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Benefits of Laminate Wood Vs. Hardwood Flooring

laminate wood flooring in Arlington, TX

Opt for hardwood or laminate wood for a stylish or long lasting flooring choice.

Have you come to the decision that carpet may not work?  With the pets, children, or maybe just the upkeep, a carpet in a home isn’t a viable solution, in some cases. Many homeowners make this decision to go with hard floors because it’s practical. The flooring industry has plenty of warming, comfortable and stylish flooring options that aren’t carpet. What are two of your best options? Hardwood or laminate wood flooring.

Both options look great. But they have many differences, some of which may be your deciding factors

Call us at 817.861.3737 today for advice regarding hardwood and laminate floor specifics.

Laminate Flooring

It looks about as good as a true hardwood floor but doesn’t suffer from some of the disadvantages. Because of it’s hard plastic coating, laminate floors are pretty much invincible. Stains can’t sink into the coat and it’s scratch resistant. You can move furniture, scrape shoes and scuff furniture along a laminate floor without ever noting the difference. Not to mention, it’s pretty cheap in comparison to other flooring types.

Laminate Wood Flooring Highlights

  • Doesn’t scratch
  • Doesn’t Stain
  • Inexpensive

Hardwood Flooring

Hardwood floors are a lifetime investment. Extreme high quality and durability make the floor last for decades and decades. Much like many life time investments, a hardwood floor will only continue it’s beauty with regular maintenance. Homeowners have the choice to re sand or refinish the wood if it gets scuffed or stained. However, this type of maintenance ends up being much less expensive than floor replacement every couple years.

Hardwood Flooring Highlights

  • Longevity
  • Fantastic look
  • Comfort

Contact Us

Call DFW Flooring Warehouse when you’re ready to upgrade to discuss hardwood or laminate wood flooring in Arlington, TX. Customers with questions can call us anytime at 817.861.3737.