The hottest trends in the world of flooring
Choosing the perfect flooring for your home can be a difficult and tricky question. There are plenty of options available to choose from. It all depends upon your needs, requirements and choice. With so many options available, it can sometimes become overwhelming to choose the perfect flooring for all the rooms in your home. This article reveals the latest, most popular and hottest trends in flooring, which you can learn about and make up your mind on what type of flooring to incorporate in your home.
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It’s getting more environmentally friendly and a few manufacturers are creating fiber combinations that take softness to a whole new level.
The “luxury” angle may be a bit of a stretch, but technology unquestionably has given some vinyls a whole new look. At its most basic, the process of producing it amounts to taking a photo of wood and printing it into the significantly less expensive vinyl flooring, usually in the form of squares or planks.
“But anything you can take a picture of, you can make it into vinyl tile,” Humphrey said. “It can go into various rooms — some of it looks like marble and people put it in bathrooms.”
Ceramic tile is getting bigger — literally. Tile in formats larger than the standard 12-by-12 inches are growing in popularity, though there’s a lot of variation in regional preferences, Humphrey said.
“And those digital prints that you see on laminate countertops and vinyl tile — they’re also doing that on ceramic tile, so that you might also see tiles that look like hardwoods,” he said.
Author: Mary Umberger
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