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Flooring Options for a Kitchen

Installing new flooring is a quick and easy way to revitalize the appearance of your kitchen. The right flooring adds a stylish new touch to the surrounding decor while protecting the area from damage. So, what’s the best flooring option for a kitchen?


There’s nothing that compares to genuine, natural stone flooring. Whether it’s slate, sandstone, marble, limestone or travertine, stone flooring offers an unmatched level of aesthetics that’s guaranteed to enhance your kitchen decor. Of course, they are also strong and able to withstand the stress of high-traffic areas like the kitchen.


Hardwood is a popular flooring choice for kitchens, thanks to its strength and comfort. It holds up under pressure, but it’s also comfortable enough to walk on barefoot. Hardwood flooring has a classic look that many homeowners prefer, boasting natural wood grain and rich colors.


A third flooring option for kitchens is tile. Tile flooring is typically made of either red or white clay that’s kiln-fired to create ceramic. The Porcelain Enamel Institute (PEI) has three classes for tile flooring, rating the various types based on their ability to withstand foot traffic. A class 3 tile flooring, for instance, is the strongest and more durable type, whereas class 1 is the weakest type.


Vinyl is another excellent flooring choice for kitchens. Consisting of colored polyvinyl chloride (PVC), it’s an inexpensive solution that’s perfect for budget-conscious homeowners. Vinyl flooring is also waterproof, making it ideal for moisture-prone areas like the kitchen and bathroom.

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Palm Springs Showroom
1050 N Palm Canyon Drive
Uptown Design District
Palm Springs, CA 92262
(760) 321-8600

Palm Desert Showroom
74-527 Hwy 111
Palm Desert, CA 92260
(760) 342-2222

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