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With the improvement of people’s living level, various wooden floors are walking into many families. But many people don’t know how to choose the suitable wood flooring for home. Today, we will introduce the advantages and disadvantages of wooden floors and provide you a good option.
Solid wood flooring
Solid wood flooring is a floor decoration material made of processing wood after drying. There are different solid wood materials on the market, such as oak including red oak and white oak, ash, teak, birch etc. Of course, the processing technology is also different. Then how to judge whether the solid wood floor is real or not? First of all, look at the texture of the cross section and you know that the texture of the cross section of solid wood flooring is the continuation of the front texture. Nowadays, beautiful solid wood flooring is popular on the market. It is not only environmentally friendly, but also is durable.
Advantages: The texture of solid wood flooring is natural and good, and the foot feel is comfortable when you step on it. It returns the decoration style to the original, natural and fresh, so it is an ideal building material for bedroom, living room, study and other ground decoration.
Disadvantages: The price of solid wood flooring is slightly expensive. Usually it is a few hundred to several thousand per square meter. And a certain amount of maintenance costs are required in the later period. But it is easily deformed by heat, and is afraid of corrosion by chemicals such as acids and alkalis.
Laminate flooring is made by parts of raw wood materials adding a large amount of glue, preservatives and other fuels, and finally pressed at high temperature and high pressure. It can achieve the effects of anti-corrosion and abrasion resistance without waxing or essential oils. Therefore, it is better for ordinary families to choose laminate flooring. Laminate flooring generally has four layers, which are composed of wear-resistant layer, decorative layer, density fiberboard and balance layer. The quality of these materials directly determines the quality of laminated floor.
Advantages: The price of laminated flooring is relatively low comparing with solid wood floorings. It is easy to install, and has very good anti-corrosive, moisture-proof, and wear-resistant effects. And it is stable without any deformation. So, it can be used 10 to 20 years.
Disadvantages: The surface is flat, and the pattern and foot feel are not as good as the solid wood floor. Of course, the users should also pay attention to the problem of formaldehyde residue.
Bamboo flooring is made of bamboo. This floor is introduced from Asia. And it is the best choice for environmental protection. After all, the strength of high-quality bamboo is higher than that of oak.
Advantages: it is cheaper, and it does not need to maintain. It is the stable material, so good quality bamboo flooring can even be used in the bathroom.
Disadvantages: it is not sun-resistant and will fade. Sharp objects such as high heels will damage the surface of bamboo floor. At the same time, the users should pay attention to formaldehyde pollution.
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