Why Invest in Laminate Flooring?

The ambiance of your entire room depends upon the kind of flooring used. The first thing that your friends, family, and relatives notice during their visits to your home often is the flooring. Laminate flooring comes in different colors, patterns, and styles. Laminate flooring is the best option for you if you are looking for a versatile and cheap flooring option.

Laminate floors are gaining popularity because of their durability and strength. Laminate flooring is resistant to scratches, stains, wearing out and fading. Laminate flooring installation is easy for people to do themselves. However, if laminate flooring is damaged, it cannot be repaired again. Laminate floors also cannot be sanded down, polished or rebuffed. You have to completely replace planks or tiles.

There are different kinds of laminate flooring available. Some of the most sought after laminate flooring types are:

  • Wood laminate
  • Tile and stone laminate
  • Brown laminate
  • Grey laminate
  • White laminate
  • Red laminate
  • Tan laminate

Why-Invest-in-Laminate-FlooringNow that you know the different types of laminate floors available, we have a few tips that will help you go through laminate flooring installation in your desired room if you are a handyman.

  • Pull up the carpet
  • Remove carpet padding and tack strips
  • Remove baseboard
  • Level and clean the flooring
  • Acclimate the flooring
  • Determine the layout
  •  Install underlayment
  • Lay down the first piece
  • Make the first cut
  • Snap pieces together
  •  Join boards and attach lengths and widths
  • Make sure its installed straight
  • Close gaps
  • Install baseboards
  • Install shoe molding

If you are not up to the task of laminate flooring installation, we will come to your home and install it for you. Ranging from the most simple to the most decorative and elegant tiles, the laminate floors available will never disappoint you. We make choosing the right kind of laminate flooring easy.

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Why Invest in Laminate Flooring? was last modified: May 19th, 2017 by Express Flooring