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...
Portland Home Transformation – Wood Floor, Tile and More

Portland Home Transformation – Wood Floor, Tile and More

We’ve all heard the phrase “what a difference a coat of paint can make”, and it often does make a drastic change to the look and feel of a room. The right wall hue in a room can go a long way to transforming a space into something more personally...
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...
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...
Two Portland Wood Floor Transformations

Two Portland Wood Floor Transformations

One of the best things about what we do, is seeing the results of the flooring, countertops and carpeting we sell. Sometimes we are truly amazed by what our customers achieve through the installation of new wood flooring and the before and after shots tell that story....
How Light Impacts Flooring In Home Design

How Light Impacts Flooring In Home Design

Every home has its unique charms, but did you know that the orientation of your home can impact the lighting effects of your choices in flooring? Many home buyers specifically look for a home where the bedroom window faces east to the morning sunlight, to awaken with...
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...