Floor Covering Types – Advantages And Disadvantages

Choosing your floor covering You can cover floors with paint, wood blocks, matting, carpets or plastic sheets. The traditional linoleum is still widely used, though its place is being taken over by the more modern and hardwearing vinyl. Paint has more value than you might imagine. There are varnish stains for plank or other wood … Read more

Floors and Floor Coverings

Floors in the home must withstand weight and wear. Durability, ease of cleaning and attractive appearance, depending on the room and the “traffic” in it, are the factors to take into account when selecting floor surfaces or coverings. Basic constructions Hollow floors have timber floorboards laid across joists with space below, which should be clean, … Read more