Asked by: Gaelle Teubler
asked in category: General Last Updated: 13th May, 2020

Is it OK to have different laminate floors in different rooms?

As for looks, bedrooms usually reflect people's personality, so there is no reason why different bedrooms can't have different looks in terms of flooring. The fact they will both be laminate makes them consistent enough to not look 'weird'. This is where you can be more creative in the flooring.

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Also question is, is it OK to have different flooring in different rooms?

Floors can mix and match as long as transitions are gentle in tone and texture. VanEch suggested a good rule of thumb: Stick with two types of flooring on the main level, but if one of those choices is carpet, stay with the same carpet. She said hardwood and carpets generally work best together.

Similarly, can you mix and match laminate flooring? The one store for your perfect hardwood, carpet, laminate, vinyl or tile floor! You may be considering mixing and matching flooring but wonder if it is actually OK to do so. Contrary to what you or others might think, it is perfectly OK to mix and match flooring.

Likewise, do wood floors have to match room to room?

Unless you regularly have interior designers over to your house, few of your guests will notice that your floors don't match, provided the different woods don't actually meet anywhere. If you do have different colors of wood in adjoining rooms, add a border to each room in the color of the other room's floor.

How do you combine two laminate floors in the same room?

Lay the laminate flooring on the entire floor, leaving a 1/4-inch gap between the edge of the flooring at the 1/2-inch spacer blocks. Place a 1/4-inch spacer block at the end of the laminate next to the 1/2-inch spacer blocks.

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