What are the Benefits of Wooden Flooring for your Kitchen?

Aug 10, 2021 | Fitted Kitchen, Kitchen Tips & Advice | 0 comments

When it comes to kitchen flooring, it’s important that you choose the right material so that your kitchen floor will last for many years to come, but you also want something that matches well with your kitchen. Wood kitchen floors are usually the go-to choice for many as it’s stylish, durable, and easy to maintain.

If you consider what you want from your kitchen, how you would want your kitchen to look, and what your budget is, you may find that wooden kitchen flooring may be the ideal choice. In this article, we’ll go through the main benefits of wooden kitchen flooring.

 

Image of the Ashbourne traditional kitchen design with a blue kitchen island.

Longevity and Durability

One of the main advantages of going with a wood floor or laminate flooring is that they offer great durability, perfect for use in the demanding kitchen. This type of material will stand the test of time and will provide high-quality kitchen flooring when installed and maintained correctly. With wood kitchen floors in particular, they can be re-sanded and oiled throughout its lifetime which helps to keep it looking in prime condition.

 

Easy to Clean and Maintain

This leads us onto the next great advantage of wood kitchen floors, the ease of maintenance. Wood and laminate are an ideal choice for those who want a low maintenance option for kitchen flooring. When compared to carpet, wood floors don’t accumulate dust or dirt in the same way and it can be easily cleaned by mopping and sweeping. It’s still important to take care of your wood floor so that it’s clean and looking at its best.

 

Different Types of Wooden Flooring Available

With wood flooring, there is a wide range of options available in terms of finishes, shades, tones, and sizes. You can choose from a variety of wood flooring to suit your kitchen and your preferences. For example, there are oak floors, dark oak floors, grey wood floors, Tuscan floors, and also laminate floors, each offering their own style.

 

Timeless & Beautiful Appearance

There is a reason why wood kitchen floors are so popular and highly favoured. The timeless look and aesthetic it offers perfectly complements a wide variety of modern and traditional kitchen designs. It’s also seen to be a good long-term investment and it’s a material that develops with age which gives the floor more characteristics.

 

May Help with Allergies

One other main benefit for wood kitchen floors is that they are less likely to contribute to allergy reactions. Wood flooring does not have a surface like carpets where it can trap dust, pollen, and other allergens which means less build-up. As this material is also easier to clean that carpets, it may be a healthier choice for those who have allergies.

 

Contact Us for Kitchen Design

If you’re considering wooden flooring as part of your new kitchen design, get in touch with our kitchen designers at Room by Room. We have a kitchen showroom in Wolverhampton so if you’d like to get some inspiration for your new kitchen or if you would like to speak to an expert to help you take the first steps, Room by Room is here to help.

Call us on 01902 710545 or you can send us an email here.