Laminate flooring is an affordable way to transform your home, with a high-end style and images inspired by wood, stone, and tile. Once considered merely a copy of genuine materials, technological advances have made these floors evolve into stunning design statements with textured appearances as wire-brushed, hand scraped, weathered, and distressed and distinctive patterns like herringbones and chevrons.

It is also durable, highly water-resistant, low maintenance, and uncomplicated to install. The biggest advancement? A waterproof version is now available, making it even more irresistible since homeowners can now safely install it in the kitchen and bath.

Grey laminate floors: started five years ago and still growing

Innovative, sophisticated, and trendy, grey laminate flooring offers a contemporary atmosphere, with a neutral backdrop that looks great with almost any color, from green to black and white. When this trend started several years ago, companies gradually eased into it with a spot here and a spot there. You responded enthusiastically, and now grey floors are trending!

Whitewashed floors: once a local trend, but now becoming national

These floors underscore the California coastal style, which was once used mainly on the West Coast. Now, more and more locations are picking it up, and it's not unusual to see it in South Carolina, parts of New York, and around Texas. They make a home look bigger and brighter, they’re contemporary, and they work well with the also trending farmhouse-style kitchens.

Other popular color trends are light shades, such as blond, honey, or caramel. These have an open, airy feeling that is also rustic, and designers, mainly like the lighter shades, because it’s easy to coordinate around them; they work with almost anything. High variation planks have colors that vary from board to board, giving them a more natural feeling. Mother Nature does not create two items identically; even leaves and snowflakes are never alike.

We know shopping can be overwhelming and exhausting and that the best way to look at samples is in your own home with your lighting. That’s why we come to you with our fully stocked mobile showroom. Call Houston Floor Installation Services, we’ll come to areas in and around Houston, Conroe, Humble, Spring, and Katy, with our mobile showroom. While we’re there, we’ll also give you a free laminate flooring quote.