Laminate looks like wood flooring but is in fact made from a type of fibre board topped with a photo of wood and a protective wear layer. It is a great budget alternative to real wood, offering easy installation, good durability and hard to beat value for money. As well as the obvious wood effects such as oak effect laminate flooring, walnut effect laminate flooring and beech effect laminate flooring, we also have some less obvious choices available, including white laminate flooring, black laminate flooring, and tile effect laminate flooring, which offers a convincing but warmer alternative to real tiles for kitchens and bathrooms. Laminate flooring is inexpensive, versatile and easy to lay, making it an enduring choice for home and commercial use.


Well laid and backed laminate flooring can provide a firm solid surface that can take on a natural appearance, Always try to achieve a flat base with a quality underlay for best finishes. Firstly, the type of underlay you need will depend on the sub-floor that you’re fitting your new flooring on top of. Usually the sub-floor is either a concrete base or wooden floor base. If the sub-floor is concrete then usually you’ll need an underlay that has a moisture barrier, a built-in DPM (Damp Proof Membrane) or a separate barrier installed. This is to ensure your flooring is protected from and doesn’t get ruined by damp.


Laminate wood effect floors come in a huge range of colours, types and finishes, Oak, beech, walnut, maple, bamboo and various colours and stone finishes, Laminate flooring is extremely versatile due to its synthetic nature and much more durable than some other types of flooring, balanced with the advantages of a low maintenance product in our ever increasing busy lives floors have become the most popular consumer products on the market, even though a diy choice it is always best to seek professional advice or professional installation.


Finishing up your laminate flooring is the most difficult and time consuming part of the installation, as there are numerous small cuts and trims that have to be taken care of. We at Ipswich Wood Flooring are professional floor layers and can offer guaranteed quality on all our installations in Ipswich and surrounding areas.
If you are interested in Supply and or Installation or just some freindly advice please do not hesitate to call us at IpswichWoodFlooring on Tel: 01473 412786 or Mob: 07917848135