Great flooring can visually impact the décor of any room. However, choosing the right kind of flooring is not an easy task, especially with the multitude of choices available today. There’s a gamut of options available from ceramic, hardwood, marble and mosaics, laminates, etc. And then each of these categories is also full of options with just minor differences. There are so many contributing factors affecting the buying decision such as a room’s function, traffic and location, as well as budgets. By default, floors are subject to incredible use and therefore need to be able to endure knocks, spills and furniture dents; basically, any kind of footfall. Then there is the question of matching it with the overall aesthetics and décor of the room. Also, there is a choice between a locally procured flooring and products available from globally renowned brands.
In a nutshell, the customer’s choice of flooring is one of the most important decisions the end user has to make when it comes to improving the home décor. Laminate floors are value for money because they look good, they last long, and they are affordable. Laminate floors are quickly becoming one of the most popular flooring choices in the consumer market. They are easy to clean, too, and scratch-resistant, which is one reason why they’re a great floor for people who own dogs and other clawed beasts. Flooring deserves valuable attention and care just like any other home décor element. With the coming of new technologies, the floors can now be made more tough and safe yet stylish.
As far as aesthetics go, choosing the right colour laminate for the room is very vital. The floor is often a mark that ties a room’s look together. So it is important to take into deliberation the colour of the furniture in that particular room. The colour chosen for that room must be able to cope with the amount of traffic that the floor will have. Buyers should also consider the placement of the laminates when picking the colour. Choosing the wrong colour or the wrong finish can detract from this decorative harmony. For example, light-coloured laminate floors are not suited for areas where there is going to be a lot of foot traffic, because there is increased likelihood of scratching and soiling.
These days people are looking for herringbone pattern in laminate flooring and engineered wood flooring. Vinyl flooring is also trending these days. Laminate, engineered wood and vinyl flooring are the new kinds of flooring options and designs available in the market. When deciding whether to use any of them in a particular location, users have to consider things such as price, lifecycle, maintenance requirements, and durability of the floor. It is not uncommon to find at least one room of a house fitted with laminate flooring. Rustic and dark shades are the popular colours in India as well as overseas. Besides, this material is a good option for Indian weather conditions as the floor is 100% maintenance free.