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Learn about the benefits of installing laminate flooring in Mentor, OH

For those looking for the look of a wood floor, but with some distinct advantages over wood, laminate flooring is a great option. Ease of care and maintenance are where laminate floors shine, and Floor Coverings International of Mentor has a wide selection of looks and textures to fit your design goals.

How to Choose the Right Laminate

Laminate is made of four layers. The wear layer protects the floor from scratching and stains, the décor layer is the printed image, the core layer provides structure and durability as does the final backer layer. The planks are usually seven to twelve millimeters in thickness and the width is five to seven inches across.

But, that’s not all…

Another number to look out for is a laminate’s AC rating (abrasion criteria). The AC rating is a one to five scale rating the durability of the material. Five is the highest rating, and the most households install laminate floors with a rating of level three and four. 

Benefits of Installing Lamiante Flooring

  • Versatile, tons of design options – simulates the look of dozens of different natural hardwood materials
  • Easy to maintain and care for
  • Advanced flooring technology makes laminate floors very durable
  • Excellent value

Laminate Flooring Gallery

Be sure to visit our online product gallery where you can browse and discover all of the different looks laminate floors have to offer.

Enhanced textures, high gloss, handscraped, smooth – dark, light and medium shades – so many options to choose from when it comes to laminates. Our designers will help you find the ones that fit your vision with a free consultation.

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