The Choice of Dining Room Flooring


The flooring in dining room impresses guests and friends and creates relaxed ambiance while dining. While making a choice for flooring of dining room for your home, keep in mind durability of flooring under damp conditions. This flooring has to endure dangers of moisture from spills. Natural stone flooring can be one of the best options for your dining space. The stone having neutral color is preferred in rooms with different shades.

Solid dining flooring is required for any spills can easily be cleaned. The following are preferred flooring for dining room.    

Laminate Flooring

This flooring is extremely durable, easy to clean and does not get scratches. Its surface is burn-resistant and resists scratching by pets. It does not color fade and requires only a damp cloth and vacuum for cleaning. Laminate flooring works well in moisture-prone areas and becomes perfect choice for your dining room due to its’ valuable features. It is actually laminate flooring which isn't nailed or glued down. 

                   Laminate flooring for dining              

Vinyl Flooring

Vinyl flooring is durable, easy to maintain and practical for dining area. Vinyl is available in sheets of 6 to 12 feet wide, in any length needed. It is also available in luxurious tile squares suitable for finest interiors. It provides you years of care-free beauty. Quality vinyl flooring is available in good, better and best categories and is suitable for any budget.

Vinyl flooring in Dining Room

Marble Flooring

Marble is always unique, decorative natural stone that provides artistic and visual beauty of flooring in dining room or living room. It has been known for its beauty, craftsmanship, durability in making interior of the house beautiful. Marble flooring does not let grow antigens and bacteria which cause allergic symptoms. Thus it is often called as hypo-allergenic flooring for a dining room.  In summer season cool surface of marble flooring provides pleasant feel under barefoot.  

How to Keep Marble Floor Clean

The simple way is to clean the floor with lukewarm  water and a clean sponge. Make the       sponge little wet and rub the floor gently till it becomes clean and shiny. In case the floor is extremely dirty, apply a permissible detergent and a clean cloth till it becomes glossy.


9  Comment(s)
By komalshah -  On  8/16/2012 7:25:06 PM
Wooden floor Finishing look nice for dining room
shakespeare fernandes
By shakespeare fernandes -  On  3/19/2012 2:11:26 AM
What is your budget?

ans: 12 to 20 lakhs complete ... all together...

2) What is the built area?

ans: i have 400 sq/mtr area all together, may b 300 sq/mts area i will use for construction , well i want 1+1 floors

3) Where are you located?

ans: margao - goa ....

4) Do you like vastu complaint planning?

ans: yes i do ...

5)How many floors are you planning?

ans: ground floor & first floor ... very unique modern looking bangalow for my bro & my family for future .... &

goa do have heavy monsoon & so i need weather shield bangalow...

i want to start now this month or later november... bcoz of rainy season .... from june to oct...

By Anonymous - On 6/24/2011 11:51:03 AM
I am planning to put Vitrified tiles for my dinning area and i have choosen RAK vetrified tiles(Oxcidium Range).....I need ur suggestions will it be a good choice in terms of Durability/Mantaince...... You can call me my cellphone(+918809673202)......Looking Forward to ur Reply A.S.S.P
Varun Kashyap
jelen canuel
By jelen canuel -  On  1/19/2011 8:27:06 AM
what is the advantage of having a laminated flooring?
Ramachandran V
By Ramachandran V -  On  8/31/2010 4:08:42 PM
Nice article.
If the approximate cost is also given, it would have been nice.
By harvinder -  On  8/31/2010 3:36:14 PM
as we are constructing a new house,could anyone tell me the latest teconologies we can use in our house in any area.
By Dukpa -  On  8/31/2010 1:33:31 PM
it was indeed very helpful. I could make some decision
Prem Bhatia
By Prem Bhatia -  On  12/3/2009 1:37:51 PM
Dear Priyanka

I think Marble is best option for living cum dining room, you can choose from Italian marble, Katni marble and Onyx marble. For modern look glass floor can be added with marble floor. That glass floor can be added in living area.


Prem Bhatia
By priyanka -  On  12/2/2009 3:47:42 PM
i m designing living cum dinning and that is 22x31(big)
...the problem is not able to decide what type of flooring i can givee.....
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