Natural Stone Tiles 101

Few things make a room feel more luxurious and elegant than natural stone tile flooring. There is just something about the rich, natural colors, the texture, and unique look that gives a room that air of sophistication. There are a wide range of styles, colors, and styles available to fit all tastes and décor, but…

The Pros and Cons of Granite Flooring

Natural stone flooring has long been considered a luxury material which has graced the halls and lobbies of buildings from mansions to fine hotels and sky scrapers, but just because options such as marble, limestone, or granite have illustrious uses, doesn’t mean that they can’t fit beautifully into your home as well! Here at Floor…

Blog – The 5 Most Unique Flooring Options

We know that there are plenty of free spirited and creative types of people who inhabit Portland, OR. The slogan is Keep Portland Weird, after all! But have you thought about how to apply that unique outlook on life to your floors? Here at Floor Coverings International of Vancouver and Portland, we think that it…

Blog – The Different Types of Slate Tile Flooring

If there’s a flooring option that we’ve been seeing an increase in requests for here at Floor Coverings International of Vancouver, WA and Portland, OR, it would definitely be natural stone flooring. Natural stone floors are beautiful, natural (obviously), durable, and unique. While stone flooring options such as the more luxurious granite and marble can…

Blog – Pet-Friendly Flooring

The Pacific Northwest is known for being particularly accommodating towards its pets, and we here at Floor Coverings International of Vancouver, WA and Portland, OR are all for that mindset. Unfortunately though, those amazing critters that you love so much can be disastrous towards your floors. There are some preventative measures that you can take…