What You Thought You Knew About Carpet [IS WRONG]

What You Thought You Knew About Carpet [IS WRONG]

We bet you have heard some things about carpet that you have come to believe is fact. Things like carpet is dirtier than wood floors or carpeting can create or exacerbate allergies. What if we told you that these and many other beliefs about carpeting, just...
How Carpeting Has Drastically Changed Over The Years

How Carpeting Has Drastically Changed Over The Years

You either love the idea of carpet on your floor or hate it. Carpeting is pretty much cut and dry like that for most people. But the history of carpeting has a story that few really know or rarely think about. The age-long history of carpets – a textile floor covering...
Best Floor Types For Kid’s Bedrooms

Best Floor Types For Kid’s Bedrooms

If you’re going to reach for the stars, you better have good flooring. At least, that’s what we like to say. And, for families with young children, what other room in the home gets to play host to imaginations run wild and the activities that would support such, than...
A Carpet That Is 100% Waterproof

A Carpet That Is 100% Waterproof

Can you believe it, the carpet industry first began in the United States in 1791? It is amazing how far we have come since then with the manufacturing of carpets. With this, chances are, we have seen it all when it comes to both carpet styles as well as the dreaded...
How PDX Carpet Became A Portland Icon

How PDX Carpet Became A Portland Icon

Each year, millions of people will travel through Portland International Airport. For many of these travelers, a stop at PDX, Travel & Leisure Magazine’s Top Airport in America, will provide for them much more than a unique and enjoyable experience, it will also...
Reinventing A Room In Your House – Reclaiming Space

Reinventing A Room In Your House – Reclaiming Space

Many Portland homeowners and others around the country are reevaluating their cluttered bedrooms, basements and closets and considering cleaning out the old and bringing in the new! If you are one of these enthusiastic souls, we want to give you some tips...
Portland Carpeting Choices Grow

Portland Carpeting Choices Grow

At SimpleFloors PDX we pride ourselves on being the best Portland flooring resource for our customers. We focus on impeccable service and the relationships with our customers. We also strive to deliver the highest quality wood flooring, tile, countertops, and...
Eco-Friendly Flooring Options

Eco-Friendly Flooring Options

Eco-friendly flooring and sustainable building practices are things that many Portland area consumers are interested in at some level. In fact, when given the choice, the majority of Portland homeowners tend to choose options that support sustainability or...
Carpeting vs Hardwood Floors

Carpeting vs Hardwood Floors

The art of creating a stylish and peaceful home interior and everyday living environment can be overwhelming, given all the options and various materials to make decisions on. One of the most essential decisions to be made is choosing between hardwood floors or...