What is the difference in finishes?

When choosing a laminate, you want to decide on specific aspects including thickness, AC rating and color. Do not forget that the finish of the laminate is an important detail to focus on. Many popular finishes you will see is “Satin” and “Piano” finish. Special surface finish includes handscraped surface where the surface is wavelike to mimic natural timber, wood sculptured surface. The latest Emboss in Register technology where the emboss pattern matches the wood grain printing. Satin finish is a smooth surface which works well in high traffic areas. This finish is durable, with a slight sheen and easy to clean. Piano (high gloss) finish which is a glassy finish that provides a lacquer-like look, but it also highlights every imperfection.