Hopkins Carpet One Blog

  • 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 »

  • Up Close & Personal: The Importance of Shopping for Flooring In Store

    Up Close & Personal: The Importance of Shopping for Flooring In Store

    Tips April 12th, 2019 Hopkins Carpet One

    As the area experts in flooring, we receive many requests for images of flooring samples online. While we welcome any and all flooring questions and requests, we’d like to take some time to emphasize the importance of seeing a flooring sample in person. We believe… Read more »

  • The Hottest Trends in Flooring Found in Our Showroom

    The Hottest Trends in Flooring Found in Our Showroom

    Tips March 11th, 2019 Hopkins Carpet One

    The time has come! You’re ready to do that renovation you’ve been thinking about for months. Keeping your home up-to-date starts from the ground up. As the experts in flooring for Plymouth and the surrounding areas, we’d like to help you find the right look… Read more »

  • Winter Floor Care Tips

    Winter Floor Care Tips

    Tips February 25th, 2019 Hopkins Carpet One

    We are sure having a cold and snowy winter here in Minnesota! The effects are felt on almost everything: from our bodies to our vehicles to our homes. At Hopkins Carpet One, we especially notice how winter weather affects carpet and flooring. Dirt, small pebbles… Read more »

  • The Best Flooring for Your Cabin or Vacation Home

    The Best Flooring for Your Cabin or Vacation Home

    Tips May 25th, 2018 Hopkins Carpet One

    Do you own a cabin, vacation home, lake home or time share? One of the most important elements of its interior design is the flooring. Not only does it need to stand up to the heavy foot traffic of your guests; it also needs to… Read more »

  • Fantastic Flooring Trends to Try in 2018

    Fantastic Flooring Trends to Try in 2018

    Carpeting February 22nd, 2018 Hopkins Carpet One

    Planning on a renovation project for your home? Instead of simply emulating your old flooring, consider updating your floor to a popular new material, design or trend. Take a look at the latest trending floors for the modern home. And, when you’re ready to install… Read more »

  • Don’t Let Carpet Stains Ruin Your Holiday Festivities

    Don’t Let Carpet Stains Ruin Your Holiday Festivities

    Carpeting December 15th, 2017 Hopkins Carpet One

    With the holiday season often comes time with friends and family and holiday parties. Usually this means eating and drinking throughout the main part of the house, rather than just at the kitchen table. Inevitably, there will be a spill on the carpet. Whether it’s… Read more »

  • Natural Flooring by Forbo: A Green Solution with Style

    Natural Flooring by Forbo: A Green Solution with Style

    Tips July 21st, 2017 Hopkins Carpet One

    Are you and your home going green? Are you planning to replace all of your appliances with energy efficient ones? Are all of your light bulbs now LEDs? Is your fridge fully stocked with local, organic ingredients? So, you’re giving your home a natural makeover… Read more »

  • How New Flooring Can Help You Sell Your Home

    How New Flooring Can Help You Sell Your Home

    Carpeting June 22nd, 2017 Hopkins Carpet One

    If you are selling a home in the Twin Cities area, then you probably want to get the most value out of your home. After all, in today’s market there is a lot of competition. And one of the best ways to stand apart from… Read more »

  • Preparing for Carpet Installation

    Preparing for Carpet Installation

    Carpeting September 28th, 2016 Hopkins Carpet One

    You’ve researched, looked at samples, compared, discussed with the family, and have finally decided on the new carpeting you want for your home. Congratulations! Now it’s time to get it installed! For expert carpet installation near Maple Grove, you can count on Hopkins Carpet One…. Read more »

  • How to Prolong the Life of Your Carpet

    How to Prolong the Life of Your Carpet

    Carpeting March 2nd, 2016 Hopkins Carpet One

    When you have new carpeting installed in your home, you want it to last. As long as you purchased good quality carpeting and had it professionally installed, it should bring you many years of use. However, with proper care and maintenance you can help your… Read more »

  • Five Reasons We Love Custom Wool Rugs

    Five Reasons We Love Custom Wool Rugs

    Tips November 27th, 2019 Hopkins Carpet One

    Stylish and durable: these are two of the best words to describe wool rugs. Custom wool rugs complement just about any home out there, and they are great for homes of all shapes and sizes. You might be thinking about looking into custom-sized wool rugs… Read more »