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Alternative Places to Install Tile

We all know the benefits of tile flooring in your home: it's highly durable, resistant to water, and available in a variety of beautiful designs. But aside from the typical places we find tile—bathroom floors, shower walls, kitchen floors, backsplashes, and so forth—you might not always think of other creative ways to use this versatile…
Concrete kitchen floor

3 Solutions for a Modern Kitchen Design

Houston Heights area homeowners are looking to stay on top of the latest trends when it comes to home design. With an abundance of materials, textures, and colors to choose from, it can be difficult to find the right combination to create the contemporary look you desire. Today, our experts at Floor Coverings International Houston Heights share 3 different…
Montrose Marble Tile

An Overview of Our 3 Favorite Natural Stone Tiles

Tile is a popular flooring choice due to its many style choices, water resistance, and durability. In the greater Greater Heights, Montrose, Upper Kirby, Museum District, and Downtown areas, homeowners love natural stone tiles because they add a unique look to their home. Natural stone works great as flooring, a backsplash, or even a countertop. If you’re considering installing natural stone, read below…
Houston Heights Flooring

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…

Our Favorite Stone Tiles for Houston Heights

One timeless flooring look that provides style and practicality is stone. It is perfect for any home searching for a more modern look. With so many different types of stone that Floor Coverings International Houston Heights carries, it is practically customizable for any Houston Heights home. Do you want large, uniform slabs? Or would small, mosaic tiles better fit…
houston heights hardwood flooring

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…
Houston Heights Bedroom Flooring

Creative Ideas For Bedroom Flooring

Carpet has been the preferred choice in bedrooms for decades, and for good reason - it's plush, comfortable, and relatively affordable. However, carpet is not an ideal solution in every home. Some homeowners desire more eco-friendly solutions that are easier to maintain. Others prefer a sophisticated look that matches the other rooms in their homes.…
Houston Heights Flooring

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…
Tile Flooring

Floor Tile and Room Perception: How to Make a Small Room Seem Larger

If outfitted with the right type of flooring, even a tiny room can seem quite spacious. Tile flooring is especially useful in this regard, as you can make a small room instantly appear twice as large by merely changing the color, size, or layout of the tiles. If you're sick of your home or apartment's…