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…

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…

Pre-Finished vs. Site-Finished Hardwood Flooring

When picking hardwood for your home in The Woodlands, you’ll face the decision of prefinished or site-finished flooring. Which one is ideal for your home? Floor Coverings International of The Woodlands is happy to guide you through the benefits of each type of hardwood flooring installation. What’s The Difference? Prefinished hardwood is finished before it ever reaches your home. It’s…

Luxury Vinyl Planks vs. Sheet Vinyl Flooring

Durability, affordability, and ease of maintenance continue to make vinyl flooring a popular choice for homeowners. Sheet vinyl flooring is a classic, but there are other options to consider. Luxury vinyl planks are a new, visually appealing form of vinyl flooring. Below, Floor Coverings International of The Woodlands has compared these two styles to help you make the best decision…

Infographic: Eco-Friendly Flooring Styles For Your Home

Sustainable flooring styles have been gaining popularity for some time now. Homeowners like the idea of decreasing their carbon footprint and choosing a material that won't negatively affect precious ecosystems around the world. Not only are eco-friendly flooring styles good for the environment, but they also offer a variety of benefits to your home as…

How to Buy Carpet and Hardwood That Last

There’s an old business saying: you have to spend money to make money. Well, when it comes to home flooring, sometimes you have to spend money to save money. If you pay more upfront for a higher quality product, you won’t waste money on costly refinishing or premature floor replacement. The trick is to be…

Top Flooring Choices For Second Story Rooms

When it comes to second story rooms, noise-absorption is a key flooring concern, and since the second story of your home is a common spot for bedrooms, comfort and warmth are also important considerations. Keep reading to learn about the best flooring options for your second story rooms. The team at Floor Coverings International of The Woodlands has all the…

Interview with Local Realtor Robin Kitzmiller Windham

We had the great pleasure of speaking with Robin Kitzmiller Windham to talk about the local housing market here in The Woodlands. Take a look at the full interview here to learn about buying and selling homes in the area, as well as remodeling trends to consider to increase the value of your home and help…

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…

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…