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What’s Your Style?

What’s Your Style?

From rustic, eclectic or somewhere in between, there is a style identity for all homes. Now that spring has rolled around, the mood of a room scene is to be ultimately by its colors, patterns and décor. Similar to the fashion concept of clothes, there are invisible guidelines to the color and style of flooring
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Creating A simpleFLOORS Room Scene with Polyvore

Creating A simpleFLOORS Room Scene with Polyvore

  Creating the perfect interior design scheme first involves coordinating your room with the colors, flooring and accessories you need to bring your vision to life. And if you’re shopping for floors and want a feel for the look and style they’ll present in your home, it gets surprisingly easy with Polyvore. With a snip
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1-On-1 with Wood Floor Care

1-On-1 with Wood Floor Care

In maintaining any floor, there is often a good amount of TLC involved. Even after you take the highest precautions to clean and upkeep them, it is all too common for scratches, dents and other abrasions to arise. Although avoiding these might seem inevitable, there are a number of methods for you to keep your
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Preventing Pathogen Infection

Preventing Pathogen Infection

Bacteria and fungus remain some of the most common and transferable pathogens found in the home. It doesn’t help that during winter weather, they often linger for weeks inside the home while creating an infectious breeding ground for diseases that can be passed to family, friends and guests alike. While wood floors are known to
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A Hardwood’s Figure Tells All

A Hardwood’s Figure Tells All

  If you’ve ever wondered how the dark circles and fine lines in hardwood came about, it shouldn’t take long to notice that there is much more to its appearance than meets the eye. Unarguably, you can learn a variety of useful information about hardwoods from their figure. As it turns out, all hardwood floors
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The Rise in Wide-Plank Hardwood Styles

The Rise in Wide-Plank Hardwood Styles

The new year, which has brought many changes for interior design, has also had additional trends up its sleeve for flooring and décor. More notably, hardwood flooring. Hardwood flooring is a staple of grandeur and luxury in the home, and provides a look of organic luster that many homeowners hold dear. Fortunately for flooring enthusiasts,
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Waterproofing Your Laundry Room

Waterproofing Your Laundry Room

Laundry rooms arguably have the highest concentration of water and humidity, as well as the highest temperature of any other rooms in the home. A functional washer and dryer essentially makes the laundry room a dwelling place for heat and moisture. Creating an unpredictable environment for wood floors, it probably goes without saying that installing
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Wanna Chat Online?

Wanna Chat Online?

Do you have flooring questions that you need answered? Chat online with an expert who can help you find the right flooring option that is perfect for your own unique situation. At simpleFLOORS we are always interested in engaging with our customers, whether it is in person, on the phone, via email, or over live
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Understanding Underlayment

Understanding Underlayment

In the process of choosing floors for your residence, proper installation is just as important as quality guarantee, playing a crucial role in giving your home the appeal and durability it requires. For this reason, securing the proper installation for any premium-grade selection of flooring involves a crucial combination of underlayment and trims. Underlayment is
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Floor of the Week – Aiden Maple

Floor of the Week – Aiden Maple

Maple hardwood floors are one of our most popular flooring options here at simpleFLOORS. In terms of interior decorating, nothing screams traditional and vintage beauty more than a classic maple hardwood floor. The subtle grain patterns and light brown hue in a maple hardwood floor brings a comfortable feeling to any flooring space, providing an
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Popular Flooring Trends – Exotic Hardwoods

Popular Flooring Trends – Exotic Hardwoods

In the realm of flooring and interior design, personal customization is becoming more and more important to consumers. As we move towards a “me”-driven society, customers are more frequently searching for flooring that helps to define who they are as an individual. One of the trending qualities for popular hardwood flooring is authenticity with an
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Vintage Style Hardwoods with a Distressed Look

Vintage Style Hardwoods with a Distressed Look

One of the more popular trends in the wood flooring industry today is the movement towards more authentic and vintage style hardwood flooring. Floors that possess an “old-world” look which use any and all traditional techniques and styles from the past have overtaken the previous trend of highly polished floors with a flawless look. Because
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Things to Consider When Selecting the Color of Your Hardwood Floor

Things to Consider When Selecting the Color of Your Hardwood Floor

When choosing colors for the interior design of a room, it’s common for people to address the walls and furniture while the color of their flooring is treated as an afterthought. A common misconception among most consumers is that the color of hardwood flooring is simply a sea of brown that no more than compliments
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Facts about Reclaimed Wood

Facts about Reclaimed Wood

Have you ever wondered what happens to things such as old wood buildings, crates, and old wood gym bleachers that are no longer used for their original purpose? As it turns out, the answer is that the wood is salvaged and then manufactured into what is known as reclaimed wood. As you continue reading, you’ll
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A Solid Hardwood Floor that is More Sustainable – Eucalyptus

A Solid Hardwood Floor that is More Sustainable – Eucalyptus

If you are currently in the market for a hardwood floor, then you know that there is a wide assortment of different options that you can choose from. Traditional hardwood species such as oak, maple and walnut all come with their own benefits and setbacks. The main setback of traditional hardwoods however, is the fact
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The Elegant Look of Acacia Wood Floors

The Elegant Look of Acacia Wood Floors

When it comes to a great looking hardwood floors at an affordable price, it is hard to beat the class and elegance of acacia hardwood flooring. Acacia is one of the longest lasting hardwood species available and is found in five different regions around the world including Europe, Africa and Southeast Asia. These floors come
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New SimpleFLOORS Location Opens in Dallas

New SimpleFLOORS Location Opens in Dallas

National flooring retailer, simpleFLOORS, moves into Dallas’ expanding market with a new franchise store opening. The new simpleFLOORS Carrollton franchise features a 2,500 square foot gallery-styled showroom featuring over 200 collections of hardwood, cork, laminate, bamboo and carpet floors. The store is owned and operated by Greg and Laura Hockersmith who are both natives of
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New simpleFLOORS location opens in Houston

New simpleFLOORS location opens in Houston

simpleFLOORS opened a new store location along the North Sam Houston Tollway in Downtown Houston. The new location features a 2500 square foot gallery-styled showroom with over 100 various collections of hardwood, bamboo, cork, laminate and carpet products. We are proud to work with the store owner Greg Sandoval, who possesses over fifteen years of
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Another Great Advantage of Bamboo Flooring

Another Great Advantage of Bamboo Flooring

It is widely known among flooring specialists that bamboo floors possess many advantages, but there is one huge advantage of bamboo flooring that is not as widely known to the general public. Some advantages that we have mentioned in previous posts are the sustainable nature and durability of the bamboo plant. Bamboo flooring is also
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Pros and Cons of Tongue and Groove Style Floors

Pros and Cons of Tongue and Groove Style Floors

In the previous post, we talked about the advantages as well as the setbacks of the new and innovative “click together” locking system. The advantages of this style include a click and lock system that makes it easier for people who want to try their hand at DIY floor installation to avoid using messy glues
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