Cost-Effective Flooring Options for Your Home

Cost Effective Vinyl Flooring

The first thing that gets the attention of your guests when they enter your home is the floor. Though most people think that the most important feature of floors is to complete the room’s aesthetic element, the majority of homebuilders and architects would agree that the primary functions of this structure is to prevent your feet from being exposed to the ground and close off the whole space.

Because of these factors, you want all the rooms of your house to be furnished with the right type of flooring. However, picking out the right flooring can be tricky, especially if you are considering your current budget and the kind of “need” your space requires.

Depending on the texture, material, and size, floorings can fetch a hefty price. However, with an open mind and the will to search through stores, you will be able to find the perfect flooring that fits your budget.

Types of Low-cost Flooring

There are numerous types of flooring materials that can mimic the texture and visual beauty of very expensive floors. If you are in a tight budget or not too meticulous with the value of your home installations, you may choose any of the following options.

Rustic Hardwood Flooring

Do not be surprised if you have not heard about this flooring, because most people do not know about it either. It is called “rustic” for two main reasons: (1) how it looks once it is installed and (2) the grade of hardwood that falls between natural and cabin grade flooring. From the name itself, rustic hardwood flooring gives off a “rustic feel” in any space and yet, it is still 100% hardwood flooring. However, this flooring does not do well in high traffic areas, and is exactly the reason why it is mainly used in workshop spaces.

Solid Color Vinyl Floor Tiles

Among all the other flooring options, the materials used for vinyl floors are the cheapest around. It is also very easy to install and if you choose to do it yourself, you would not spend a single dime on having someone else install them for you. These floorings are known to be durable, long lasting, and easy to clean and maintain. However, if you choose to go with this flooring, always buy from major flooring companies in order to get the best out of your purchase.

Luxury Vinyl Flooring

Just because it has the word “luxury” in its name, does not mean that it is a costly expense. It is called as such because it emulates the same appearance of high-valued floorings. Unlike most vinyl floorings, this type is thicker and has a more realistic appearance when placed.

Stone-Look Luxury Vinyl Flooring

Again, this type has the same elements as far as luxury vinyl floors go. The only difference is that this option projects a realistic stone design. So, if you are the type of homeowner that wants to bring a stone-look element into your home, then this kind of flooring is right for you.

Laminated Flooring

Oftentimes, the price of laminated floorings is pretty steep, but that does not mean cheap laminated floorings do not exist. It might take a lot of time and patience, but laminated floors are always worth it to go through all that trouble.

Ceramic Tiles

This ever reliable and traditional flooring material is easy to clean, acts great in moist areas, and gives a timeless appearance in any space. Yes, it is true that ceramic tiles can be expensive, but to strategically utilize its features and design, always look for solid colors that have conventional dimensions.

For home design projects in the surrounding areas of Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas, we, at Fine Floors by Ed White, can and will provide the best carpets, area rugs, and wood flooring, for your home and more! We are committed to provide you with the perfect flooring type, style, and materials that fit your lifestyle and your budget.

Choosing flooring does not have to be difficult. Just call: 888-802-6371 or visit our contact page here, and we’ll show you how easy it is to pick out the right kind of floor with our services.