In the whirlwind of choosing the perfect floors for your home, laminate is a major contender. One of the most dynamic options available, laminate flooring offers a sophisticated combination of materials that mimics the appearance of other, pricier flooring options, like wood, marble, and tile.
Laminate products always include a protective surface layer, a decorative layer, a layer of high-density fiberboard and a melamine resin layer, offering a durable option that won’t break the bank. Layers that have been fused together and imitates other natural flooring options like wood, tile and marble. Laminate layers always include a protective surface layer, a decorative layer, a layer of high-density fiberboard and a melamine resin layer.
Underlayment is a key factor to consider when choosing laminate flooring, because different types of underlayment can provide different degrees of noise reduction, moisture protection, temperature insulation, minimize floor movement, and the leveling out of imperfections in subflooring.
Foam underlayments are standard underlayments that offer insulation and a small degree of noise reduction.
Moisture barrier are an added layer of protection that will prevent moisture from seeping into the laminate flooring and causing damage, extending the life of your floors!