It is easy to wonder if pets and laminate flooring are a good combination. You are putting quite a bit of time and money into this renovation and you want to make sure you install a flooring that can handle your dog’s nails that you try to keep trimmed. So, is laminate flooring pet friendly?
Yes, It Is Definitely Pet Friendly!
Laminate flooring is one of the most pet friendly flooring options on the market! With a scratch resistant surface, laminate flooring will withstand the wear and tear from your pets. The moisture resistant surface is great and your pets accidents can be easily and painlessly cleaned up. You should be cautious with moisture sitting on the surface of the flooring for long periods of time however, as when moisture seeps in between planks it can lead to permanent damage. Any moisture accidents must be cleaned up when they happen to avoid issues.
Why Choose Laminate Over Other Flooring?
Homeowners across the nation choose laminate flooring every day because of how great it is with pets. The flooring is made to resist everyday wear and tear, and will last for years whether or not you have pets. The best part is that laminate flooring is the low maintenance. Cleaning is as simple as a light sweeping or mopping, and you do not have to worry about your animals permanently ruining the surface. If your pets shed, you also do not have to worry about their fur getting trapped in the surface. Laminate flooring is the cleanest option, and will be enjoyed by both you and your pets.
Have you decided to install laminate flooring because of your pets? Tell us why in the comments below! We love to hear from you!