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Changzhou Kangnuo Ornamental Material Co., Ltd.

Laminate Flooring, Laminated Flooring, Parquet Floor manufacturer / supplier in China, offering 12mm Pressed U-Groove Lamiante Flooring, 12mm U-Groove Laminated Flooring, 12mm Wood Pressed U-Groove Lamiante Floor and so on.

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Are there any disadvantages to laminate flooring? [Dec 17,2014]

While laminate flooring inherently contains a few drawbacks they are mostly contained to a few installation concerns. Primarily composed of compressed wood chips, laminate flooring's core board is susceptible to swelling when exposed to moisture. Thus, it is recommended to never install the product in bathrooms or washrooms where run ins with water are likely. Also, because it is a floating floor, laminate flooring requires expansion joints for most installations to prevent the floor from buckling due to natural reactions to the environment.