About Laminate Flooring
L&M Carpet One Floor & Home is your local flooring store with all things laminate flooring. Our flooring professionals are here to help you navigate our laminate collection and choose the right floor for your home. We feature an assortment of in-stock and special order laminates and we can help you find a floor that suits your personal style as well as the budget you set for your project.
Originally, laminate was introduced as an alternative to hardwood flooring. When laminate first became available there was no mistaking the difference. Today’s technology has made laminate look more realistic than ever before. Our selection of laminates will surprise you as to how close they resemble hardwood & tile floors.
Laminate vs Hardwood
If you’re looking for a floor that fits your budget and look realistic, then consider laminate flooring. Laminate is made with man-made products making it significantly less expensive than hardwood or stone. Dents and scratches are less likely to occur in laminated floors compared to hardwood. The best part is laminate floors do not need to be refinished! Digital printing technology has come a long way, and even though laminate cannot bring the same dollar value, it delivers aesthetic value. Laminate floors are less expensive in both material and labor costs as opposed to hardwood. Therefore, if price is a major issue, laminate should be considered.
Laminate Flooring Installation
Laminate flooring comes in floating floor options. A benefit of floating floors is that it is easier to replace if you change your flooring as compared to a glued down product which can require a lot of labor. Floating floors are fast and easy to install, and you can walk on them the same day. Unlike a real hardwood floor, laminate requires less maintenance. Spills should be wiped up immediately and occasional mopping with manufacturer approved products is recommended.
Our Laminate Flooring Selection
When it comes to laminate we carry name brands in addition to our Carpet One Floor & Home exclusive brand Laminate for Life™. Stop by our Mechanicsville showroom today to check out our collection.
Low-Down on Laminate
In the past, there was no mistaking laminate for real hardwood and stone. But, modern-day laminate flooring offers authentic visuals and textures.What's Up With Laminate?
Laminate and Hardwood
Laminate is a great alternative to hardwood if you live in a home with children and pets. Learn how laminate compares to hardwood.How Does Laminate Compare to Hardwood?
One of laminate's biggest advantages is its easy maintenance. Laminate can handle most spills and stains, and many laminate options can even be wet mopped.How Do I Care for Laminate?
L&M Carpet One Floor & Home in Mechanicsville
Flooring is our first language. L&M Carpet One Floor & Home has been locally owned and operated since 1969. We are your neighbors. We work and live in your community and understand your needs. So, you can expect integrity, the very best personal service, value, and warranties. Our sales professionals are trained to ask the right questions, guide you through our easy-to-understand selection systems, and work with you to create exciting solutions.