Austin Laminate Flooring
Scratch resistant, durable and affordable laminate floors are recommended by us in Austin Texas.
What is Laminate Flooring?
Laminate flooring is a multi-layerd synthetic floor product that is fused together using a lamination procedure. Laminate floors simulate wood (and at times stone) using a photographic applique layer underneath a clear and protective layer. Usually made of melamine resin with fiber board material, the inner core layer is what gives the laminate floor its strenght. Laminate flooring also come with padding underneath it. Laminates has the advantages of costing less than natural hardwood flooring products, they are aslo more durable and more hygienic than carpets.
Laminate have a unique interlocking system that allows anyone with no installation experience to install a floor. They make a great do-it-yourself type of flooring for any house, office, or place of business. These planks are safe to install over radiant heat floor. Because of they are affordable, durable, and resistant to scratches, laminates just make sense.
Overview of Laminate flooring
A laminate floor is easy to install and can be installed over any sub-flooring surface, as long as it is clean, flat, and free of debris. We can help with all your laminate flooring in Austin.
Laminate flooring are very resistant to scratching and will not fade with sunlight.
If you have a dog or a cat, there are no other flooring more suitable than laminate floors. Since laminates will not sratch like wood floors, they make a perfect selection to any house or place of business.
All laminate floors use a floating installation. Laminate floors just rest on top of the subfloor. Laminate floors are never secured by any glue. They set on top of the substrate and are never fastened to the sub-floor.
With a tongue-and-groove interlocking design is used to lock in place every plank.
You never have to glue down or nail down a laminate floor because of its interlocking mechanism. This allows a special advantage to any do it yourselfers. There is no floor more easy to install yourself than this vinyl plank.
You can use laminates in kitchens and powder baths. Using laminate flooring in areas like showers is the only place not recommended for this type of floor.