We invite you to step into a world of affordable elegance with our range of laminate flooring options made for those of discerning taste. If you have been shopping for flooring solutions for a while, you have probably heard it all before – and no claims are too impressive anymore. As a homeowner, you don’t care about the sales tactics – you just want superior results. While countless beautiful, durable, and cost-friendly wood laminates are on the market, knowing what to invest in is the real challenge. At Top Carpets and Floors, we specialise in supplying South Africa with a range of world-class laminates that don’t cost an arm and a leg and still strike a balance between affordable luxury and long-wearing aesthetics. Here, we look at nine popular options currently available in our range.
1. TreeScapes: One of Our Most Affordable Laminate Flooring Options
Our TreeScapes range is an ultra-affordable option with remarkable features essential for busy households. With its scratch-resistant properties, you can confidently entertain guests or let your furry friends roam freely without worrying about wear and tear. Cleaning and maintenance are effortless thanks to their oil- and stain-resistant properties, making it the perfect choice for households with kids and pets. The Hygiene+ technology is an added bonus that prevents bacteria from growing, creating a healthier environment for you and your loved ones. Moreover, this laminate flooring comes with a 15-year residential guarantee, assuring you of its longevity and resistance to fading and damage.
2. NEW Supreme AC3 Wide Plank: The Architect’s Choice
The NEW Supreme AC3 Wide Plank from Finfloor is a wide-plank, square-edge design that is one of our most popular options in the affordable category. This product is an architect’s top pick for affordable and high-quality laminate flooring, and it’s manufactured from high-density Conifer fibreboard with an average core density greater than 850kg/m3. This means it’s built to last – but more than just durable, the design is also hypo-allergenic and does not contribute to dust mites, keeping your living environment healthy and comfortable. Its environmentally friendly nature and low maintenance make it a practical choice for both homes and offices, and you won’t have any trouble keeping it clean.
3. Imagination: Where Advanced Technology and Style Meet
The Designer Collection’s Imagination design combines beauty and functionality with its anti-bacterial properties, making it a safe and hygienic choice, while its stunning shades add a touch of elegance to any room. With a 20-year residential guarantee, this scratch-resistant and pet-friendly laminate was created with a busy, full house in mind.
4. Krono Super Natural Classic: A New Level of Realism
The Super Natural Classic offers a matte surface and an embossing method that flawlessly captures the essence of premium timber, effortlessly creating the look and feel of natural solid wood floors. This mid-range flooring option is excellent value for the style it offers, making it one of our favourite affordable laminate flooring options. The design has a 20-year guarantee, so you can expect wood-look floors for years.
5. Noble Traditions: Beautiful Floors on a Budget
Noble Traditions from our Designer Collection offers a realistic wooden feel with its square edge profile and range of natural shades. It comes with a residential guarantee of 15 years and is durable enough for high foot traffic areas like walkways. If you are seeking the extravagance and durability of hardwood floors while keeping costs low, this is one of the best laminate flooring options that fit the bill.
6. Evolution: Lasting Belgian Design
Indulge in the Belgian-born Evolution range by Pergo, the industry pioneer of laminate flooring over 40 years ago. Pergo continues to lead in the market with its cutting-edge manufacturing techniques, creating laminate flooring known for unparalleled style and durability. With several patented materials bonded together under high heat and pressure without using any toxic chemicals, Pergo’s Evolution range is an impressive feat that combines excellence, sustainability, and peace of mind for decades.
7. Inovar Floor: Better Resistance to Moisture Damage
The Inovar design is manufactured from a high-density fibreboard (HDF) with a specially impregnated wax core and waxed edges on the locking system, giving it superior resistance to water damage. It also has a low swell rate, making it one of the laminate flooring options that handle moisture better than most. Thanks to the anti-abrasive protective overlay, it also boasts resistance to scratches and dents.
8. Gryfino Forest: Expansive Style
If you are looking for luxury, seek no further than the Gryfino Forest, a wide-plank, sound-absorbing laminate flooring that offers an exquisite design and a sumptuous feel. This design follows the latest European trends and features oversized planks that provide a natural and authentic appearance, true to real hardwood. Its 12 mm thickness offers excellent sound absorption and a noiseless underfoot experience. The Gryfino Forest line is ideal for most modern settings for affordable quality that elevates any space.
9. Authentic Herringbone: Durable and True to Wood
Take in the stunning visuals and versatile design of our Authentic Herringbone laminate flooring, which features 10 pattern variations. This hypo-allergenic and durable option brings the classic herringbone trend to life with the added benefits of a wood-look laminate that is quiet and resistant to stains, scratches, and impacts. The painted v-groove and realistic photo prints emulate luxurious solid wood without the environmental impact or associated price tag.