Laminate floors are known to be mimicking different floors like wooden, stone, and ceramic etc. Laminate floors are preferred so much because they tend to provide a real touch and is not even that expensive. Installing floor laminate has a lot of advantages. Some of the benefits are as follows: First of all as mentioned earlier laminate floorings come in various designs, patterns, colors and even materials that individuals get a wide selection of designs to choose from. Secondly the floor laminate is said to be highly durable, comes with best quality and most importantly is resistant to scratches and stains. Usually these laminate floors come prefinished so this has additional benefits. Also an individual can choose to order a custom made design according to their preferred material and color. Third most important benefit is the price of the floor laminate which is not that much and since the quality is not compromised, what else does a customer wants?
THE INSTALLATION PROCESS
Its installation process is extremely easy and can be completed by a layman. The materials and tools needed for the installation are easier to get such as glue, spacers, hammer, tape measure, pull bar, chalk line and etc. first of all one needs to make sure that the level of the floor is surfaced and not bumpy. In short the floor should be dry and flat. Then the individual can start with the work of installation.
THE MAINTENANCE PROCESS
Also it is very easy to maintain the laminate floors by cleaning it regularly or may be by taking some preventive measures. Either using a small brush or a damp mop, an individual can easily clean the floors. Some of the preventive measures include placing a mat that absorbs excessive moisture, keeping the pets nails trimmed, not allowing any spills and when moving the furniture keep one thing in mind to keep a cardboard over the floor laminate, this will protect the floor.
THE MERITS OF FLOOR LAMINATE
One of the benefits of installing floor laminate is its realistic look and longer warranties than the actual wooden floor. The laminate surface is extremely smooth and flat. It has a polished or a glossy look. Also the floors are textured in a way that these can provide with a natural feel and look. Laminate floors come in three different looks, these looks are: exotic, tile and wood. Most importantly these floors are so thick that they can even reduce the hollow sound.