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Alana Kane

Alana Kane
Alana is a Content Specialist at Bestlaminate, digital nomad and a 200 HR certified yoga teacher. Usually found near a beach, she is full of creativity, optimism, laughs and adventure. Some of her favorite things include: traveling, animals, yoga, trying new things and going to concerts. If you have any specific questions for Alana, you can contact her at alana@bestlaminate.com

White High Gloss Laminate Flooring Sets the Stage in This Dreamy Mountain Cabin

white high gloss laminate flooring in mountain cabin

When two creatives approached Bestlaminate to help them with their 1970’s mountain cabin remodel in Cle Elum, Washington, it was an instant yes! With a vision to create a modern space, while using the original architectural elements, a white high gloss laminate flooring was the perfect choice to let this cabin shine. Yuriy and Julia Manchik bought “Timber Stilts“, a …

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She-Shed DIY Photo Studio That Will Make You Want One

white wash laminate in she shed

Karen Robert’s is no stranger to creating beautiful DIY photography studios. She decorated her first home photography studio with Classen Fresco laminate flooring, a whitewashed floor that can be staged for any occasion. For her second project, she teamed up with her husband and Bestlaminate to build a DIY photo studio in the form of a “she-shed” that will not only be …

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Do I need underlayment to install vinyl plank flooring?

Do I need underlayment to install vinyl plank flooring?

Do I need underlayment to install vinyl plank flooring? This is a question we get daily! It is important to know if you need underlayment or not with a vinyl flooring installation. Unlike laminate flooring, most vinyl floors are designed to lay directly on top of the subfloor. The type of vinyl flooring and type of subfloor you have will determine if you …

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Modern WPC Vinyl Gives this Split Level House an Updated Look

Modern WPC Vinyl in White Kitchen

From linoleum to modern WPC vinyl, this traditional split style home turned into a first-time home buyers dream. Our friends at the Wright Group Real Estate are expert house flippers and saw the potential in this family home right away. This three bedroom, two bath home features an open main floor with a living room, dining area and kitchen. From the …

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What is COREtec Plus WPC Vinyl Flooring?

What is COREtec Plus WPC Vinyl Flooring?

You may have seen COREtec Plus flooring in the news, or maybe in your local flooring store. Without much knowledge of the brand, you may pass it off for a laminate!  COREtec Plus WPC vinyl flooring is the newest innovation in the flooring market, and it has many benefits for any busy household or business location. COREtec brand flooring is …

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High Gloss Laminate Helps Transform TruckShop Chicago

TruckShop Mobile Boutique Remodel

This is not your average boutique! The TruckShop, owned, styled and created by Ashley Volbrecht, is a mobile store with affordable fashions, jewelry and home goods. She has two fashion trucks, one cruising the streets of Cincinnati and another one in Chicago. Her newest truck in Chicago needed outfitted with a high-end look. Ashley had a minimalist white palette in …

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Coastal Living’s 2016 Hamptons Showhouse with Armstrong Flooring

Coastal Living brought out all the stops with this showhouse! Located in Bridgehampton, NY, this showhouse combines summer chic with classic comfort. The 6,800 sq.ft. home features 6 bedrooms and  7 baths, complete with a home theater and pool house. The home is outfitted with Armstrong flooring throughout with both hardwood and laminate being featured. The stunning exterior has a cottage feel …

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HPL Facades Give Battery Park Townhomes a Sleek, Modern Look

HPL Facades

Nestled right outside of downtown Cleveland lies the newly revitalized Battery Park neighborhood. It features beautiful lake views, access to a large park, and is close to entertainment and restaurants. While the architects wanted Battery Park to look fresh and new, they did not want to take away from the views of Lake Erie or the Cleveland skyline. With this in mind, they …

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Modern Perfection Found in this Austin Art Loft Interior

The “Art Loft’, designed by Dick Clark & Associates, is one cool place! Looking like a movie set, the Art Loft combines modern comfort while highlighting the client’s art throughout the loft interior. Elesgo Super Gloss White was used throughout the 1,300 sq. ft. penthouse. The stunning view of Austin, TX is present throughout the penthouse with floor to ceiling windows. …

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Trending Now – White High Gloss Flooring

The modern trend is on the rise, and more lofts, salons, fitness studios and cafes are adding modern touches to their spaces. Clean lines, bright whites and unique furniture are common in creating this signature style. One of the hottest trends we’re seeing this year is the obsession with white high gloss flooring. These floors instantly transform your space into a modern …

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