How to Shop For Carpet Like a Pro

Shopping for carpet is a once in a blue moon kind of deal, especially if you manage to get it right the first time! To help you find your perfect carpet, the team at Floor Coverings International of The Woodlands has put together this essential list of carpet shopping tips. Keep It Down to Earth You can’t always get what…

Hardwood in the Kitchen: Superstar or Major Slip-Up?

At Floor Coverings International of The Woodlands, we know that hardwood and water don’t mix, and savvy homeowners in The Woodlands typically steer clear of hardwood flooring in their bathrooms, laundry rooms, and mudrooms. The real question is this: can hardwood work in a semi-damp area like the kitchen? Keep reading to find out. Kitchen Confidential The kitchen is a…

Infographic: 4 Unique Tile Ideas For Your Bathroom

Don't settle for a boring bathroom. Use tiles to bring personality, vibrancy, style, and color to your next redesign! The experts at Floor Coverings International of The Woodlands can offer an endless variety of tiles to create a space you'll be excited to show off. Here are four of our favorite tile trends for homes in The Woodlands, Magnolia, Spring, Conroe, and Tomball, and beyond. Photo…

Talk About Natural Stone Like an Expert

When the team at Floor Coverings International of The Woodlands talks about natural stone, we’re referring to a gorgeous group of “mountain-born” materials that bring strength and majesty to local flooring and tile projects. Most homeowners are familiar with popular stone options like marble, slate, and granite. But there's a whole language of stone flooring terms that isn't common knowledge!…

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…

Interview with Local Realtor Janell Callihan

Floor Coverings International of The Woodlands is delighted to unveil the latest installment of our Influencer Interview Series. We had the chance to talk to local real estate agent Janell Callihan all about the current market and considerations to make when buying or selling a home. You can follow The Callihan Team on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn! Tell us a little about…

How To Choose Carpeting For Your Family Room

It’s a familiar scene in The Woodlands and beyond: homeowners and their kids  (even their pets) spending time together in the family room. This type of high-traffic room calls for carpeting that is both durable and comfortable. Read on to learn what you should look for when choosing carpet for your family room. The team…

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…

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…

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…