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All About Flooring


Choosing flooring

Few places in a building are as susceptible to wear and tear as a floor.

Just think about it. It is the most well-used area, prone to dust and dirt, damage from furniture, scuff marks from shoes, stains and spills.

It is for this reason that flooring type is such a crucial choice in home construction and design.

Many people make their choice based on what looks good while neglecting durability. Some choose based on which type is easiest to install, maintain and clean.

The truth is, whichever type of flooring you choose will require a degree of maintenance to ensure it looks its best for a long time.

TriniHelper wants to help make your choice easier.

There are six popular types of flooring which each have their benefits and drawbacks.

Choosing the right one depends on several factors including budget, functionality and personal preference.

Ceramic tile

Why choose tile for your home? Ceramic and porcelain tiles are versatile, durable and stylish, one can choose from hundreds of colours and styles to make any room look its best. From wood-look to polished to contemporary to the timeless look of stone. We have explored some reasons why you should choose tiled floors: 1. Variety, and many price options

The amount of different types of tile out there may be daunting at first, here at TriniHelper our Tilers are ready to answer your questions and guide you when selecting the right tiles. Tiles might be one of the most economical flooring types, with hardwares and tile stores across Trinidad, you are sure to find tiles to suit your budget and taste.

2. Tile Flooring is very resilient

Compared to other types of flooring, ceramic and porcelain tiles generally last longer, and are more resilient. Most types of tile will last for upwards of 10 years if taken care of properly. Maintaining your tiles is as simple as using non-acidic and non-abrasive products to clean, and having the tiles properly installed.