hardwood flooring in Houston

Hardwood or Carpet? Understanding The Pros and Cons

Selecting new flooring for your home in the Spring Branch, Spring Valley, Jersey Village area is a big decision. While the final selection often comes down to price, there are many pros and cons to consider. Here, the team at Floor Coverings International Spring Branch looks at the benefits of hardwood versus carpet. Hardwood Flooring There is no denying the…
carpet in spring branch, tx

Carpeting a Large Room: Dos and Don’ts

The large common rooms in a home or office often get a lot of foot traffic, and the carpet needs to hold up to a great deal of wear and tear while staying clean and stylish. Following are some tips on how to choose the right type of carpet for a business, living room, entertainment…
Carpet fibers in Spring Branch

Best Carpet Options for Busy Families

Many homeowners in the Spring Branch, Spring Valley, Jersey Village area have a love/hate relationship with carpet. The benefits of this floor covering are undeniable – it’s affordable, soft, insulating, and easy to maintain. And yet it can trap allergens and other impurities. It will also show wear and tear more quickly than hardwood or tile. Don’t be deterred! If…
spring branch carpet stain

Infographic: How to Clean Carpet Stains

Floor Coverings International Spring Branch Houston, TX presents this infographic on how to clean carpet stains for homeowners in the Spring Branch, Spring Valley, and Jersey Village areas. Photo Credit: Lisa S.
Carpet maintenance in Spring Branch, TX

How To Maintain Your Carpet

Carpet is not typically known for its longevity. Even with the best care, most carpets need to be replaced within 15 years. There are some important things you can do to help prolong the life of your carpet, however. Here are our top tips for maintaining carpet in your Spring Branch, Spring Valley, Jersey Village area home. Invest in Quality…
Dining room printed area rug Columbia

How to Choose the Right Rug for Any Room

Whatever your room's size, color, or decor, a great rug can pull it all together. Choosing the right area rug is no simple task, however. Pattern, color, size, and texture are all important factors to consider when rug shopping for your Houston home. Not sure where to start? Here are a few tips. Rug Design If designing a room from…
Guide to carpet pile, Floor Coverings International Spring Branch

A Guide to Carpet Pile: Things To Know

Most people don’t think too much about the carpet underfoot until it’s worn out and ready for a replacement. Then, it quickly becomes clear just how complex the world of carpeting really is. Color, fiber, texture, and pile all come into play, and picking the right carpeting for your home in the Houston area can…
Berber carpet, Floor Coverings International, Spring Valley

Berber Carpet: What You Need to Know

Berber is one of the most popular styles of carpet, commonly found in basements, family rooms, and other casual spaces throughout Spring Valley homes. It's also one of the most confusing types of carpet for many consumers. We'll delve into why this is so, and why today's Berber carpet has a place well beyond the basement. What…
Open Floor Plan, Floor Coverings International Spring Branch

How To Create Functional Space in an Open Floor Plan

Open floor plans have been popular for some time now throughout Spring Branch, both in new construction and renovations. It’s with good reason. Modern families want to be able to interact with each other throughout a living space. When you’re working in the kitchen, it’s nice to still be engaged with people lounging in front…

Picking the Perfect Carpet in Spring Branch

Carpeting is a great flooring option. It provides warmth, cushioning underfoot, noise reduction, and great styling as well. It also makes a room feel cozy and inviting. If you live in the greater Spring Branch, Spring Valley, Jersey Village area and you’re thinking about installing carpet in your home or office, you should know that there are many styles to…