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Making Your Flooring Last: Tips for Maintenance and Care

Simple Tips for Longevity  Making sure your flooring lasts for as long as possible is essential for both financial and aesthetic reasons. Flooring maintenance and care is an important part of keeping your floor looking great and lasting for years to come. By following a few simple tips you can ensure that your floor is […]


Benefits of Installing Hardwood Flooring in Your Home

A Valuable Investment When you’re trying to decide what type of flooring to install in your home, there are many options to choose from. There are solid wood floors that can be refinished and stained over time, or laminate flooring and luxury vinyl flooring which has a realistic wood appearance but is less expensive to […]


A Guide to Different Types of Flooring: Exploring Popular Options for Your Home

Let Carpets in the Park help you choose the ideal option for every room Flooring is a key element of any home. It holds up the structure and provides a foundation. It is also important because it dictates how you feel when you walk into your house every day. We will get into flooring options […]

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The 9 Best College Basketball Courts According to a Flooring Pro

When it comes to flooring, hardwood has a way of tying together a room with elegance and style, but it’s the long-lasting durability that makes it well worth the investment. That durability is exactly why most professional and college basketball courts are made with the incredibly dense hard-maple wood found across the upper Midwest. With March […]

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Best Flooring For Cats & Dogs

Pet Friendly Flooring Options Pets spend so much time on the floor — laying, sleeping, walking, running. Other surfaces like hardwood and tile are slippery, and your pet could slip and injure themselves while trying to play. Carpet is a great option to keep your pets happy and healthy. Pets can also cause damage to […]

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The 2022 Guide of Best Flooring Options for Basements

Basements can have so much potential for imaginative homeowners— studio space, gym, family room, extra bedrooms (for the in-laws or teenagers). To realize that potential, basements need to be finished, which means installing flooring. But many homeowners and landlords aren’t sure which flooring material is appropriate for their basement. There are many considerations to take […]

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Your Guide to Carpet Types

From Berber to Saxony Carpet Textures & Piles Understanding a few simple basics about carpet construction will help you make the right choice for your lifestyle and budget. Textured Plush Textured plush is similar to plush pile, but the yarns are cut to different lengths and laid at different angles, lending the carpet a little […]

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Laminate Flooring 101: Beauty & Durability at an Affordable Price

In your home, there can be certain areas where the floors are used more than others. For example, the entranceway to your home likely takes on more traffic than the floors of your bedrooms or bathroom. If you’ve got children, then rooms like the kitchen, living room, and dining room may, also, be high traffic […]

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5 Hardwood Flooring Trends for 2022

The new year brings with it fresh starts, new opportunities and a chance to take a look around to make the kinds of changes you’ve been wanting to make – this includes your flooring! If you’re looking for a great, timeless and classic look for your home, hardwood is always the homeowner favorite. Through every […]

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Step into Spring with Stylish Hardwood

Now that we’re a few months into the new year, we’re seeing tons of new hardwood flooring trends for 2019, ranging from gray stains to wider planks. Every room in your home requires a different kind of flooring, given that each room serves a different purpose. Living room areas and kitchen areas are much more […]