Real Wood Tiles vs. Tiles That Look Like Wood

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Real Wood Tiles vs. Tiles That Look Like Wood - Nowadays there are so many kinds of tiles. Some of them are natural, while some other is artificial. Both of them have the same function to beautify your house and protect the floor from scratching. But like any other things in the world, the real wood tiles and tile flooring looks like wood have some advantages and disadvantages.

Plus and minus of hardwood floor

Though hardwood has a good appearance compared to tile flooring that looks like wood. There are some considerations you need to think about before choosing hardwood floor as a floor for your house.

  • It is eco-friendly. When you finish wearing it, it can be renewable. So, it will decrease the number of the waste.
  • It fits with any color. As the real wood has natural color, it matches the furniture of the room. You don’t need to waste much time to think about what furniture are good for the room, what color makes it beautiful, and what size of the furniture that will fit the floor.
  • It is good for your health. Some of the hardwood tiles are antimicrobial, hypoallergenic, and insect resistant. It will keep the germs away, so you don’t need to worry about moping it with disinfectant cleaner.
  • The price is affordable.
  • Although wood is natural, wood is easy to scratch. Especially when you have a cat or a dog that will stick its claws on the floor. It will make the beauty of the floor decrease.
  • The installation cannot be done in every place in your house. You have to consider about sunlight that will shine on the floor. Ultraviolet rays will make the floor dull and less shiny.
  • It keeps the house cool in the summer but make the house colder in the winter.

 Important things about artificial hardwood tiles
  • It is scratch resistant. When you have guests who wear high heels, you dont have to worry about the floor that will be scratched.
  • The shape and the size will never change. While the hardwood will crack or expand in particular environment, the tiles flooring that looks like wood will stay the same.
  • You can place the artificial hardwood floor everywhere without thingking about the sunlight because sunlight will be friendly to this kind of tile.
  • It is easier to clean. Wet or damp mop will do it good.
  • Based on the study in Arizona, it will keep the floor cool in the summer and warm in the winter.

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