4 Ways to Use Carpet in the Home

Selecting flooring for the home takes a lot of decision-making. Even if you know you want carpet in most rooms, you still have to decide on the color and style. The flooring team here at Floor Coverings International Vancouver/Portland understands what factors are most important when it comes to selecting carpet for your home. These tips can help…
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How to Properly Maintain Hardwood

With the proper care and maintenance, hardwood floors are a long-term investment that can significantly increase the value of your Vancouver home. However, ensuring the longevity of this investment requires proper planning and care to keep the wood from becoming dull or damaged. We’ve created a guide of a few simple steps you can take…

Light Flooring Styles to Make Your Home Feel Bigger

One design dilemma we often encounter with homeowners is finding a way to make small spaces appear and feel larger. Whether it's a small bedroom or cramped hallway, Floor Coverings International Vancouver/Portland understands the frustration of tight spaces and want to help you feel happier in your home. Let's take a look at a few of the ways you…
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How to Prepare for a Flooring Installation

Whether you just moved in, have lived in your home for a while, or are looking to sell, deciding to replace the flooring in any house can feel like a daunting task. Here at Floor Coverings International Vancouver/Portland, we understand the ins and outs of flooring projects and can help guide you to pick the perfect style for…
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Tips for Pet-Friendly Carpets

Our pets are a huge part of our lives. So much so that it’s important to consider them when making big decisions-- like new flooring! If you’re considering a carpet for your Vancouver home, but are worried about how it will stand up against pet hair, stains and odor, then check out these tricks from…

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,…