FLOORING FEATURES & BENEFITS
There are a large variety of flooring products on the market, and all of them come with their own set of features & benefits. Let Mid-Cape Home Centers help you select the perfect flooring material for your project.
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Carpet flooring offers benefits not found in other flooring materials. Softer, it adds cushioning to footsteps. Due to its construction, it has a comfort level not found elsewhere; carpet also provides insulation and noise softening between the floors and rooms of a structure.
Vinyl flooring is an affordable option for use in high traffic areas where durability and moisture resistance are important. It can be installed over existing floors.Available in a range of prices, vinyl flooring can be sold in sheets, tiles and planks in a variety of widths and lengths.
Benefits of solid prefinished hardwood include relatively easy, installation, a variety of handsome stains and finishes, popular width options and the traditional look of random-length boards. The grain definition and detail complete the unmistakably natural look and feel found only in genuine solid hardwood.
Laminate Flooring provides a less expensive and very durable alternative to real wood. While it may look like natural wood and even have a texture of graining, laminate flooring actually provides a picture of wood, marble, stone, tile, etc. printed to vinyl, on top of composite board.
These days, linoleum floors have a whole new image: colorful, fashionable, environmentally friendly, and easy to clean. Linoleum is remarkably versatile. It’s available in a wide range of colors and patterns and will complement any decorating style.
Rubber flooring is resilient, and provides an easy to clean, durable surface that is perfect for gyms, basements, utility areas, and much more. It may be a durable flooring, but it is also soft underfoot and quiet, making it an excellent choice for playrooms and exercise rooms.
Cork is the bark of the cork oak, which means that it is 100% natural plant tissue. It consists of a honeycomb of microscopic cells, making it a comfortable walking surface, and working as an insulator for your home. Cork is also mold and fire resistant.
Bamboo is a highly renewable resource making it an eco-friendly choice for flooring. It shares many of the same benefits as other hardwoods, such as durability and easy-maintenance. Bamboo flooring boasts a chic, contemporary look at a relatively inexpensive price.
Although Southern yellow pine is the most frequently used softwood flooring, other species like cedar, spruce and fir are also commonly used. Softwoods are more environmentally friendly, and are more affordable than other flooring types.
BRANDS WE CARRY
Below are the flooring products we carry at Mid-Cape Home Centers.
Revolutionized the traditional concept of cork flooring, by blending the unique properties of this raw material with other materials – for example creating wood, vinyl and other completely innovative visuals – and even incorporating the latest digital printing technology. This technology enables any type of design to be replicated onto the cork with an unprecedented degree of realism.
Hardwood from Armstrong Flooring is designed to maintain its strength and beauty through all types of activities and lifestyles. Armstrong offers hundreds of flooring options for you to choose from. Their hardwood floors are available in many popular wood species, from classic oak to exotic tropical hardwoods. Vivero luxury flooring offers beautiful looks combined with exclusive Diamond 10® Technology for enhanced durability. Vivero is more scratch resistance than other competitive luxury flooring products. It resists spills, dirt, scuffs, and staining and provides effortless cleaning.
Unlike any other modern manufacturer, Bella Cera prepares its flooring in the old Italian tradition, from uncompromising source wood selection to the final floor finish. They are painstakingly hand-crafted by trained hardwood floor artisans, yet priced affordably enough for those who appreciate fine quality without overpaying for it.
Greenleaf flooring is a sustainable choice, created using timber from the Forest of Tronçais: a region in France known for producing a an unusually fine textured, unblemished oak which is perfect for wood flooring. Underneath the French oak veneer, there is a high density fibreboard core which offers superior stability, improved impact resistance and extra joint strength compared to traditional solid and engineered wood floors.
Appalachian Hardwood, lovingly handcrafted into the finest American-made hardwood floors – The Essence of HomerWood. Recalling the age of quality and craftsmanship, we hand select each plank from sustainable, center-cut lumber to reveal the character and unsurpassed beauty created by nature. From these planks we handcraft and custom design exceptional hardwood floors for those who seek style, elegance and individuality. That’s why, quite simply, there is no finer choice for your home than a HomerWood Premium hardwood floor.
As with master craftspeople, artists, architects and designers through ages, Lauzon has been passionate about revealing the beauty of wood. It is easy to understand why. Every species of tree has its own character. Within species, every individual has distinctive patterned grains that, when treated with art and science, impart remarkable natural beauty to any décor. Each of our flooring collections offers a naturally refined elegance for the discriminating homeowner.
Maine Traditions® engineered flooring provides the distinctive, desirable appearance of natural hardwood without the risk of bowing, cupping or virtually any other sort of dimensional distortion. Of course, these versatile floors are also ideal when installed in less challenging environments in your home, as well.
One of the world’s leading manufacturers of fine flooring, Mannington Mills, Inc., based in Salem, New Jersey, is a manufacturer of residential and commercial sheet vinyl, luxury vinyl, laminate and hardwood. Designed to reflect the latest trends in American home furnishings and cabinetry, Mannington floors offer beauty, durability, and performance.
Metroflor’s beautiful, high quality LVT flooring solutions are built on nearly a century of experience and innovation. The design options are incredible: woodgrains with rich color, grain and texture and tiles with the look and feel of natural stone. Combine that with LVT’s other advantages which include durability, easy maintenance and a warmer, softer feel underfoot and you’ve got a winning combination.
For over 130 years, Mohawk has crafted quality flooring for the American home. Mohawk builds innovative design into all of their products to make life better, and bring you the best floor possible. With Mohawk, you’re sure to find carpeting, laminate or hardwood flooring that suits both your lifestyle and your budget.
Oriental Weavers is the world’s largest producer of carpet and area rugs. Innovative designs and production technology enable Oriental Weavers to transform the highest quality materials into a wide selection of products that can be enjoyed for years, but are affordable enough to replace as often as you redecorate.
Quick•Step laminate floors offer stylish looks that are built to stay that way. With eleven unique laminate flooring collections, Quick-Step has the perfect laminate wood floor or laminate tile floor for you. Each laminate wood and laminate tile flooring collection offers distinctive style details to help you create the foundation for your room’s personality. Choose the combination of flooring texture, edge style, color and size that matches your vision.
From sleek modern styles to rustic character and lightly textured choices, you’ll find flooring to inspire your imagination and make your space just what you envision. Somerset manufactures many solid flooring options from the finest natural hardwood resource in North America — Appalachian hardwood.
Stainmaster carpets are designed for the way you live. From easy-to-clean carpet that’s perfect for families to extra durable carpet options that meet your pets’ needs, we have a carpet for you. Their vinyl flooring products, give you the look of beautifully realistic wood and stone, plus Stainmaster durability and easy maintenance. Stainmaster has a great selection of luxury and sheet vinyl styles to choose from that suit every home and taste.
Trout River offers a complete line of pre-finished Southern Pine flooring products. Select from a natural or stained finish in four beautiful styles – clear vertical grain, clear flat grain, knotty flat grain, and knotty heart pine. Southern Pine is the strongest structural lumber species for framing applications. Trout River Southern Pine lumber is readily available in a wide range of grades and sizes.
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