautiful Carpet

    Finding the Right Vacuum for Your New, Beautiful Carpet

    Resources September 20th, 2019 Hopkins Carpet One

    Have you recently installed brand new flooring or carpeting? Did you recently buy a new home with new flooring? It is a good idea to buy the right vacuum for your unique flooring and cleaning needs to keep them looking great. At Hopkins Carpet One… Read more »

  • Essential Steps to Care for Your Carpet

    Essential Steps to Care for Your Carpet

    Resources September 20th, 2019 Hopkins Carpet One

    The condition of your carpet says a lot about the condition of your home. A well-maintained carpet gives your home an overall cleaner look, feel and aroma. Hopkins Carpet One suggests maintaining a regular carpet cleaning schedule to keep your carpet clean and looking great…. Read more »

  • Live Well with Allergen Fighting Carpet Fiber

    Live Well with Allergen Fighting Carpet Fiber

    Resources September 20th, 2019 Hopkins Carpet One

    Keeping our home free from dust and allergens is a full-time job. It seems like an impossible task to remove all the extra particles floating around inside and landing on surfaces like furniture and flooring. Unfortunately, it is impossible to remove ALL allergens completely, but… Read more »