Empire Today Blog
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…)
Let’s decorate your home! When it comes to decorating a room this typically means you must consider the full complement of features that make up the area, as well as how these can be put together harmoniously. This consideration might include color, texture, style and personal taste. And since flooring covers such a large area in a room, the color you choose is particularly important to the overall design. Here are some tips to keep in mind when finding a carpet color to match your decor: (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, “Is this 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.
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? Whether it be carpet, tile, or wood, cleaning up big messes like that is never fun, nor is it ever easy. Here are some quick flooring cleanup ideas for summer.
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…)
We’ve explored Advanced Carpet Care and Advanced Flooring Care. As you quickly mark off items on your spring cleaning to-do list, make sure you leave some time for your Window Treatments with this easy guide to cleaning Blinds and Shades the right way. (more…)
The Fourth of July is coming up quickly. Whether you are planning on grilling out in the backyard or going out to see fireworks, there is always a way to add a little more pizazz to one of America’s favorite holidays. Here are my top three crafty July Fourth art projects that just about anyone can do in no time. (more…)
A lot of people associate Empire® with strictly Carpet. And rightfully so – we’ve been pumping out commercials with Carpet in the spotlight since the late 1970s. But we’re just as prolific with flooring, whether you prefer Hardwood, Laminate, Tile, or Vinyl.
Hey, you! Yes, YOU with the carpet!
Whether you had it installed by Empire Today® or not, there are some universal truths to keeping your carpet looking new for longer. As part of our Spring Cleaning Series, we present Advanced Carpet Care. Keep that Carpet looking amazing for the next several years with these quick Carpet care tips. (more…)
If your home has small rooms, you might think that it doesn’t matter which type of flooring you select. Instead of feeling like your space is closing in on you, select carpet styles that make small rooms look bigger than they really are. These visual tricks begin with the right choice of carpeting.