How to select the best laminate flooring for you

Written by E. Timothy Uy

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A thing you should consider when buying laminate flooring for bathrooms or kitchens is it's core. A thicker core is more stable, less vulnerable and sounds more likerepparttar real hardwood floor when walked on. Quality laminate cores are treated with water repellent chemicals. Also consider buying laminates with Paraffin wax impregnated joints, as this wax acts as a water repellent and prevents water from penetrating down torepparttar 140702 core.

As glueless locking mechanisms has been introduced torepparttar 140703 market, laminate flooring has becomerepparttar 140704 perfect choice for households because it has a quicker installation, it's easier to repair and it can be installed by people without experience or specialized tools. This will save you a considerable amount of money.

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An Italian lifestyle project

Written by Iris Ceramica

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The courtyard also contains a small gazebo, built in all-black Lavagna slate (26"x13" square, Format collection), used to coverrepparttar floor and walls both inside and out. The whole is given an even more modern look by huge plastic plant pots and armchairs of minimal design, decorated with elegant floral prints.

The third setting is a glamorous mix. Bright red lights, designer chairs, inebriating essences and metallic surfaces(18"x18" Steel, Metal Line collection) are reflected inrepparttar 140645 mirror columns so that they are infinitely multiplied as if to disorientrepparttar 140646 visitor. Inrepparttar 140647 evening, artificial lighting transformsrepparttar 140648 environments: our perception ofrepparttar 140649 colour ofrepparttar 140650 material changes, surrounded by lights and shadows in a new perspective that enhances its multi-sensorial dimension.

Italian manufacturer of porcelain floor tiles and ceramic tiles for kitchens and bathrooms. Environmentally friendly flooring. Metal, wood, marble, slate and stone-look tile.

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