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Laminate wood flooring shows scuffs and scratches more then tiles do. Laminate flooring seems to last little longer the tiles.

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What type of flooring is most common in a sunroom?

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How does laminate wood flooring compare to the look of hardwood?

Great question. Laminate wood flooring is designed to look exactly like wood. Even though it is made of synthetic products rather than real wood. Wood will outlast laminate, but if you have children laminate is better for your home.

What are the pros and cons of using laminate versus wood flooring?

I would not recommend real wood flooring for a kitchen. You are better off using tiles. Real wood flooring can decay faster if you spill something on it. With laminate flooring you don't have to worry about that. However, wood flooring does look nicer. I would go with tile flooring for a kitchen and wood flooring for other rooms.

How does laminate flooring differ from wood flooring?

Laminate flooring is not real wood, it just imitates the look of it.

What type of flooring does Alloc provide?

Alloc flooring can provide residences and businesses with quality flooring at a great price. Types of flooring include: hard wood, stone, tile and laminate.

What types of laminate tile flooring are available to buy?

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Can laminate wood flooring be laid over laminate wood flooring?

No because the old floor is also floating.

Whats the difference between wood flooring and laminate?

Wood flooring is real wood, and laminate isn't. Real wood flooring is more expensive and is the real deal. You can buy laminate cheap and it will only last so long.

Can vinyl flooring be put on top of laminate wood flooring?

You can but its not advisable as glue is needed to stick the laminate flooring down and it will ruin the wood beneath.

What types of would flooring are being offered by websites advertising discount wood flooring?

Many types of floors being offered by websites advertising discount wood flooring. A few examples are hardwood flooring, bamboo flooring, ceramic tile and laminate flooring.

Wood Laminate Flooring?

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Is flooring laminate cheaper than real wood?

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What are the differences between laminate engineered and solid wood flooring?

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Is wood laminate flooring durable?

If the wood laminate flooring was well placed by a professional and well treated, it should be very durable. beside of the beauty of this type of flooring, it is also durable.

Is wood laminate flooring cheap?

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If I have a dog and children, is laminate flooring a better choice than real wood flooring?

Laminate flooring is a better choice with dogs and children because it is more resistant to scratches and moisture than real wood flooring.

What tile to use on a sun-room?

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Is wood laminate flooring good to update my house for sale?

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Is pergo laminate flooring durable?

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Can you use polyurethane on laminate flooring?

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Is engineered flooring real wood or a laminate?

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Can you usepolyurethane on laminate flooring?

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What is best flooring for building construction concrete flooring or tile flooring?

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Hard wood flooring is more durable than laminate when it comes to liquids. When a lot of water seeps into the laminates seams, it causes warping. This warping happens less with hard wood because of the solidness of wood, as opposed to thin laminate.

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