However, there might be some things you didn’t know about laminate tile flooring. We’re going to share a few of these juicy details, so that you’ll be in the know. Just check out these interesting facts about laminate flooring:
Ok, so it’s just the top layer that’s actually “printed”, but it’s still a pretty neat idea. The process utilizes 3D printing where the image is printed onto what is known as “living paper”. It’s what gives your flooring that natural look and feel. That layer is then covered with a protective layer that helps stave off scuffs, scratches and other damaging factors that often happen.
Solid Hardwood Isn’t This Hard
It’s true. Everyone thinks that solid hardwood flooring is the hardest flooring type on the market. However, that isn’t exactly true. The fiberboard used for the manufacture of laminate tile flooring is high-density, making it one of the hardest materials available. That’s what makes it incredibly resistant to dents and gouges you sometimes see in other wood floors.
No Need for Subfloor Prep
This makes laminate tile flooring one of the fastest installs in the flooring industry. It’s also known by “floating floor”, because it can be installed right on top of an existing floor. No nails, glue or staples needed!
If you are in the market for laminate tile flooring, we invite you to visit our showroom in Upland. We’ll be happy to show you our full line of laminate, and help you choose the one that’s just perfect for your own home. Then you’ll be able to re-tell these interesting facts to your own guests someday!