So for resale, real hardwood floors would be on the high end for our neighborhood But also, real hardwood floors cost a lot more money We were able to get a great deal on really nice looking, distressed, wide plank laminate flooring but hardwood floors were out of our budget for as much square footage as we have!
, why I chose laminate flooring But still I wavered back and forth The place we were renting had laminate which I hated It was a lower quality laminate but I hated how much it showed It was dark brown with little variation so you could see every speck of dirt and dust and footprints Laminate flooring is
Hi, I ve been looking at either a laminate or engineered wood floor for the living area of my flat It s a large open area Any help or advice you can give would be much appreciated In terms of return on investment, making changes to internal décor like installing a new floor is not cost effective Adding
Mar , Just as a refresher, here is the floor the day I finished it brown paper floor Save And here it is today Paper bag floor a year after installation Save I would imagine putting a clear epoxy floor coat down in stead of the poly will be much stronger, resistant to scratch and less likely to bubble up and peel
, Before you buy the iRobot Roomba robot vacuum, here are some things you should know The vacuum The Roomba is designed to clean carpets, hardwood, tile and laminate floors it s also advertised as being able to pick up pet hair You can The robot costs at the iRobot store.
The two flooring types are similarly priced, but high end, high pile carpeting will likely cost more than high end laminate flooring Installation costs must also be considered, Laminate flooring is likely to last much longer than carpet, as it is scratch resistant, durable, and easy to clean While carpet will generally have to be
This Old House presents a complete guide to finding the best wood floor for your home To figure out how much your floor will cost, calculate the room s square footage, then add to percent for cuts and waste Multiply this figure by the board s square foot price to get samples of laminate flooring View as slideshow.
Learn how to pick your Pergo laminate flooring, how to prep your floors before laying the Pergo and how to install the new Pergo Outlast Flooring Prepping the space and some of the crazy cuts is the hardest part of installing flooring the rest just flows along Pergo flooring laid out for installation between family room
Mar , Plus, a high quality floor will last for much longer than a carpet, giving you life time value, as well as increasing house worth Discount Flooring Depot s Hydro Guard Range or laminate floors look like real wood, but without the problems that mixing real wood in a wet environment will often bring.