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Importance of parkay flooring

Importance of parkay flooring

Nowadays   it is observed that people prefer having wood laminate flooring instead of   traditional hardwood flooring. There are many reasons for its growing   popularity. First of all wood laminate flooring, especially parkay flooring   is known to be highly durable and not that expensive either. Wood laminate   floors are very realistic in look as it can actually provide people with a   feel of actual wood plank as the texture is somewhat similar to the actual   wood. It is so real that is becomes very difficult to distinguish between   wood laminate flooring and hardwood flooring, and it is all because of   technological advancements. It has the advantage of absorbing sound and can   even manage the level of moisture in air. In short parkay flooring is said to   be extremely versatile and durable.

How Parkay Wood Laminate Flooring Is   Constructed?

Wood laminate flooring is typically made up of layers that are   fused together through a process of lamination of heat and pressure. In total   wood laminate flooring includes three layers fused together. These layers are   mentioned as follows. Top layer which is constructed in a way that it can   protect the floor from fading and stains, visual layer which gives the floor   a natural and realistic look as the texture used is similar to the actual   wood, core layer is constructed from a fiber board which is of high density   to provide the floor with durability and strength, the final layer is called   the bottom layer which provides stability.

Different Styles Of Parkay Wood Laminate   Flooring

Parkay wood laminate flooring comes in several styles and layouts.   In fact it is one flooring which is known for its style and elegance. It is   known for its upscale outlook and appearance. The three most common layouts   are: embossed finish, hand scraped and high gloss. Embossed finish can   provide the floor with the actual wood grain visual. Hand scraped gives a   bold look to the flooring as it is made up of texture that is similar to   hardwood. High gloss is the most modern styles which add shine and gloss to   the floor.

How To Maintain Wood Laminate   Flooring?

First of all wood laminate floorings should be clean regularly by   using either a vacuum cleaner or a dust mop. If there is any damage on the   floor then it could be repaired using color fill. Also one needs to avoid   using rollers on the floor. The most important thing is to use felt pads and   protective mats to protect the floor from dirt and from   furniture.

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