Long-lasting beauty and carefree maintenance have helped make laminate flooring the industry’s fastest growing product. Cost Less Carpet provides consumers all the benefits of this latest flooring technology, offering an extensive collection of visuals and textures that range from traditional hardwood to natural stone. Laminate flooring generally costs much less than hardwood and can be comparable to carpet in cost. It is considered a floating floor because you never nail or glue it down. A simple ¼” expansion is left on any 3 of 4 walls in a room.
Laminate flooring offers a wide selection of designs that offer the look and feel of beautiful hardwood, ceramic tile, and slate. It is actually a composite that’s designed to endure more-than-average wear and tear. A direct-pressure manufacturing process fuses four layers into one extremely hard surface.
The four layers are:
The three best methods for cleaning your laminate floor are:
1. Sweeping with a fine tipped broom
2. Dust mopping with a “SWIFFER” type implement
3. Vacuuming with a non-beater bar type vacuum