Is there such a thing as a low maintenance shiny floor? for busy people?
What is the material used or special cleaning tools, equipments or chemical solutions to use? I wanted to build a low maintenance house someday for myself but if I will be having future kids and a husband plus a tiring nursing job, i wanted my floors to be shiny but low maintenance. Is this possible?
Asked By: nini - 11/7/2007
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There is no such thing as a low maintenance shiny floor. Shiny floors show scratches much faster than a mat finish floor, because they reflect the light. They require more maintenance. Whether you choose stone, porcelain, ceramic, vinyl, hardwood or laminate (no shiny laminates). They are beautiful. I don't have... More
Answered By: Jennifer - 11/11/2007
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Ceramic tile is a good choice. So is laminate flooring. Either one just needs periodic sweeping and mopping. (Just damp mopping laminate.) Both are quite affordable.
Answered By: DIYpro - 11/7/2007
I think laminate will be the floor for you. It's designed to look great (with a nice, shiny sheen that looks like pre-finished hardwood, or tile), be easy to install, and to be easily maintained after it's put in - just dry (or damp) mop it, or vacuum it on a weekly basis, and you're good... More
Answered By: Rob J - 11/7/2007
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