Laminate flooring is a relatively new invention which has taken the world of floor surface covering by storm. Versatile, easy to maintain, and reasonably priced, some people consider this a “super material.” Laminate planks that simulate hardwood are sold in convenient 4 foot strips. They are also available in tile form in varying sizes. Today laminate flooring can simulate the look of dozens of different natural hardwood materials.
The printing process can also reproduce the appearance of a variety of natural stone, and ceramic flooring materials. With EIR embossed in the texturing process they are even able to somewhat reproduce the surface texture of these natural materials. The “wear layer” of a laminate floor protects the material from stains and some spills making cleaning and maintenance relatively easy. Typically the only regular requirement is sweeping or vacuuming of the floor to remove grit and dirt which can slowly erode the floors wear layer over time. The installation of a laminate click together floor is one of the easiest do it yourself flooring projects you can undertake. New innovations in the manufacture of this material have made it so you do not even need to use adhesive. An entire room can be finished in just a day or two.
Laminate flooring is resistant to many of the outdoor agents that can discolor other flooring materials. The wear layer protects it from stains and smudges due to dirt and mud making it a great material for hallways and entryways. It also resists fading from UV light exposure making it popular in sun rooms. Laminate flooring is naturally resistant to the growth of mold and bacteria. It can also be treated with special allergen resistant and anti-bacterial coatings to make them even safer.
At Chester County Carpet and Flooring we have laminates of all kinds and colors for the enhancement of your floor. And we will come to your home with samples same as the carpet so you can see what it looks like in your own home and your own light.
Vinyl is a popular choice among many homeowners because of its durability, hundreds of designs and it lasts with little maintenance! Our services are available for commercial and residential clients. We'll bring our showroom to you and discuss your needs and budget. You'll love your new vinyl floors!
Although vinyl has been used as a flooring material in American homes for decades, modern vinyl flooring is nothing like the the vinyl products of the past. Today, vinyl is a high-end flooring option that offers both durability and beauty to homes. You can enjoy the look and feel of wood or natural stone. But it doesn't have the upkeep of either. Chester County Carpet and Flooring is pleased to offer vinyl flooring solutions with the same expert installation and value that you have come to expect with any service or product you buy at Chester County Carpet and Flooring.