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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…