Carpet vs Wood Floors – Infographic!

Carpet vs Wood Floors – Infographic!

Choosing the right floor for your home or commercial property can be difficult – there is a surprising number of factors that need to be taken into account, from how it looks in combination with the other features of your property, to how it functions under the footfall that your property experiences. We’ve created this handy infographic to help you decide whether carpet or wooden flooring is best for you.

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Wooden floors have excellent durability – this is a key feature of wooden flooring. The strength and resilience of wooden floors means that you won’t have to worry about replacing it for a long time.

Wooden floors are timeless – wooden floors will never go out of style. The trends for carpets and their patterns, however, can become outdated as interior design trends change.

Wooden floors are good for allergy sufferers – there is no space for dust mites and other allergens to be stored in wooden floors, whereas they can be harboured in the carpet’s fibres, which can be irritating to people with certain allergies.

Wooden floors add value – while they may be more expensive, wooden floors can increase the value of your home.

Easy to maintain – with most wooden floors, spillages and mess is very easy to clean up, as the wood does not absorb anything. A simple combination of cleaning spray and a cloth can remove most mess.

Refinishing – in the unlikely event that your wooden floor is damaged, it can be refinished to restore it to its former glory – a process that can be repeated over the lifespan of the floor.

Versatile – it can be used in all rooms in a property, from living rooms to bathrooms.

At UK Wood Floors, we are proud to provide the highest quality wooden floors for domestic and commercial customers alike. If you would like to know more about what we do, please feel free to get in touch with us today.