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What's on your floor?

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Point of Order, Feb 22, 2010.

  1. Point of Order

    Point of Order Active Member

    I hate vacuuming. I'm thinking about doing laminate flooring in the living/dining room area, kitchen and entrances. I have seen it at Costco "starting at $3.29 per square foot." A friend of mine bought something called Pergo and said he liked it but you have to be careful not to get water on it or it will mess it up (entrances/kitchen).

    What's on your floors? Any laminate folks out there? Anyone gotten the laminate flooring via Costco? What do you think about the product? Are there key things I should either make sure the product I buy has or make sure to avoid? Thanks for the advice.
  2. bydesign77

    bydesign77 Active Member

    Re: What's on your floor?I

    I've got laminate. It's OK. A couple of places where it's troublesome, but overall nice. If you have pets, I would highly recommend rugs, though, with those things you can get to prevent them from sliding around.
  3. The Big Ragu

    The Big Ragu Moderator Staff Member

    Hardwood. Apartment living. Original floors. Sanded them and refinished them about 2 years ago and have held up great. Can't beat it.
  4. Point of Order

    Point of Order Active Member

    Thanks Bydesign. Where is it troublesome? In what way? Did you have it installed or do it yourself?
  5. RedSmithClone

    RedSmithClone Active Member

    I'm a big fan of lanolium. Easy cleaning simple living. Hardwood everywhere but living room (rug), bathroom and kitchen lanolium.
  6. bigpern23

    bigpern23 Well-Known Member

    Dirty draws and Doritos crumbs. Wait, what?
  7. Wenders

    Wenders Active Member

    Well, that's no fun. I have wood laminate in my living room/dining room and I get all sorts of amusement out of my cat trying to make the 90-degree turn and sliding into the wall.
  8. ArnoldBabar

    ArnoldBabar Active Member

    For starters, 26 alphabet blocks. A plastic farm. Rattle, stuffed penguin, two plastic trains, stuffed rocking horse, wooden animal puzzle, rubber ball, plastic ball, stuffed moose, stuffed cougar, stuffed dog, half a dozen books. Two pacifiers. One sippy cup of water.

    And that's just what I can see from where I'm sitting. :)
  9. imjustagirl

    imjustagirl Active Member

    Where do you keep all your son's stuff?
  10. ArnoldBabar

    ArnoldBabar Active Member

    Oh, it's all put away. That's my stuff.
  11. imjustagirl

    imjustagirl Active Member

    Pssst...that was the joke.
  12. fishhack2009

    fishhack2009 Active Member

    This week's laundry, a few empty Doritos bags, a few bucks in change.

    And some bad carpeting that started out beige.
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