Laminate Flooring is a preferred option over expensive hardwood or stone flooring. It has the same rustic look and old world charm, minus the cost of wood. Moreover, this type of flooring is low on maintenance, yet it is extremely resistant to stains, scratches, and sunlight. It is easy to install laminate floor and you can even DIY at home. There is no need for glue, you simply have to snap-fit the lock planks together. Here are some of the remarkable benefits of laminates.
Durability: This type of flooring is extremely durable. It is resistant to scratch, dents, and regular wear and tear. Apart from that, it won’t warp when exposed to water.
Low Maintenance: Laminate flooring does not require polishing or rigorous cleaning. The surface is very smooth and a regular cleaning mop would be just perfect for cleaning this flooring. Moreover, since the surface is smooth, it does not gather any residue.
Easy Installation: As mentioned earlier, you can manage the installation process without any assistance. You can install it in two ways, with glue and without glue. Glueless floating laminate boards are clicked and locked together above the sub floor.
Cost Effective: Laminate flooring will definitely cost less than its relatives, hardwood, stones and tiles. Besides, it also saves you money on maintenance. The installation cost is zero if you choose the glueless type of floor. Indeed, it is a good bargain.
Visually Appealing: This benefit does not require an explanation. Laminates appear as elegant and as beautiful as hardwood and can add beauty to your home. Moreover, this type of floor does not change colour when exposed to sunlight. Some of the wood floors may change colour if they catch a stain. This drawback is completely eliminated in laminate flooring. They are ideal for home as well as office and can be used in all the areas of the home or office.