Flooring is one of the most essential part of your home, there are various types of flooring options, choosing the type of flooring option you want will be based on many reasons such as design theme of your home, function and purpose of the flooring.
Here are some common types of flooring
Cement screed flooring
Not so ideal for home residential but nowadays many homes are starting to get cement screed flooring as they want a modern industrial interior look for its living space.
Vinyl flooring / Click Resilient Flooring
Comes in sheet, tiles and clickable interlocking planks style, vinyl flooring or resilient flooring is often recommended for kitchen area due to its waterproof nature. Vinyl flooring has a solid feeling as you walk on it. It’s also have low maintenance issue as it is easy to clean and wash.
Laminate flooring is highly cost efficient and it gives your flooring a wood designed look or any other type of design one can ever imagine. Laminate flooring is easy to install, all you need to do, is to overlay it on top of the subfloor or your existing flooring.
Wood flooring adds comfort to the feet. During cool weather, wood flooring feels warmer to the feet, and when the surrounding temperature is hotter, your feel would feel cool on wood flooring. In terms of design and texture, wood flooring makes your living space more unique with a sense of luxury.
Granite, limestone, marble, quarry, travertine, quartzite and terracotta are some common types of natural stones flooring. Where different type of natural stone pattern gives you a different type of feel, such stone flooring makes your living space unique. However, one thing about stone flooring is that cracks and dents may surface if heavy load was dropped onto it.
Two common types of tiles flooring is the homogeneous tiles and the ceramic tiles. It is usually installed with the original condition of a typical apartment. Design more or less will be same, so in order to stand out differently in design, home owners can venture into other types of flooring option.
Carpets are comfortable with a cosy feeling. It also help to reduce the impact from a serious fall. But it is hard to maintain as it may require consistent cleaning and vacuuming.
There are many types of flooring for the home owners to select for their homes, so choose the one you like!