Tips for Choosing Floor According to the Function of the Room

Floors are a fundamental part of room decoration. It is not only a design that needs attention but also the quality of the material. Some of these qualifications are; strong in daily use, resistant to moisture and load, and long-lasting color. We can find various types of floors on the market ranging from smooth to glossy or matte colors, with or without texture, rustic clay or stone floors, ceramic or wooden floors, synthetic floors or marble floors. We can also make our cement floors either with or without polish.

The type of floor we choose that will be part of the home decor has a direct relationship with the room where the floor will be installed. Although the floor will be installed in the final stages of the building construction process, it is very important to ensure the floor or cement layer is strong considering the floor will be installed on it.

Here are some ideas for the type of floor according to the function of the room.

Living room floor

In the living room, we can be more creative in playing with the textures that we like the most. The color chosen should be in harmony with the walls and furniture. Dark or light colors are not a problem. You have to make sure the chosen flooring fits the interior style of the house.

If you choose a minimalist style where simplicity dominates home decor, then choose white or neutral flooring that suits the walls and furniture.

Conversely, if you like the Mediterranean style, then the selected floor should be patterned and have a strong color. You can also use marble floors, wooden floors, or ceramic floors, depending on the impression you want to present.

Bathroom floor

Among the various floor choices available on the market, vinyl is the best bathroom tiles. The ceramic floor or stone floor is the material most often used for this room. Anti-slip material is the right choice for the bathroom floor because it can help us prevent accidents.

Another thing to remember is that the bathroom floor must match the bathroom wall tiles so that the atmosphere of the room is more harmonious and pleasant. Color combinations are unlimited, don’t be afraid to do play with your imagination. For example, by choosing a neutral color for the sink and toilet and a contrasting color for the floor, or neutral wall color with colorful painting.

Kitchen floor

The kitchen floor must be strong, waterproof, and resistant to acid stains such as vinegar and lemon. The color of the kitchen floor should be adjusted to the furniture. It is not recommended to choose a textured floor because dirt can be stuck between the edges, just choose floors with smooth surfaces.

In any case, our best advice for you is to choose the floor carefully and not in a hurry. Take your time to observe the example, match the floor with furniture, and choose the type of floor that can be used for all rooms (not recommended to use a different floor for each room). You can combine several different materials and models without making the house look like a night market. For example, wood floors for the bedroom, garden and living room. While ceramic floors are used in kitchens, corridors, and bathrooms. variations can be a major goal in decorative projects, as long as it is managed well.