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Make Sure Your Kitchen Tile Has Kitchen Style

Tile flooring is the top choice for kitchens and bathrooms in The Woodlands, Texas. Of course, tile flooring is an exceptionally broad category including many colors, tile sizes and materials. The right tile choice for your bathroom will probably not be the same tile type that is right for your kitchen. Keep reading to discover…
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Choose the Right Carpet to Hide Footprints

Carpeting is a classic choice for homeowners, but like all flooring materials, it comes with some unique pitfalls, or, should we say, footfalls! That’s right, certain varieties of carpet are known to hang onto your footprints and to show signs of other friction: a phenomenon called tracking. Although these marks are temporary and can easily…
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The Best Flooring for Kid-Friendly Rooms

Parents in The Woodlands, TX are always looking to go the extra mile for their kids. Creating the perfect bedroom or playroom for your youngsters is a fabulous gift to give, but what exactly should you consider when installing new flooring in these kid-centric rooms? The team at Floor Coverings International of The Woodlands has a few bright ideas for…
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How to Maintain a Cork Floor

Cork floors are a popular choice for homeowners in The Woodlands, Texas. At Floor Coverings International of The Woodlands we recommend cork flooring because it’s an attractive and eco-friendly flooring option that resembles certain hardwood varieties while also bringing many unique qualities to the table. With so many local homeowners choosing cork for flooring projects, the team here thought we’d put…
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How to Pick the Right Flooring Professional

New floors are a big investment. Done right, they will bring comfort and joy to your family while increasing the value of your home. But without proper guidance, the flooring journey can prove painful. Luckily, you can prevent a flooring headache by picking the right professional to bring all the pieces together for you and your…
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3 Classic & Timeless Hardwood Looks for Your Magnolia Home

Hardwood is a great addition to any Magnolia home because it is incredibly durable, adds value, and provides an elegant look that works great with any type of home décor. With so many different kinds of hardwood styles to pick from, it can feel a bit overwhelming deciding on the perfect choice. If you’re looking…
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Deciding on the Best Finish for Your Hardwood Floor

Lots of questions arise when deciding what kind of finish to choose for a new hardwood floor or refurbishing an old one. Concerns include durability, environmental safety, curing time, and what finishes are best for old homes with site-finished floors versus newer houses with factory-finished hardwood. Thankfully, the experts at Floor Coverings International of The Woodlands can go over all…
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The Best Kept Secret About Spring Cleaning Your Hardwood Floor

It's springtime - the right time to put on the gloves and clean the whole house! Empty all the junk drawers, get out the steam cleaner, clean out the closets, and dust 'til you drop. Don't forget about your hardwood floors, though! The experts at Floor Coverings International of The Woodlands share some tips for spring cleaning your hardwood floors…
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How to Understand the Janka Hardness Scale

If you have spent time shopping for hardwood flooring, you may have heard of the Janka scale. But do you know what it is? The Janka scale is a useful tool for anyone comparing different types of hardwood flooring, since it allows you to predict the level of toughness and scratch-resistance of any wood species.…