There’s a ton of choices when it comes to interior flooring in your home. Whether your priority is look, durability, price or ease of install, it can be overwhelming. However, there is one product that combines all of these qualities into one affordable, great-looking package – laminated flooring.
Laminated flooring comes in a huge range of colours and styles, from timber-look to tiles. It’s exploded in popularity in Australia in the last few years, and with good reason – it’s affordable compared to other flooring solutions, there’s a huge range of different styles and it’s durable and easy to maintain. Because laminate is made from resins and composite wood, it is an affordable alternative that looks stylish in any home or business. Materials are cheaper, and the installation of laminate flooring can be half as much as hardwood installation. There’s no shortage to the range of styles, patterns and colours that laminate flooring comes in, laminate flooring comes in, including imitating timber grains and hues. Whether you’re a fan of natural Australian species, or want to branch out with unique timbers in an assortment of plank widths, there’s something for everyone.
Made using heat and pressure to combine four layers of material, the laminates top layer is scratch, stain and wear resistant, making it hardy enough to endure high-traffic area, pets, and children. The design layer of laminate contains the pattern, while the bottom layer and high density core repels moisture. All of this creates a hardwearing option, which is easy to install and easy to clean. Another advantage is that laminate flooring often has UV protection integrated into its top layer, making it durable and resistant to fading in even the sunniest of rooms.
If laminate flooring sound right for your home or business we’d love to discuss your needs and help you find the perfect option to suit your space. Drop into the New Wave Flooring Display Center today and discover how laminate can enhance your home’s style, comfort and value.