Empire Today Blog
Have you ever wondered the best way to achieve a wood look for your floors? Hardwoods and Engineered Hardwoods provide an authentic, timeless feel. But your options don’t stop there. (more…)
Few things can match the look of a new hardwood floor – it adds timeless beauty and value to your home. But just like a new car, proper hardwood flooring care and maintenance is an important part of the long term investment. Here are four easy care and maintenance tips for hardwood flooring. (more…)
Ever wonder what people with clean houses do every day? Let’s take a look at some of the daily tasks people with clean houses might do every day of the week. (more…)
When designing a room, choosing the correct carpet color to match your decor should be a first priority.
Dogs & flooring don’t always play nice together.
We get it. You love your dogs, but you also love your floors. Can the two peacefully co-exist? Here are 20 ways dogs & flooring can peacefully coexist. (more…)
Shopping for new floors in Lafayette? Now you can shop the easy way with Empire. Step aside, home improvement stores! (more…)
Madison, are you sick and tired of shopping for floors at home improvement stores? Now you can shop the easy way with Empire. Here’s what’s different: (more…)
Shopping for new floors in Green Bay? Now you can shop the easy way with Empire. Step aside, home improvement stores! (more…)
Shopping for new floors in New Orleans? Now you can shop the easy way with Empire. Step aside, home improvement stores! (more…)
Shopping for new floors in Baton Rouge? Now you can shop the easy way. Step aside, home improvement stores! (more…)
This throwback Empire commercial aired in 1993. The Empire Man offers to help you dress up your home for the holidays with some new carpet products that are offered at 20-60% OFF*, with no finance charges or monthly payments until the following spring. (more…)
Wood Look Tile has become extremely popular for good reason. It provides the wood look and feel that so many homeowners crave, without the restrictions that hardwood or laminate floors might have. Let’s take a closer look at why Tile that looks like wood continues to set flooring trends year after year. (more…)
Halloween is a home decorator’s dream. The opportunity to add fun decorations to the interior and exterior of the house is like putting a little kid in a candy shop. For people that aren’t as crafty, we’ve come up some ideas to get your house ready for Halloween. (more…)
With the explosion of advertisements for Steam Mops on TV, many people ask, “Are steam mops safe for use on my new floor?” Steam is great for both cleaning and sanitizing when used in the appropriate place. However, using steam mops on flooring products can cause irreparable damage. (more…)
We’re right in the midst of the last remaining summer weeks. The kids are either preparing for their first day back in school or they already have settled into the school-homework-play routine. For those rare moments when you have a quiet house and time to think, we invite you to focus on your Windows. (more…)
Everywhere you look on Pinterest and in varying fashion/design/lifestyle magazines – the word is there. Modern. What exactly does this identifier mean when we’re talking about a luxury vinyl tile floor?
Any home with pets or children will require carpets that hide stains and footprints, especially in high-traffic areas. The most practical choices are usually man-made materials, such as nylon and polyester. A more natural option is wool. Here is a closer look at each of these carpet varieties.
Empire Today® is thrilled to announce the new Laminate flooring collection, manufactured in the USA with both the elegance and durability of genuine Hardwood.
Empire Today® is thrilled to announce a new manufactured in the USA Laminate, made exclusively for Empire. This isn’t about nationalism or politics – it’s about a superior, stylish floor that you trust is built well and safe for your family. If you want peace of mind and a beautiful floor, you’ll be astounded at how far laminate technology has come in recent years.
Comfort should never be limited to the indoors. That’s where Indoor-Outdoor Carpet enters the picture. While Indoor Carpet tends to emphasize softness and style, Indoor-Outdoor Carpet focuses on performance and versatility. (more…)
Want to be up to date on the latest flooring trends? It might seem as simple as picking out just any old type, but floors can set the mood for the entire room. It’s an important choice and there are a lot of different ways to change up your floors with some new style.
Summer means kids at the pool or beach. Hopefully it also means you’re out there enjoying yourself too! That being said, what’s worse than dealing with wet floors when you get back home from enjoying some wet summer fun? (more…)
When it’s cold inside your home, you turn the heat up. If it’s hot outside, you might turn on the air conditioning to cool down. But have you ever thought about how the living conditions inside your home might be affecting your Hardwood or Laminate flooring? (more…)
Whether you live in the south with temperatures in the triple digits or in the north where it only gets up to the eighties, summer can feel hot. Even worse, it can feel hot and sticky. Even worse than that, it can feel hot and sticky inside your home that is supposed to be comfortable and relaxing. Keeping the house cool this summer requires a few tricks. (more…)