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Ideas for an Easy Valentines Day

Valentines Day Ideas | Flat Rate Carpet Blog

Are you bored of the same old Valentines Day routines? Do something special this year with these sweet and simple Valentines Day ideas. Forget the stress of finding a sitter, making a reservation and running out the door to spend the evening in a crowded restaurant. Instead, opt for a romantic dinner at home. Many […]

The History of the Thanksgiving Presidential Turkey Pardon

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Every year, right before Thanksgiving, the President of the United States participates in a ceremony in which he gives one lucky turkey a presidential pardon. This lucky turkey gets to live another year, but where did this tradition come from? Ever since 1947, the National Turkey Federation and the Poultry and Egg National Board have […]

How You Can Help Others


With so many people in need from the aftermath of Sandy, it’s hard to know how to get started helping others. Many people want to help out by donating items, but don’t know what people need, or how to get it to them. Anything you can do to help those in need is important and […]

Decorating Your House With Area Rugs

Area Rugs | Flat Rate Carpet Blog

There are many ways to prepare your home for the winter. We trade in tank tops for sweaters, and brink out warmer blankets, but what about the floor? No one wants to wake up in the morning and have their feet frozen! Keep your feet cozy and warm this winter with an area rug. Area […]

Fun Facts for Labor Day

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Labor Day is celebrated every year on the first Monday of September. We usually think of Labor Day as one last excuse to throw a huge barbecue before fall weather takes over, but it’s much more than that. Labor Day has been an official American holiday since 1894. The Labor Movement, which started the holiday, […]