Flooring is an integral part of when you are making your dream home. Cement is the base at which the whole décor and your home will stand. In this post, we shall give you a brief about the types of flooring and their characteristics. It will help you understand which household flooring will be the best option for the particular need you have. Shedding light on the types of flooring, in general categorization, the household flooring is divided into three main categories that are Hard and Medium flooring and soft flooring. Each category has its characteristics and useful purpose. In each class, you will find different flooring options. Each of the flooring options has its pros and cons.
While choosing the floor, the important thing is your need, preference, and the whole décor and look you desire for home or a particular room.
Hard Flooring: as the name is suggesting the flooring is hard, that is hard-wearing; this flooring option is extremely durable and suits all the areas and in the rooms for the house. Examples are:
Natural Stones Flooring
All types of tiles are hard flooring, which ceramic.
The wooden flooring of any color and type.
The pros and cons are these floorings are a bit noisy to walk if you drop something, even the downstairs neighbor will know about it. They are quite cold to walk barefoot and are not easy to keep clean.
Medium: linoleum, vinyl floorings are examples that are medium-hard flooring. It’s easy to maintain and handle drops and spilling quite well. These types of flooring offer flexibility and are warm underfoot. These medium floorings are natural in cleaning and maintenance.
Soft flooring is the Carpet that covers the floor, woven and felted from natural fibers or human-made fibers. The Fitted carpet is attaching to the floor structure, extending from wall to wall, and cannot be moved from one place to another. There is underlay, which is for extending the carpet life and also improves comfort. The carpet needs proper cleaning and maintenance.