Is Laminate Flooring Scratch Resistant?

Laminate flooring is scratch resistant, but that does not mean overtime it will not scratch if it is not properly cared for. Due to dirt if it is not cleaned regularly it could start to dull your laminate.

If you are planning on installing a new floor and this is a situation that you want to avoid, choosing a floor with a higher Ac rating will give you more durability on your top wear layer to sustain from scratches. Another maintenance tip is to place felt furniture covers on the bottom of the legs, to help scratches from sliding chairs and other items around.

Maintain daily upkeep of sweeping, the least amount of small dirt particles on the floor will not develop into damages to the top layer when the grains grind under ones foot.