Tyler Goodro - Plastolux

Interview with WA-based Design Blogger Tyler Goodro

Floor Coverings International Vancouver/Portland is delighted to unveil the latest installment in our Designer Influencer Interview Series. Tyler Goodro is the founder of mid century modern and contemporary design blog Plastolux. You can follow Tyler on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, and YouTube. Please tell us a little about yourself. I went to school for graphic design and have…

Interview with Kelley of The Polished Pebble

Here at Floor Coverings International Vancouver/Portland, we are privileged to interview some of America’s leading designers and bloggers as part of our Designer Influencer Interview Series. Our goal is to give our readers valuable advice they can apply to their own lives and homes. In our latest interview, we are pleased to introduce Kelley of Kelley & Company…
Glossary of flooring terms Vancouver, WA, Portland, OR

Flooring Glossary: A Beginner’s Guide

If you’ve started your search for new floors for your Vancouver or Portland home, you’ve probably heard some different terms used in various articles or by flooring experts. Understanding what these terms mean is key to making an informed decision about which floors you should invest in for your home. That’s why the experts at…
Wood Flooring Energy Efficiency Vancouver and Portland

Wood Floors and Energy Efficiency

Wood is a naturally energy efficient product, which makes wood floors a great choice for Vancouver, Washington and Portland, Oregon homes where we see our fair share of weather. Wood flooring’s energy efficiency means the floors help keep buildings warmer in winter and cooler during the hotter months of the year. However, the energy efficiency…

3 Secrets to Sparkling Clean Tile Flooring

Tile floors are a gorgeous addition to any kitchen or bathroom, but keeping them sparkling clean can be a challenge. The local flooring experts here at Floor Coverings International of Vancouver, WA & Portland, OR, though, are here to help! In our decades of experience with flooring, we’ve learned more than a few tricks to…

Tile Ideas for En Suites that Wow

Who doesn’t dream of having an en suite that’s more like an in-home oasis? The team here at Floor Coverings International of Vancouver, WA and Portland, OR might not be able to bring the spa to you, but we can help boost your relaxation by crafting a tile bathroom that turns your en suite into…

The Top 5 Rooms for Rubber Flooring

Most of us don’t naturally think of rubber flooring as an option for domestic use, but this versatile, durable, and dare we say, stylish flooring type is having a renaissance across the United States and Canada. The local experts at Floor Coverings International of Vancouver, WA and Portland, OR want to make sure you’re in…

Protecting Your Floors in Rainy Weather

“April Showers bring May Flowers”, as the saying goes, and indeed we are leaving the cold days of winter behind as spring has sprung in full force. But as the rain falls you’ll want to take steps to protect your floors from the wet weather. Here are some tips from Floor Coverings International of Vancouver,…

Why Cork Flooring is Perfect for Your Family Room

Cork flooring was a popular choice for playrooms and children’s bedrooms in 2015, but here at Floor Coverings International of Vancouver and Portland, we don’t think its benefits should stop there. This month, we’re shining a spotlight on the reasons why cork is a perfect fit for family rooms. Read on to learn more about…