In current years, there is an advance development in synthetic wood flooring. The earlier year models did not look like the real hardwood but these days technology in manufacturing laminated flooring makes it difficult to see the difference between vinyl or laminate and solid wood models. Here are types of the synthetic wood floor for those who prefer something different for their home.
Synthetic Wood Flooring Of Vinyl
Over the past fifteen years, there is a drastic change in the manufacturing process for vinyl floors. The manufacturing process using harmful elements such as carcinogens and heavy metals are no longer used by most manufacturers. Without harming the planet, manufacturers can create bamboo maple, birch, and oak looks with real wood-like colors from natural pigments replacing the destructive dyes. Acoustical backings can also be added to this synthetic wood flooring so that the wood will sound like wood not only look like wood to give genuine experience when people are walking with wood-soled shoes or high heeled on these flooring.
There are usually ten to fifteen-year guarantees that come with vinyl since it is a highly strong product. Besides, vinyl is an excellent green option as there are no harmful chemicals needed to clean it. Any major refinishing is not necessary to treat it, unlike solid wood. Vinyl is antimicrobial in nature and is resistant to water so it can be used for laundry rooms, bathrooms, and kitchens.
Pergo is one of the favorite brands of artificial wood flooring. There is a very extensive array of wood styles, colors, designs and sizes plank when it comes to Pergo. You just need a wipe and water making the product easily to be cleaned since it is resistant to fade and stain. Those DIY project doers should go for Pergo as it does not need muddled glues and expert skill, unlike those many synthetic wood flooring models that are hard to install.