Deciding on which type of flooring to install may be
a very difficult decision to make. Each flooring has its own
advantages and disadvantages. To select the most appropriate
flooring it is only proper that you conduct your research
and weigh the benefits you will get from the floor material
you choose. The number of people using wood flooring has
been on the rise and is still rising. Wood flooring is quite
popular and this is because of its many benefits.
Below are some of its benefits.
It is cheap when compared some of the other alternatives.
The initial cost is not as high plus you will rarely have to
incur costs associated with replacement of the floor.
Easy to maintain and clean.
With the emergence of new technologies wood stains are a
thing of the past. The wood is modified in such a way that
it does not get stained easily. Regular cleaning is hence
made easy as it can be simply done by a vacuum cleaner or
just by regular sweeping. You do not have to buy very
expensive products to help you in your cleaning.
There is a wide variety to choose from.
In Singapore there is a wide variety of trees growing there.
This in turn means there are various options to choose from
if you decide to go for wood flooring. You are not limited
by the number of types of flooring available and you can
comfortably choose flooring that suits your tastes and
Healthy, comfortable and hygienic.
Some floor types tend to collect a lot of dirt and dust.
Especially dust mites which have been known to cause asthma
in children. With wood flooring you will not experience this
problem and it naturally improves the air quality in your
Also at times there may be significant temperature changes
in Singapore. Wood floor will ensure that you feel
comfortable since it is not greatly affected by temperature
changes. You will easily keep warm if it is cold outside and
Gives your home better structural stability.
Singapore tends to have moist humid conditions which mean
that your floor may be subject to a lot of expansion and
contraction. Wood floors with rubber in the core layer will
be of great benefit to you since they experience minimal
changes in size and thus ensure that your home is very
Wood is a renewable product and therefore does not pollute
the environment. The wood used to make floors is usually
from old ships and warehouses. It is then recycled and
modified a bit to be used in homes. This is putting the wood
to proper use and it helps conserve the environment since
more trees do not have to be cut.
Floors made of wood can last for decades without needing to
be replaced. They are therefore a great choice for you and
your family if you plan on staying in Singapore for a long
time. Your floors will always be in tip top condition and
you won't have to spend time away from home so that the
floor can be replaced.