Does laminate flooring need to acclimate?

Does laminate flooring need to acclimate?

Laminate flooring is a great (and cheaper) alternative to traditional hardwood floors. People using laminate often prefers to go the DIY route rather than pay a professional installer. However, one common mistake most DIYers make is installing the laminate floors without acclimatizing the laminate planks first. What is acclimatization?  But hardwood floors are expensive, costing…

5 Laminate flooring edging alternatives and when to use them

5 Laminate flooring edging alternatives and when to use them

After you’ve decided on the flooring that is perfect for you, another thing you need to consider is the process of fitting and finding the right floor edging. Edging is the material that will surround the perimeter of your laminate flooring, giving it its final finish. Below, we’ve given you some options for edging and…

Can you seal laminate flooring?

Can you seal laminate flooring?

Laminate flooring has seen growth in the global market where laminate companies can profit by a demand projected to reach US$21.3 billion by 2021.  This demand is driven by flooring trends as homeowners look for alternative wood-like flooring while favoring variety in styles, designs, and colors. But much as the laminate floor may resemble a…