Choosing The Best Flooring For Your Home
Choosing the best flooring for your home can be a time consuming, confusing experience. Although the options can be daunting, we have tried to break them down for you to simplify the process.
The best place to start when choosing the flooring for your home is to speak with a professional as this will ensure you get your flooring choice right to suit your home and lifestyle.
Carpet is the perfect choice for your home if you’re looking for a cosy look throughout the home or only in specific rooms. Our soft flooring underfoot is perfect for cold winter mornings, providing a plush, cushiony feeling. Carpet also adds an extra layer of insulation and improves your home’s acoustic performance by reducing noise pollution. For your home and lifestyle, a cut-twist pile gives a textured look, synthetic carpet is durable so is great for families and a plush pile gives a velvety appearance. With a wide variety of carpets available, there is a style for every home.
Vinyl flooring is an excellent flooring option that has become increasingly popular in recent years. Vinyl styles have come a long way in the last decade and can replicate hardwood and laminate flooring with its unique features. With a range of vinyl flooring available, there is an option to suit any room in your home, including bathrooms and outdoor spaces as some vinyl options are 100% waterproof. This also makes vinyl the perfect option for homes near the beach or with heavy foot traffic as our vinyl flooring range is hardwearing. Combined with the fact that vinyl is often quieter than timber, it is the perfect option for your family home.
Laminate flooring is an excellent option if you want the look of timber flooring but do not want to commit to vinyl flooring. Laminate is easy to clean, is available in waterproof and water-resistant options and is tough wearing. This makes laminate flooring perfect for young families, pets and heavy foot traffic. Laminate is also more budget-friendly when compared to timber but can replicate the style of a traditional hardwood floor to suit the style of your home. Plus, laminate could be a cost-friendly option if you were looking for flooring for your DIY home renovation as it is easy to install.
Timber flooring is an excellent option for your home to create a sound-proof, warm and stylish atmosphere. This flooring suits any space in your home, however is not recommended for kitchens, bathrooms or laundries. Maintenance, such as sanding and stripping can be costly, however, if your timber flooring is sealed correctly it is easy to clean and extremely durable. Solid timber flooring also retains heat well in colder climates.
Hybrid flooring combines the durability of laminate and the rigidness of vinyl to create scratch-resistant, highly stable and often water-resistant flooring that won’t buckle, swell or lose integrity in Australia’s variable climate. There is minimal preparation involved when installing your hybrid flooring as it arrives ready to click and install making hybrid an easy choice for a DIY home renovation or a quick professional installation. Hybrid flooring can also be used throughout the entire home and comes in a variety of styles to replicate solid timber flooring for a more affordable price.