Laminate flooring is the hottest trend to hit the residential flooring industry since the early days of linoleum! As the younger generation of homeowners look to modernize the look and feel of their decor, laminate flooring has slowly become one of the hottest consumer products on the house and home market.
Laminate floors popularity can be much attributed to its ease of installation, affordable price, ability to withstand tough utilization and much more. It's no wonder that billions of square feet of laminate flooring have been sold over the years to homeowners all over the country (Durban, Cape Town, Gauteng - Johannesburg, Pretoria), and even more worldwide. If you love the gorgeous look of a wood or stone floor but are worried about high traffic that can ruin expensive floors, laminate flooring is probably the best option on the market, hence the reason why laminate floors are the flooring of choice for active families and homeowners.
With such an enormous variety of choices, selecting the right laminate floor for a particular application can be a mind boggling affair - be it rustic stone, soothing ceramic or classic wood like beech laminate floors, merbau laminate floors, oak laminate floors, maple laminate floors, cherry or walnut laminate floors, you will definately find it all here at the cheapest, most affordable prices in South Africa, guaranteed.
Laminate floors is an ultra-durable product that looks like a real wood or stone floor. But it's less costly than the 'real thing', easier to install and can last a lot longer. Laminate flooring is often called Pergo - the Swedish company that introduced laminate flooring 20 years ago. However, there are now hundreds of laminate flooring brands to choose from. And many flooring manufacturers have introduced innovations that have made installing your own floor easier than ever!
Flooring manufacturers have been quick to catch on to the laminate trend and many now produce laminated floor planks and tiles in a bewildering array of styles, colors, textures and in a variety of different install formats, such as gluedown laminate floors, click lock laminate floors and floating laminate floors amongst others.
The easy installation of laminated flooring, are just one of the features and benefits that attract hoards of homeowners. With so many manufacturers competing in the laminate flooring market there have been numerous advancements made with tongue and groove type fastenings that make installing laminate floors an easy, even simpler, task. From click lock to snap together joints, such systems do away with messy glues and are therefore perfect for those that prefer the Do It Yourself approach. What's more, a laminate floor can be installed over just about any type of sub floor, including tiles or concrete.
The Laminate Flooring SA Site was created to help consumers understand the different options available in this ultra-competitive industry. If you've got specific questions regarding laminate flooring purchase, installation or maintenance, please refer to the right side where you will find many articles specifically targeted to the main areas of this product.
Laminate Flooring SA, offfers a free consultancy service, where we assist you in finding the perfect laminate floor for you and your family, as well as choosing the right colour, texture, style and format for any area you require, and of course find you the cheapest most affordable price that's closest to you.
We have the best quality laminate floor specialists in every city throughout South Africa [Gauteng (Johannesburg, Pretoria), Durban, Western Cape (Cape Town), Eastern Cape], and we can even arrange for them to pop in (at your convenience) and assist you.
Thinking about installing a new floor? Consider laminate flooring instead of carpet, wood, tile, vinyl or linoleum. Laminate lasts longer than those other products and requires less maintenance.