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Trendy Flooring Styles for Your Bedroom

As you look to update your bedroom space, you may be looking to install new flooring. New flooring can transform the mood and look of the space, based on the type of flooring you select. Solid colored carpet and wood are two flooring materials that are commonly found in the bedroom. But if you are…
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The Perfect Living Room Flooring for Your Portland Home

The living room is a major gathering point of your home. Such a high-profile room needs flooring that’s both beautiful and durable. Floor Coverings International Vancouver/Portland is happy to help you create your perfect living room! Keep reading to discover our top flooring recommendations. Wool Carpet We all want our home to be welcoming, warm, and cozy. That’s…
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Add Color to Your Home With These Flooring Ideas

Many homeowners shy away from colorful flooring, choosing to stick with neutral options. Neutral is a safe choice, and there are a lot of design mistakes to be made when daring to go colorful. That’s no reason to avoid it completely, however! Floor Coverings International Vancouver/Portland has listed a few of our favorite stylish ways to add color…
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Infographic: Getting Your Home Ready for Resale

The experts at Floor Coverings International Vancouver/Portland understand what it takes to make a home look inviting, updated, and durable. Before you put your home on the market, let's take a look at a few of the renovation projects you can start to increase the value of your home and help it sell faster.     Photo Credits:…
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5 Specialty Hardwood Flooring Styles

While many Vancouver homeowners may immediately think of oak, maple, cherry, or mahogany when picturing hardwood floors, there are many other varieties that aren’t as well known. This is mainly because the trees are more rare and only grow in remote areas outside the U.S. However, these styles offer a compelling, exotic alternative to the…
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Wood Flooring – Infographic

At Floor Coverings International Vancouver/Portland we LOVE wood flooring, and we think it's super interesting too! It's unlikely that most people are as interested in wood flooring as we are, but that might just be because they don't know enough about it. We're going to try to change that. Here is a quick and fun infographic that will teach you a…

Guide to Hardwood Floor Wood Species

Hardwood flooring is classic, elegant, and can be a wonderful addition to any home. However, with so many different wood options available, it can be difficult to know what works best for you. At Floor Coverings International of Vancouver, WA and the Portland, OR area, we understand how confusing choosing hardwood can be, so we’ve…

The Best Flooring Options for Basements

Basements tend to be some of the most underutilized rooms in many houses. This is because for so many people, going to the trouble of finishing a basement is just too much hassle and headache. But by taking the time and making the investment in finishing your basement, you’ll gain more room and more space…

Blog – The Hardest Wood Species for Hardwood Floors

One of the key factors by which the quality of hardwood is measured is, predictably, hardness. The ‘hardness’ of a species of wood refers to how well it resists dents and scratches upon impact, the harder a hardwood floor, the less likely it is to get damaged. Extremely hard hardwoods are commonly used for things…

Blog – All About Ash (Hardwood Flooring That Is)

Adding hardwood floors to your home will instantly increase its retail value. This classic floor covering is one of the most versatile and attractive flooring options. Hardwood flooring will match nearly any style of décor or interior design aesthetic, from pale bamboo for modern homes, to cozy red oak for a more traditional look. When…