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What is the best type of flooring for a bathroom

 

If you are ready to upgrade your old outdated bathroom then you will be focusing a lot on materials styles and colors. One of the important parts of your bathroom is the floor. Choosing a durable, stylish and humidity proof flooring is very important to any bathroom remodel. Here are the top choices of flooring that work best in bathrooms.

Vinyl Bathroom Flooring

If you are looking for an economical option that is sturdy then vinyl could be a good choice. Vinyl flooring comes in many options and could have the appearance of tile, stone or wood. It is also waterproof and easy to clean.  Vinyl flooring however does not last quite as long as some other types of flooring and could peel up overtime due to the exposure to humidity in the bathroom.

Linoleum Bathroom Flooring

Linoleum is another budget friendly option. It comes in all types of colors and styles. Linoleum flooring will also last for many years and works well in a variety of bathrooms. If you ever get a scratch or damage on the linoleum it could easily be buffed out and re-surfaced leaving your floor looking new.

Tile Bathroom Flooring

Tile is probably the most common option for bathroom flooring. It is sturdy enough to stand up to the humidity and daily use of a bathroom. Tile is also easily cleaned and will not damage due to the humidity or water in the bathroom. Tile also comes in a variety of finishes, sizes and colors. The hottest trend in tile right now is porcelain tile that looks like wood. If you love the look of hardwood and want to see it carried into your bathroom, this is an excellent choice! It is a versatile option for every bathroom remodel.

Stone Bathroom Flooring

If you are looking for a bathroom flooring that is waterproof, sturdy and has a great look then stone is a wonderful option. This natural material comes in a variety of textures and colors and shapes. The best choice is natural flat pieces because they are multicolored and will add a great design feature to your bathroom. If you are looking for a high end feel or a spa like bathroom then stone flooring is the best choice.

When you are doing a bathroom remodel you put a lot of effort and time into thinking about the flooring option. Your choice needs to stand up to the humidity as well as add to the function and design of your new bathroom. Talk to your designer to determine what would work best in your bathroom. Call the experts at Bay Tile Kitchen & Bath today for all of your remodeling needs.