Houston Heights Hardwood

4 Hardwood Trends to Consider For Your Houston Heights Home

Hardwood floors are a classic look that work in almost every room of the house. Regardless of the color, style, or type of wood chosen, hardwood flooring will add an elegant and sophisticated look to any home. Searching for the perfect hardwood can be a bit overwhelming, but it’s an important decision to make! While…
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Our 3 Favorite Floors for Houston Heights Pet Owners

Pets are a great addition to any Houston Heights home! With pets, however, come some added concerns for your flooring. Not all flooring is pet-friendly, but you do have options! The experts at Floor Coverings International Houston Heights outline their favorite pet-friendly floors below! Laminate Laminate is one of our favorite options for Houston Heights pet owners. Laminate imitates…
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6 Tips for Protecting Your Wood Flooring and Extending Its Life Span

Hardwood flooring is a premier investment in your home’s interior design and value. Few flooring types compare with the beauty, warmth, and richness of real wood. Its classic appeal now comes in more wood types, grains, colors, finishes and plank size options than ever before. When you make an investment in hardwood flooring, you want…
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How to Maintain Hardwood Floors

Hardwood floors are a great addition to any Houston Heights home because they are very durable, add value, and look beautiful! In order to keep your floors looking great, they do require some maintenance. Below are four tips for maintaining hardwood floors from the experts at Floor Coverings International Houston Heights. Keep it Clean One of the best preventative…
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3 Hardwood Look-Alikes

Our customers love the timeless look and feel of hardwood flooring. Hardwood has been a constant in American homes before our country’s founding, and it is no surprise; hardwood is readily available, durable, and gorgeous. Despite its many benefits, hardwood flooring is not recommended for water-prone spaces because it can cause the wood to warp…
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How to Pick Between Solid and Engineered Hardwood Flooring

It’s no surprise that hardwood is a popular flooring choice in the Greater Heights, Montrose, Upper Kirby, Museum District, and Downtown areas due to its beauty and versatility. But should you install solid or engineered hardwood in your home? The experts at Floor Coverings International Houston Heights share the differences between the two in this blog post! Solid Wood Vs. Engineered Hardwood On casual observation solid and engineered…
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Homeowner’s Guide to Eco-Friendly Flooring in Houston

Americans are more mindful than ever of their impact on the environment, and their own home environment’s impact upon them. Being mindful of what they buy and how these items are sourced is one way this manifests. Safety concerns about how flooring products are made is another aspect. The wide variety of synthetic materials used…
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Quick Tips for Cleaning Tricky Floors

Cleaning your floors doesn't have to be tricky or time-consuming, even if you have a specialty floor that doesn't respond well to bleach and soap based cleaners. Here are some quick tips for handling challenging flooring: Cork and Linoleum Cork is one of the most absorbent flooring options, which is why it typically has a…
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All About Engineered Hardwood Flooring

Hardwood is one of the most popular flooring choices available today. When looking to install new hardwood flooring, many Houston Heights homeowners are surprised to learn of the variability and variety among hardwood. One of the decisions that will need to be made is whether to install solid or engineered hardwood flooring. Both are made…
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Which is Better for Your Houston Home, Carpet or Hardwood?

Hardwood and carpet are two of the most popular types of flooring in the greater Garden Oaks, Greater Heights, and Rice Military area. Hardwood flooring is very durable while carpet adds a warm feel to the room. At Floor Coverings International Houston Heights, we have a wide selection of carpet and hardwood flooring. You have probably considered installing one…