Buying Guides

Pros and Cons of Vinyl Plank Floors – A Buying Guide

pros and cons of vinyl plank floors

Vinyl plank floors are an easy, affordable way to update any room in your home or business. As with any flooring product, there are pros and cons when it comes to vinyl plank flooring. Vinyl plank flooring is different from traditional vinyl flooring, as these planks are often around 36” x 6”. With planks this size, you are able to recreate …

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Handscraped Laminate Flooring – What Makes It A Great Option

handscraped laminate flooring

Handscraped laminate flooring is a great option for your home and is one of the most earthy and nature inspired laminate flooring looks on the market. However, we bet you have questions on what makes this flooring so special. Bestlaminate is here to tell you why to choose handscraped laminate flooring! What Makes Handscraped Flooring Different? Handscraped laminate flooring has character, …

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The Ultimate Guide to Laminate Flooring Underlayment

Underlayment is an important step for any laminate flooring installation. There are several factors you will need to consider when choosing an underlayment. Learn more about what you should know before buying a laminate flooring underlayment. What Is Flooring Underlayment? It is a thin foam pad, often made of polyethylene or polypropylene, which is laid on the sub-floor before installing …

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How To Choose The Right Flooring For Your Home

Choosing the Right Flooring

How do you choose the right flooring? Traditionally, floors were made from wood or stone. In their day, they were both abundant and affordable. Carpets have been another long time favorite, and vinyl and linoleum have been affordable options, too. Eco-friendly alternatives, such as bamboo and cork, are newer on the market.Laminate flooring offers an exciting way to both protect …

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Flooring Options That Won’t Break the Bank

Budget Flooring Options

When it comes time to replace that old, worn-out flooring, there are many options to consider. The medieval strength of stone and tile, the warmth and richness of hardwood, the comfort of carpet, the ease of linoleum, and the high-tech advantages of  laminate wood flooring or luxury vinyl plank flooring, each provide transformative powers to a home, but many materials …

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Is Laminate Flooring Cheaper Than Carpet

When searching for new flooring options you may be tempted to cover your whole house in carpet and call it a day. It’s soft, cushy, and cheaper than any other flooring… right? Not Really! While the up-front cost of carpet might be tempting, over time laminate flooring is cheaper than carpet. Laminate flooring is made to last and is nearly double the …

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What we ask when you shop for floors

Embarking on your first flooring project and don’t know where to start? You’re not alone! Many customers come into our showroom and have no idea what questions to ask or where to start. With over 400 floors to view in our showroom and even more online, it can be overwhelming! What We Ask You Sometimes customers are overwhelmed by the selection that …

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Pros and Cons of Loose Lay Vinyl Flooring

When considering a new floor, you’re faced with many options. Do you choose a stone, color, or wood design? Do you pick laminate or vinyl? What kind of underlayment do you need? It’s an overwhelming decision to make. Narrowing your choice to the most innovative and popular types of flooring can help you know what’s going to last you for …

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Help! My Flooring has been Discontinued!

New flooring is one of the best ways to add style to your home. Manufacturers are always updating their collections to be up to date with the current styles and trends, and unfortunately this means that floors from the past are sometimes discontinued.  Often, we have situations where customers have damage or want to extend their flooring project, only to …

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Do You Know What to Look For in Flooring Companies?

You’re ready to replace your floors, but where do you start? Perhaps you’ve looked online at flooring colors. Maybe you’ve already done your research on the type of flooring you want to install. Now, you need to find the right business to purchase your flooring from. Your new flooring isn’t a small investment. You deserve to have 100% confidence in …

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