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…

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.

Hardwood Flooring Look-Alikes

Hardwood flooring is an excellent investment for any homeowner in the Spring Branch, Spring Valley, Jersey Village area. It is stylish, durable, and has a high resale value. It can be quite costly, however. For those homeowners that want the look without the high price tag, there are a number of great hardwood alternatives to consider. Here are our top picks.…

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…

How to Choose the Right Hardwood

Maple, oak, or hickory? Decided on hardwood for your new floors, but not sure which species to choose? You’re not alone. One of the most common questions we get at Floor Coverings International Spring Branch Houston, TX is how do I choose the right hardwood. With the thousands of options available, finding the perfect species, finish, and width can be quite…

Maintaining Your Hardwood Floors

Houston area residents love the look and feel of hardwood flooring. Hardwoods add timeless warmth to any space, and they’re durable—maintain them, and they will last for generations. Here are some tips for ensuring your hardwood floors stand the test of time: Preventative Maintenance Before you invest in fancy cleaning products, it’s essential to minimize…

Top 3 Eco-Friendly Flooring Options

Green home products have been on the rise for several years now, and flooring is no exception. Whether you’re concerned about resource sustainability or your family’s health, there are a variety of flooring options out there to bring a natural element to your Spring Valley home. If you need guidance, our experts at Floor Coverings International Spring Branch Houston, TX are…

Interview with Little House on the Corner

At Floor Coverings International Spring Branch Houston, TX, we love to bring you creative insight and perspectives from some of the web’s most talented DIY and design bloggers. Our latest interview features Christine of Little House on the Corner. You can follow Christine on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, BlogLovin, and Instagram. What's one of your favorite design pieces you have in your…

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…

How to Incorporate Natural Elements Throughout Your Home

Oftentimes, we forget just how good it can feel to spend a bit of time in nature. A short walk outside can energize and refresh our minds, just as a weekend hiking trip can be invigorating. Although not an alternative to spending time outdoors, incorporating natural elements within your home can add life to a…