Kitchen floor trends: Waterproof floors

Hard surface flooring  meet the requirements of the kitchen. Easy to clean. Handles spill with ease. Many design options to choose from. Ceramic tile, porcelain tile, luxury vinyl, hardwood, and laminate wood… are all great choices for your kitchen. Current trends in kitchen flooring elevate two of these types of flooring above the rest: luxury vinyl and waterproof composite flooring.

Wood, stone, marble  all beautiful floors, but expensive and choices that don’t do well in a kitchen where water is often spilled and splashed. Choose vinyl or waterproof composite 100% flooring and you can still have the look of these floors, but with all the durability your kitchens and homes require.

What is luxury vinyl flooring?

Luxury vinyl flooring has been engineered to have all the ease of maintenance and underfoot comfort you would expect from vinyl flooring. That’s where the similarity to traditional vinyl flooring ends. These floors look so much hardwood or natural stone that you might have to get down on your hands and knees to tell the difference in it. You’ll have no trouble telling the difference in your wallet or maintenance needs. All in all, it’s a fantastic flooring choice for any kitchen.

What is waterproof composite flooring?

Waterproof composite flooring is a relatively new category of flooring, but it is growing in popularity – and rightfully so! This hard surface floor has a highly authentic look of stone, ceramic, or wood, but is extremely durable, easy to clean, and – as the name suggests – 100% waterproof.   Waterproof composite flooring designed with locking technology that prevents liquids from seeping into and under the floor lets you choose the look you want – even in your busy kitchen.

Durable an extremely hard, durable tread layer is added to the top of these floorboards. Easy to clean and Sweep regularly. Wipe up spills as they occur. Occasionally moisten the mop with a mild cleaning solution recommended by the manufacturer. Beautiful: From long planks of natural-looking wood to tiles that mimic popular stone, these flooring options have a wide variety of designs to choose from.

Waterproof laminate flooring for kitchens and bathrooms is quickly becoming widely available in the flooring market, with almost all major laminate brands manufacturing and supplying waterproof flooring.   The waterproof laminate gives the look of real wood with the benefits of laminate flooring.

A busy kitchen requires a floor that can withstand the demands of modern life, and the range of waterproof floors found here offers something to suit every homeowner’s needs.   Available in a variety of colors and finishes, these waterproof floors will look fantastic no matter what you throw at them and are easy to clean and maintain, making your kitchen much easier to look after.

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