If you are considering replacing your floors then one of the best choices would be to choose laminated flooring. It is very easy to install and is very durable and beautiful. When it comes to style, the possibilities are endless. You can get designs that you like or that complement the decor in your home. You will love how easy it is to clean it and how it will look once you have finished it.
Laminated flooring is a form of multi-layered artificial flooring that is made with a hard coating laminate on the bottom layer and a protective lamination layer underneath. Laminate is very similar to wood in that a high photographic laminate layer is used with the clear top layer, which is typically made from polyurethane. The middle layer consists of fiberboard materials and melamine resin. Finally, the outer core is composed of a melamine resin. This layer of composite material has the ability to change color when exposed to ultraviolet (UV) light, which is why it is called UV protective.
Because laminate is so durable and has so many different colors and designs to choose from, it is very affordable compared to hardwood floors. You will not have to pay as much for your floor as you would for hardwood flooring because laminate does not require as much maintenance and cleaning as other types of floors. It is also easier to clean than hardwood because you do not have to worry about scratching it or causing it to become discolored. It will not scratch easily and will resist scratches, denting, or warping.
There are many popular colors of laminate, including gray, blue, brown, black, white, tan, off white, red, yellow, green, blue, purple, and orange. It can be installed in any room in your home, but it does not blend well in bathrooms or kitchens because of the color combination. You can get laminate for kitchen cabinets as well as for that reason. It is also ideal for offices, because you can place it over a wood floor without having to worry about staining the floor.
Laminate comes in a variety of styles and finishes, so you can get a laminate design to suit your needs. You can get hardwoods with just a single plywood layer or hardwoods with multiple layers. If you want to put laminate in the bathroom, you can use two plywood layers or you can get a hardwood veneer for your bathroom and laminate on the top layer. You can use the same hardwood veneer if you have cabinets or use a different design to make them stand out. For the shower or bath area, you can choose from pre-finished, unfinished pieces depending on your decor. Laminated on the top layer gives it an extra layer of luster and protects it from damage, mold, and mildew.
The benefits of laminated flooring are endless, such as durability, appearance, and price. With the many choices you have in designs and colors, you can make your home look great without spending too much money. In fact, you will save money by avoiding the cost of professional installation or hiring a professional flooring company to do the installation for you. When you use this floor covering option, you will have more money left over for other decorating ideas that you can put into your home.