Laminate flooring adds sophisticated style to your home for less, Laminate wood or tile flooring is easy to clean, and easy to maintain, making it a great choice for the way you live—and for your budget.
Even better, laminate is an environmentally friendly flooring option, often made with recycled materials and requiring no harvesting of rare trees. Laminate floors are exceptionally durable and resistant to both staining and fading, providing worry-free assurance that the floor you love won't lose its looks.
Laminate flooring are created using a laminating process. Each board has four different layers. The wear layer (top layer) consists of a clear finish that protects the floors fading or staining. The design layer (2nd layer) is just what it sounds like. This is where the photographic image is placed. As stated, it can imitate the warmth of wood or the simple elegance of stone. The inner core (3rd layer) contains a plastic resin. This is used to keep the laminate flooring flat and the surface stable. The backing (bottom layer) keeps the floor from warming by creating a moisture barrier for the subfloor beneath the laminate boards