When we renovate a kitchen in Virginia Beach, or review cabinet refacing options at our Virginia Beach Boulevard store, a question that always comes up is what flooring is the best for my kitchen. Even in a cabinet refacing job, many people in Chesapeake or the beach see floor as another key area that should be replaced, or at least evaluated.
Here are some Virginia Beach Kitchen flooring jobs we have done. Notice the impact that flooring has on the overall room.
The Right Flooring Material
Besides just the appearance, you have to address function with any flooring option. When we are doing A FREE kitchen renovation estimate, making sure the flooring fits the design and decor of the cabinets and counters can be a big priority.
The flooring design is naturally a large part of the aesthetics of the room, as well as a key functional element of this nerve center of the typical home. You want to choose the right materials and colors that bring out the mood and design goals of your new kitchen.
The first and most obvious thing to do is to look at material composition options. Here are some basic options to choose from:
- Classic Look
- More traditional
- Has to be sealed routinely
- Can stain
- Can be expensive
Slate is a natural stone that offers an Old World look. It’s a porous material that must be sealed upon installation and then twice a year.
- Helps prevent slipping if un-sanded
- More versatile customization options
- Finish can appear dull
- Multiple color options
- Can be damaged with staining or scratching
- Requires maintenance
- Can last a long time if properly maintained
- Susceptible to wear and tear from moisture, scratching or denting
- Huge design and color choices
- Great price point
- Can take water damage or dent
- Mundane styling
- Susceptible to water or moisture damage
- Huge design choices
- Aesthetically pleasing
- Not as expensive as marble or granite
- Pricier than laminate or vinyl
These are by no means the only options. There are lots more. This is a good starting point when selecting the overall look of your new kitchen, post renovation. Our designer will work with you to help you pick what is best for utility and what fits the design goals you have.
A Professional Designer To Help You Choose Color Kitchen Flooring And Design
On top of everything else you need to make sure your material choices work with your design choices. Let our professional designer give you a free quote and help you pick the look of your next kitchen after you remodel or renovate it.
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