The floors in your home play a practical and aesthetic role. While everyone wants their floors to be tough and withstand heavy traffic, we often choose lesser quality products for the sake of saving a few bucks. No matter what type of flooring you want to purchase, from hardwood and laminate to tiles and carpet, it’s always a good idea to go with the best products available. When you need new flooring for your home, remember how quality floors can benefit you and your home.
Before you make your choice
The first thing you need to do before choosing any type of flooring is to take note of the environment of that particular room. This means that you need to consider such things as traffic, the type of traffic (children, pets, etc.) and humidity levels. The type of flooring that you use in your bedrooms will be very different from your bathroom flooring, for instance.
While you may love lush carpets in your bedrooms, tiles are often the top choice in areas where water can be a factor. Of course, it’s also important to note that not all carpeting is made equal and the same can be said for any type of flooring. So, once you have chosen the type of flooring, it’s time to look for quality.
Quality flooring offers superior durability, and this is one of the main reasons why people choose quality over everything else. In many cases, property owners will even opt for the alternate colour or design that they had in mind for the sake of quality. What good is a pretty floor when it’s not going to hold up well over the years?
Durable floors will also not have to be replaced soon after purchase. This means that you can really get your money’s worth and not worry about having to rip them up and replace them within a short period of time. Indeed the long-term benefits of high-quality floors are something that cannot be easily dismissed.
Maintenance and Cleaning
Quality floors are easier to clean and maintain. That’s it. That’s the sentence. Since they are more resistant to damage, you don’t have to worry about dirt embedding itself into cracks and scratches. Also, top quality carpets are easier to clean because they have added features like a dirt repelling layer that makes even a quick vacuum that much more effective. The easier the floors are to clean, the better they will look for years to come.
When it comes to solid wood, engineered wood or similar types of flooring, these floors can be resurfaced if necessary. This is great news since you do not have to rip up your floors every time you want a fresh and clean look.
Added home value
We all want our investments to pay off and, with quality floors, it will! Firstly, you will get to enjoy the benefits of luxurious flooring in your home. Secondly, the right floors can completely transform your home and even increase its resale value!
Of course, if your floors are not made from the best materials and according to the highest standards, it won’t take much for them to start showing signs of wear and tear. This is never an attractive look for those trying to sell their home or even when you have a valuation or appraisal. Quality floors are an investment that you will enjoy now and in the future.
Comfort and allergens
If you or a loved one suffers from allergies associated with various types of dust and particles found in the air, then you will know how important it is to keep those floors clean (and I’m right there with you). Cheaper flooring can hide and harbour dirt, whereas top-tier floors are designed for easy cleaning.
Effective and efficient cleaning will make all the difference for allergy sufferers. Even if you don’t have allergies, keeping your home clean is great for your visitors too. This is especially true for younger guests who tend to prefer sitting on the floor as opposed to the furniture! Keep everyone comfortable with quality flooring that’s easy to clean and beneficial to those living with allergies.
Whether you prefer solid hardwood, engineered hardwood, vinyl, tiles, carpeting, or another type of flooring, you can always depend on Flooring Liquidators when it comes to quality products. Our flooring products made from the finest materials and according to the highest standards in order to ensure that they look fantastic for years to come. For more information and professional assistance, call us at 1 (866) 473-7222. If you would like to visit us, we have 14 locations across Southern Ontario, including in cities like Newmarket, Oshawa and Barrie. Use our Store Locator to find a location close to you.