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Homeowners Benefit from Laminate Flooring

If you enjoy the aesthetic of natural stone, hardwood planks, and ceramic tile, but would rather have flooring that's less expensive and easier to maintain, laminate flooring is a perfect choice. Laminate flooring is a realistic, long-lasting alternative to natural materials like stone and solid wood. Our customers can choose from a variety of laminate designs, colors, and sizes at My Dad's Flooring America in Douglassville, PA.

Our laminate inventory has never looked more stunning and lifelike with digitally enhanced imaging for the ornamental layer of each plank, thanks to recent advances in the laminate manufacturing process. Our laminate tiles also accurately replicate the dazzling brilliance of marble or porcelain. Laminate floors, with their enhanced imaging, are a high-end flooring option that adds beauty and appeal to any home, regardless of their décor or age.

Laminate is comprised of several layers that begin with a clear protective coating, followed by a realistic decorative layer and a durable core, finalized with a solid resin backing. This flooring is resistant to dampness, scratches, and heavy-impact objects, as it wears well in high-traffic areas. Come view the superb laminate flooring brands we carry in our flooring store, including some of the following:

  • Floorcraft Maysville™
  • Floorcraft Maysville H2O™
  • Mannington™
  • Mohawk™
  • Shaw Floors™

herringbone pattern flooring in bright living room

Cleaning Made Simple with Laminate

With the enormous popularity of hardwood flooring, demand for wood-look laminate has also skyrocketed. Examine the samples of several hardwood species in our flooring showroom, and you'll notice that our laminate selection has the same lovely appearance.

We're happy to provide our customers with exactly what they want: the stunning realism of laminate flooring without problems of cracking, warping, chipping, or water damage. Laminate flooring is extremely low-maintenance and requires a simple and quick cleaning process. Simply sweeping away dust and debris in addition to damp mopping with a laminate cleaning agent is all that is required. With this simple cleaning routine, you can say goodbye to the stress of numerous products and polishes. Before using a cleaning solution that contains harsh chemicals, be sure to check your warranty or touch base with an in-store associate who can provide a recommendation.

Tile is also a timeless classic when it comes to flooring for kitchens and bathrooms. With laminate flooring, you can enjoy the streamlined elegance of tile at a lower cost. Plus, tile-look laminate is sturdy and long-lasting, and it won't crack or break if you drop something heavy or sharp on it. Our laminate is highly water-resistant and serves as a great alternative to stone, ceramic, or porcelain flooring.

Laminate Types Explained

Laminate flooring is made using a direct or high-pressure technique to provide charm and longevity for your home. Individual layers are fused using a high-pressure method for added density. This is a common strategy for businesses that foresee a high volume of foot traffic. The direct-pressure method, on the other hand, produces typical laminate options for homes and public areas.

Laminate flooring is distinguishable from other types of flooring by the four layers that make up the final product. The initial layers to be laid are the base and core layers, which provide density for withstanding foot traffic and placement over the subfloor. Any replica image can then be put to the ornamental layer utilizing modern technologies. Finally, the wear layer guards against stains and damage to the picture as well as the rest of the floor. Choose from a range of textures, such as enhanced wood grain and embossed register, or browse our unique styles, such as:

  • Ash Grove Oak
  • Juno Oak
  • Mountain Lane Oak
  • Rend Lake Oak
  • Valley Vista
  • Yarlington Maple

Rely on Our Professional Installers

Our goal for each customer is for them to be able to enjoy their new floors for many years to come. To assist with this, we recommend investing in a professional installation from our certified technicians. Allow us to book a laminate flooring installation appointment after you've made your decision. Our flooring specialists arrive on time, equipped with the necessary tools and equipment to complete the task with precision and accuracy.

To prevent damage and increase the life of your floors, we follow the manufacturer's instructions as well as industry best practices when installing them. In addition, each of our services comes with an Ultimate Confidence Guarantee. If there are any issues with the installation, our technicians will return to your home as soon as possible to make any necessary adjustments at no cost to you.

Contact us to learn more about all our flooring and design options today! We proudly serve Douglassville, Pottstown, Reading, West Chester, and Kutztown, Pennsylvania, and surrounding communities.

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