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.…

Reinel Solano Left the Oil and Gas Industry to Open Floor Coverings International Houston Heights

Here at Floor Coverings International Houston Heights, we are proud to be locally owned and operated in the greater Greater Heights, Montrose, Upper Kirby, Museum District, and Downtown areas. We are excited to share an article that Reinel Solano, owner of Floor Coverings International Houston Heights was featured in. He discusses why he left the oil and gas industry to seek business ownership. The article was originally published on Rigzone, but…

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…

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…

Interview with Interior Designer Cristi Holcombe

At Floor Coverings International Houston Heights, we are enthusiastic about the latest trends in home design—and much of the best creative work is done by do-it-yourself bloggers. To stay up to date on this DIY movement, we created an interview series to spotlight some of the top design bloggers on the web. Our recent interview features interior design extraordinaire Cristi Holcombe,…

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…

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…

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…

Carpet Installation

Carpet installation doesn’t have to disrupt your life. With a little planning and preparation, you can have your new carpeting installed and your furniture back in place in just a few hours. You may be tempted to save money by installing the carpet yourself, but this is a job best left to the professionals. Professional…