Flooring in layers
Looking for beautiful flooring that’s both durable and budget-friendly? Look no further than Premiere Floors & Design Center, which carries an extensive selection of laminate floors at unbeatable prices!
Laminate is the result of fusing a combination of wood-based materials, layered on top of one another in the shape of a plank or tile designed to look and feel like natural wood, stone or ceramic materials.
WHY CHOOSE LAMINATE
Which is better? Laminate vs. Hardwood
Hardwood has long been sought after for its beauty, durability, and the value it can add to a home. Nowadays, to help with the affordability of home construction and sales, laminate flooring is being substituted for wood’s warm, natural charm. At Premiere Floors & Design Center, we offer both options, which we recommend to different customers based on their specific needs.
Here’s how these two types of flooring stack up against one another:
Laminate Flooring Construction
Made from composite wood materials
Resists scratches, moisture and wear, all while being easy to clean
Up to 50% less expensive to install, snapping together easy for DIY projects
Hardwood Flooring Construction
Made from natural, harvested trees
Scratches, moisture damage and wear are common, but add value & character
Can be refinished many times via sanding out imperfections
Styles of laminate flooring
Laminate is an affordable way to get the look of the wood or tile flooring you’ve been dreaming off. At Premiere Floors & Design Center, you’ll find a variety of plank and tile sizes and styles from Shaw and Evoke brands that look and feel just like natural wood, stone or ceramic tile, which can be installed with or without adhesive.
We offer smooth and hand-scraped wood textures in wide or thin planks, so you can make a statement with your new laminate floors!
For more information about the many styles and brands we carry, such as Shaw Floors, visit our Puyallup showroom today and chat with a Premiere Floors & Design Center flooring expert. We’re proud to serve Pierce County and Greater Puget Sound with quality, affordable products.
Laminate Inspiration Gallery
Want to renovate your floors using laminate flooring? It helps to know what they'll look like after they're installed! We've gathered some of our favorite laminate room designs to showcase various styles paired with different color palettes and decor styles to help you get inspired!
Laminate flooring is a versatile material designed and engineered for easy installation. Our flooring and installation professionals at Premiere Floors & Design Center know from experience that you can install laminate floors in almost every room in your home, above or below ground, and over wood or concrete. Laminate flooring installation is 30% – 50% faster than other floors because there’s no need for adhesives or special tools. It’s a great weekend project for DIYers with intermediate experience.
Laminate Care & Maintenance
Did you know that the makeup of laminate flooring varies based on manufacturer? While some of the newer laminate flooring includes waterproof finishes, most do not, so your care and maintenance routine must comply with the manufacturer’s guidelines. For example, Shaw laminate flooring includes wood, so it’s crucial to avoid using excessive moisture or a non-approved cleaning solution while caring for their laminate flooring.
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