Reasons to use laminate flooring

Laminate flooring is a type of flooring designed to be used on the floor of commercial or residential real estate, and it has been becoming a very charming and also advantageous option in interior decoration.

Wood flooring is made using a high density fibreboard (HDF), which forms wood blades, in varying width and length, which are embedded in each other, thus forming a sturdy, elegant and durable floor .

Allied to this, the laminated wood floors are coated with a protective resin, which gives them their characteristic brightness, and also good durability over the years.

Benefits of Laminate Flooring

The laminated wood floor is a charming floor, easy to install, and offers some advantages in its use, such as acoustic and thermal protection in the environments in which it is used.

It can be found in two versions, the wood laminate, which has several prints and a more elegant and inviting, and the high density laminate, which is ideal for places with high traffic of people.

Another advantage is that laminate floors are antiallergic, and well resistant to scratches and damage to their surface, according to the chosen model.

In addition, the laminate floor offers more comfort to the feet, and also more practicality at the time of day-to-day cleaning, which can be done with a soft bristle broom or a damp cloth.

Laminate Flooring Installation

And in this video of the Escola da Obra channel, you can see how the installation of laminate flooring is done in a room in the house, using the appropriate techniques and tools for assembly and installation:

Other models of laminate flooring also have a similar installation technique, which can be done there in your home with the help of a qualified professional.

Laminated Flooring (Decorative Art)

And below you can check some more images of laminated wood floors that can be installed in different environments of the house:

Wood carpet advantage in installation and price

Today the wood carpet is one of the most used in the renovation or in the construction of houses or apartments. They are composed of a thin sheet of natural wood, placed and pressed to a base of processed wood.

The wood carpet can be placed directly on the subfloor or even on top of the tiled floor. Unlike the wooden floor that needs to be glued or screwed, the fitting is of the male and female type attaching one piece to another.

Besides all the wood carpet in the matter of price is cheaper than laminates and hardwood floors, it resembles wood and has the comfort of thermal insulation, they are durable if they are well cared for.

Cleaning the wood carpet requires a little care, especially avoid contact with water and do not use waxes. Eventually wipe a well-twisted joined cloth, in the rest just sweep with a soft broom.


Handling leaks and leaks

There are some places of the house, such as external wall, broken tiles, foundation and others that end up being affected by infiltrations.

When there is some infiltration that is in the baseboard, ceiling or wall, we can notice a darkening and it ends up desquamating and when accompanied by smell, means mold. In addition to damaging the aesthetics of the house, it can cause health problem.

To solve the problem, first you have to know where the water comes from a burst pipe leakage, soil moisture, cracks in the slab of broken tiles, clogged gutters or other.

Infiltration by tiles

For this type of infiltration review the roof, replace the broken tiles if the tile is out to put in place, if the trough fix it or unblocks.

Now if you are building, put as prevention waterproofing blankets that ensure durability to the treated surfaces, reduces maintenance and hinders the emergence of molds and fungi harmful to human health.

Infiltration in roofing slabs

In this case one should remove the coating coverage and the old blanket completely and re-waterproofing.

Infiltration of the soil

This occurs with houses that are built directly into the ground, the existing moisture in the soil rises through the walls,
In addition to waterproofing, the best solution and drain and waterproof. At the beginning of the work should already be waterproof, do not use putting ceramic coating over time it barks.