The Elegance of Laminate Flooring

The Elegance of Laminate Flooring One way to put in value to your home is to consider laminate flooring installation . Laminate floors add the magnificence and charm of hard wood , or tile floors with the easy maintenance of linoleum or vinyl flooring . Made out of a...

Formaldehyde Concerns

Formaldehyde testing This article was written by Lee Phillips of Professional Testing Laboratory, the premier flooring testing lab in the country and an affiliate of LGM and Associates. It was instigated by the recent 60 Minutes expose on formaldehyde in laminate...

How is Wood Laminate Flooring Made?

How can laminate flooring resemble hardwood , ceramic and stone so closely you ask?  The answer lies in the process by which laminate flooring is made. Laminate floors consist of four components that are bonded together: The top layer is a durable wear layer,...

Swiftlock Laminate Flooring

By Anthony J Davis Once you’ve decided that the wooden look is right for your home, and that buying wood laminate flooring is the best option for you, you’re probably thinking that you’re done with the hardest part. Think again. The most difficult...

Shaw Laminates are Green by Design

Shaw’s commitment to design, innovation and fashion leadership in hard surface is evident. However, Shaw laminate flooring also has significant environmental benefits. Preservation of resources Shaw laminates are inherently good environmental choices in floor...

Sliding Laminate strips

From one of the creators of direct-pressure laminate (now the industry standard) and the patented Uniclic locking system (that revolutionized the industry) comes the QuickStep Linesse Collection featuring UniLink technology, the latest in flooring innovation. Linesse...

Rustic and Whitewashed wood laminate flooring by Armstrong, Bruce

Hand scraped. Bleached and whitewashed. Rugged rustic. The new Premium Laminate Collections from Armstrong and Bruce offer almost any surface treatment to help you achieve the overall visual you are seeking. Achieving extraordinary wood visuals with uncanny skill and...

Laminate installation is a “snap”

Technology plays a pivotal role in advancing business, but only about once every generation is an entire industry is affected by an innovation. Such was the case in the flooring industry in the late 1990s when mechanical locking systems were introduced into the...

Laminates: Performance, Fashion, Value and Green

Since bursting on the American scene in 1993, no single product has had as much media exposure and consumer recognition as laminate flooring. A decade-and-a-half later, the consumer’s obsession with laminate continues at an unprecedented rate. How so?  During what has...

Advantages of Laminate Flooring

Laminate Wood Flooring looks good and is made to resemble the look of wood, stone or tile. Its durable because it resists scratches and stains.  Laminates can be priced perfectly to suit your needs. There are many reasons why a laminate wood floor may be your best...