That's the secret LVT is keeping from you: it is plastic made from crude oil. Being plastic, LVT works well when wood is not really an option, like where there are frequent water spills or where mopping is required daily, like in a medical clinic. If you have frequent spills on your floor or need serious mopping on a regular basis,..
This plywood makes the floor structurally sound and prevents moisture from damaging the floor. Another waterproof flooring option that looks like wood is laminate flooring. Laminate is flooring is easy to install and maintain, and because it's plastic-coated, it comes without the dbacks of regular wood floors in a basement
In this flooring guide we're going to re-examine the main advantages of laminate floors and take a look at the pros and cons of installing laminate instead of solid wood or vinyl flooring. This post is . And like laminate it has been manufactured to mimic real wood and stone flooring which is why it comes in planks and tiles
Laminate floors aren't the only option for durability and ease of installation. Next time you're at the home center, take a gander at luxury vinyl (LV) flooring. There's luxury vinyl tile (LVT), which looks like ceramic tile, and luxury vinyl plank (LVP), which mimics wood (shown here). Both types are extremely resilient, about the..
Sep 1, 2015 . I am wondering if laminate floors are available in a flat color or a speckled small texture print instead of a woodgrain print. I would like to see a textured or flat colored laminate that looks like the plastic that it is. I feel that it would be a more modern look like a cement floor
Similar to tile and vinyl, laminate flooring is upping the ante on realistic wood looks. Once upon a time, you could only get the smooth, basic, not-even-believable wood looks. Now, you will find laminate flooring available in styles that mimic current wood flooring trends. And chances..
Jun 5, 2017 . NATURAL WOOD and LAMINATE FLOORS; Not Ideal on Concrete Substrates Don't Believe Us? Ask Holmes on Holmes TM. SEEING IS BELIEVING. The truth is, wood and laminate floors on a concrete slab at ground level are not a good idea in central and coastal Florida. This may seem like a..
Today's laminate floors use sophisticated technology to capture the look of real woods and stones, as well as unique and unexpected materials like metal, concrete, and weathered wood. Along with stylish designs, laminate floors offer high durability and versatility, which means you can install laminate anywhere in your..