wooden-floors-in-leedsWood floors are still a popular choice when decorating a home, which is why there are still a large number of homes with wooden floors Leeds wide. They have a classic look to them that looks high quality in any room, doesn’t date in the same way that coloured and patterned carpets will, and is a hard wearing kind of flooring that will stand the test of time. Wooden flooring doesn’t have to cost the earth, there are ways of achieving this look on any budget depending on what kind of material you are happy to use.

If you are very much on a budget then a laminate floor is a good option. Laminate flooring is a finer kind of wooden flooring that can fit over any surface and locks together to create a seamless finish. Whilst laminate flooring doesn’t last as long as hardwood flooring because the wood itself is a lot thinner and therefore more prone to damage, it still gives the same resulting finish in your home.

Hardwood floors will last longer and be a lot more hard wearing. The wood is much thicker to enable this, but as a result, it can be a more expensive option. However, the initial outlay is often seen as an investment, as when the flooring has seen better days, instead of it needing replacing, it can most often simply be restored, with floor sanding and retreating. The fact that it is possible to change a wooden floor in this way also means that your wooden flooring is more flexible, as if you choose to redecorate and want a different kind of wood, the wood can just be sanded down and stained or varnished a different shade. The durability and versatility of it is why there is so much hardwood flooring Leeds wide and why more people are going for it.

Wooden flooring is achievable on any budget and as with everything, you will get the best deal by shopping around and deciding on whether to be economical with a good quality laminate wooden floor or either install or renovate existing hardwood flooring.