Like the wall accessories and furniture for any room in a home, flooring is an important feature that can make or break your interior décor. You want to be able to create the right atmosphere and styling in each room of your holiday home, which means choosing the best flooring option for each space.
Making flooring choices for a holiday home can be complicated. New floorings need to be tough and durable enough not to look old or worn out after just one year of holiday use. Safe enough for your kids with all the slipping and wet feet and sand and dirt getting trapped in a pile.
Here’s a guide on how to choose flooring for each room of your holiday home:
The entrance and hallway: This area should be welcoming to guests, so choose a floor that will make them feel welcome and excited about their stay.
Cleaning and maintenance: It’s not always easy to make sure the house is clean enough for your next holiday. Flooring that is easy to clean and maintain is the perfect choice for your holiday home. We offer an extensive range of products that are easy to maintain, durable and long-lasting. Our team will help you choose the right product to suit your needs and budget.
Best flooring choice for holiday homes
Hybrid Flooring: Hybrid flooring provides a strong and wear-resistant surface that can be manufactured to look like any number of materials. Over the years,hybrid flooring has become more sophisticated and looks far more realistic than it did ten years ago. People choose a hybrid planks over a laminate or wood because of its ease of installation, lower cost, and wide range of styles and patterns that can be chosen to go with any décor.
Timber Flooring: Timber floors are a great choice for your holiday home. Timber floors are becoming more and more popular as they have a timeless quality that doesn’t date. Timber flooring is durable and tougher than a lot of flooring. There are a large variety of timbers available, providing a different look, feel and aesthetics to your space. Engineered floors are easy to clean and do not accumulate a lot of dirt.
Laminate Flooring: Laminate floors are known for being much more stable. This makes them easier to install, due to reduced gaps and shrinkage issues between planks. Laminate flooring is a much better choice in cases where the floor will have higher traffic. The construction of laminate floors often allows installation on any kind of leveled subfloor, including over concrete slabs with a moisture barrier. If you’ve got a laminate floor in your holiday home or weekend retreat, you need to ensure that it’s well protected when not in use.
Carpet Flooring: Get in the holiday spirit so that your environment will delight both you and your guests. Nothing makes a space feel cosier than a nicely installed carpet flooring! Carpets are a popular choice for holiday homes, however, carpets may show signs of wear and tear faster than other types of flooring. No other type of flooring can compare to the soft underfoot feel and warmth that carpets offer. Carpets come in different levels of pile thickness which can affect how cosy the environment you need to create.
Hybrid Flooring: Hybrid flooring is becoming the favourite choice of flooring these days. With a wide range of colours, designs and patterns, it is easy to select the perfect one for your requirements. Most Hybrid floorings include a protective layer underneath, which performs well in different temperature extremes; the layer underneath also provides good acoustic properties making sure noise is not a problem so that you can have a peaceful holiday. With Hybrid flooring, a combination of positive features of Vinyl and laminate are available in the final product. You absolutely can have the best of both worlds.
Get in touch with our experts today to get a free quote, call now on 1300 069 340.