If comfort and warmth are most important for your bedroom floor, carpet may be
the perfect choice. If style is your primary concern, laminate, wood and vinyl
floors, along with carpet, offer a wide variety of choices to create the look
For the utmost softness and warmth, choose carpet.
Carpet also keeps rooms warm and quiet by insulating against cold and noise.
Not all bedrooms are alike, however. While soft, luxurious plush carpets do
well in many master bedrooms, more durable carpet styles, such as multi or
berber, may be more suitable for other types of bedrooms.
Laminate & Wood
Laminate and wood make excellent flooring
for bedrooms. While not as soft or warm as carpet, laminate and wood floors
can be just as comfortable with area rugs and radiant heat (built in directly
below the floor), and they can impart traditional elegance or a clean
Vinyl in a bedroom? Times have changed. Today's vinyl
offers beautiful designs and styles that work well in bedrooms. As a
hard-surface alternative to carpet, vinyl is both warmer and more comfortable
than either laminate or wood.
Types of Bedrooms
Not all bedrooms are alike. Master bedrooms and nurseries, for example,
typically have very different kinds of floors. Four common types of bedrooms