Home Renovations in BC start with Flooring
Canadians are big believers in home remodeling and deco, according to the latest research. Over 40% of us plan to remodel or renovate our homes in the next two years. We have mentioned several times on this blog, bathrooms and kitchens are the top targets for home renovations.
Home Remodeling is a Solid Investment
Home renovations not only make us feel good with new decor. They are a solid investment in our nest eggs for the future. Here in BC, it appears we spend an average of $22,000 on a home renovation, and given time on the market, that 22,000 can easily double or triple in return.
While bathroom renovations are the top ticket for home renovations, the TOP of the top is the flooring.
Most popular flooring types
The type of flooring in your home remodeling project could make a significant difference!
Hardwood comes in Oak, Pine, Birch, Walnut, Maple, Pecan, Beech, Cherry and more. This type of flooring is long-lasting and wear resistant. It could be refinished.
Marble tiles can be used for your floors and walls. These tiles are one of the most versatile and durable and tiles to use. Marble tiles are easily maintained and cleaned. They come in a wide range of variating colours and in sizes.
Laminate it is very easy to maintain and one of the cheapest available flooring types. This flooring provides a durable surface that can resist scratches and chipping. It is an appropriate solution for high traffic areas and comes in a wide range of designs and colours. Take care: laminate flooring can be scratched easily and could not be refinished.
Ceramic is used as floor tiles, indoors, and as counter tops. This tiles with unglazed finish are perfect for outdoor flooring. Because of the possibility of standing water. They are the best alternative when flooring requires waterproofing. Take care: low-quality tiles may chip.
Cork is an excellent choice for there is a desire for a comfortable walking and standing. Especially for play areas or commercial spaces. Cork flooring can be an expensive flooring material. Depending on the colour and the material characteristics.
One of the newets additions of flooring types. Bamboo flooring is durable, elegant and comes in a variety of colours. It provides a clean, strong surface, but could darken over time. Take care: Bamboo flooring should not be left wet.
Looking for Surrey Remodeling Company?
M.C. Painting & Renovation is an industry leader in providing remodeling in South Surrey and White Rock. After all we have been doing it for 37 years now and our clients are totally satisfied! For more information about remodeling and flooring, contact MC Painting and Renovation today!
We are your Surrey Renovations Company!