There are many good reasons why laminate flooring is a popular choice in today’s homes. Laminate is a manufactured product that simulates the look of hardwood, ceramic tile, natural stone and many other types of flooring.

In the past, laminate floors have been easy to spot, but today’s technology allows manufacturers to create realistic visuals and textures for an elegant and quality floor.

Laminate Advantages

  • patterns mimic wood, tile and natural stone
  • good choice for the look without the maintenance or cost
  • offers significant value
  • range of colors and styles, including exotic
  • durable for active lifestyles
  • stain resistant, no wax or varnish
  • less likely to fade in sunlight
  • sold in Europe for 25+ years
  • 10-20 times harder than laminate countertops
  • floated rather than secured directly
  • installed over a variety of sub-floors



Armstrong has spent the last 150 years being “the most trusted flooring resource” in the business.  They have provided flooring designs for both residential and commercial industries that provide maximum durability with superior service and support, quality products and innovation.  Armstrong offers an extensive portfolio of resilient and wood flooring products to suite the needs of any home or commercial space.


Shaw provides superior customer service, support and quality flooring to meet the needs of any space.  As a full-service flooring company, they offer a wide variety of colors, patterns and textures with mediums such as hardwood, laminate, vinyl tile, stone and last, but not least, carpet.  Since their inception as the Star Dye Company in 1946, Shaw has been providing “flooring for every walk of life.”