Laminate flooring is warm, inviting and brings your living room to a whole new level. You probably never imagined your home could look so sleek when you install laminate flooring. Let’s face it, families spend countless hours in their living rooms. From watching tv, to reading books, to playing with toys, your living room is where life happens. Here are the top 3 reasons to install laminate flooring in your living room.
If a member of your family deals with allergies, laminate flooring is an ideal flooring choice for your family. With carpet, all sorts of allergens become trapped in the fibers of your carpet, whereas with laminate flooring, there are no fibers to grab dust and hair. A simple sweep will clean up any dust, hairs, and other allergens that can worsen your loved ones allergies or asthma.
2. Pet Durable
If you have a pet, you know how messy and disgusting it can be when they have an accident on carpet. With laminate flooring, all you need to do is wipe up the mess and use a laminate-friendly cleaner, or a mixture of equal parts vinegar and water, and it’s gone! We do recommend to clean up liquid accidents as soon as they happen. Leaving liquids on your laminate flooring can cause the boards to warp and buckle if it seeps in between the joints.
3. DIY Installation
Laminate flooring makes a fantastic DIY project. You can save yourself a lot of money in labor when you install laminate flooring yourself. Laminate flooring is relatively simple to install. Educate yourself a little beforehand, and chances are your living room can be transformed in one weekend!
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