Difference-Between-Laminate-Flooring-and-Hardwood

Nashua, NH Homeowner Has Questions Laminate flooring is a synthetic product, created using multiple layers of fiber board material.  The top layer is printed and textured to look like real wood.  Hardwood flooring is comprised of many layers of real wood or plywood.  Unlike hardwood flooring, where no two planks can be completely replicated, laminate flooring comes in pre-designed patterns. A homeowner in Nashua was looking for new flooring for his family room.  Looking for advice about the differences between…

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Armstrong-Hardwood

Bedford, NH Homeowner Looks for Options There are many great alternatives to hardwood, offering the same stunning look for a fraction of the price.  Laminate flooring now has designs that mimic the look of hardwood planks.  LVP, luxury vinyl plank, is a great option for the look of hardwood at a much lower price tag.  Another option is engineered wood flooring, designed with layers made of plywood. A Bedford homeowner was looking to replace the flooring in his living room. …

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Best Flooring for a Home with Kids Nashua NH

New Parents in Nashua Seek Advice For homes with young children, carpeting is a great option.  The extra padding makes crawling more comfortable, not to mention parents sitting on the floor for extended periods of time.  Dark carpets are more forgiving with the inevitable stains and spills.  However, for ease of cleaning, hardwood or laminate flooring can’t be beat.  A family in Nashua had just welcomed their first child.  Looking to replace a living room floor, they sought the advice…

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ceramic tile

Brookline Homeowner Seeks Advice Most home basements are below ground, leaving them dark and damp.  Some are even susceptible to flooding during large amounts of rain.  For these reasons, the best flooring choices for a basement are moisture resistant.  These include ceramic tile, engineered hardwood, rubber and laminate.  Each of these options will offer the best choice of deterring mold and mildew growth, even in a damp basement. A homeowner in Brookline, NH was looking to replace her basement flooring. …

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Windham Homeowner Seeks Options Laminate flooring is a good alternative, mimicking hardwood in both look and feel for a fraction of the cost.  Tile flooring is now available to look like wood, but is made of ceramic or porcelain.  There are also vinyl flooring options that are made of synthetic materials that copy the look of hardwood.  Finally, engineered hardwood is wonderful alternative to solid hardwood. These options are all more affordable than standard hardwood flooring. A homeowner in Windham,…

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“What is the Best Way to Clean Laminate Floors?” A customer from Bedford, NH was recently in our showroom. With young children at home, she was looking for a hardy floor that would be easy to clean and would endure the test of time. After going through the best flooring options for her, she settled on laminate. The floor would be in a room that she was converting to a playroom for the kids. Knowing that spills would be inevitable,…

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