By Max MichaelOne of the most difficult decisions when it comes to the redecorating of any room is the flooring. With so many different flooring types available and the wide range between costs, it can be more than a little confusing making any final decisions. By learning more about the different flooring types available, everything from cheap laminate flooring to high quality walnut flooring, you can become more familiar with the different flooring types and make the right choice in flooring for your own home.
Obviously the main benefit of the cheaper flooring is it is less expensive than most other flooring types. Laminate floors can look nice and they are really easy to install. However, the problem with laminate is it can look cheap and it is not as durable as other flooring types. Laminate is not the best at standing up to wear and tear so you basically get a few good years with a laminate floor even with proper maintenance.
With other flooring types such as the walnut floors, they do look much nicer and also last longer. They are more expensive but it is more of an investment and you know you are not going to need to perform as much maintenance or redo the floor again a few years down the road. The walnut hardwood floors are gorgeous when installed properly. You may want to hire a professional flooring company to install the floors for you if you have not done it before, as it can be a tricky process.
It all depends on the amount of money you have to work with, what your personal preference is and what sort of look you are trying to achieve in a room. Compare the options you have available and come to a decision on which is right for you.
About the author:
I am an expert in everything floor related. I have worked in construction as well as interior design for more than a decade. If you have any questions feel free to leave a comment and I will get back to you ASAP.