Imagine starting off your day by relaxing on your couch with a cup of coffee as a cool breeze comes through your screened lanai. Lanais is a great addition to any home. The word lanai is a Hawaiian word that means generous covered porch. A covered porch is a great addition to any Florida home.
Lanais are great for hosting parties, even if you just would like to relax outside with a cool beverage, and also they are wonderful for the sunny weather Florida provides. Lanais are a great addition to any home but mostly for the owners who love nature.
Flooring is so important when developing your new lanai considering your floor must withstand a lot of traffic. We offer many different types of flooring that can be used for your brand new lanai.
If you’re looking to add comfort and beauty to your home, nothing compares to hardwood flooring. Engineered and solid hardwood floors are very similar, with significant differences are in their overall construction. Engineered wood floors behave a little differently than solid plank floors do. They tend to be easier to install and are usually less expensive than solid hardwood. There are many different type of styles that can be applied to your new lanai. A wonderful addition to a tropical style lanai is wooden floors. We have the best wooden floor selections around.
Both cork and bamboo are better environmental choices than a new traditional hardwood floor or a carpeted floor. Cork doesn’t require the harvesting of trees, only of the bark and it’s collected by hand. Cork can be softer under your feet and is cooler in the summer. Cork is great for reducing sound and is very easy to maintain. Installation for cork floors are very easy as well, there is no underlay required or prep of the subfloor. Cork floors are known for being free from allergens and is naturally anti-microbial and anti-bacterial which is great for the humid Florida weather. Cork planks can come in many different sizes and come in the same dimensions as hardwood
Porcelain or ceramic tiles are not only a beautiful addition to your lanai, it is also very durable to withstand all of the traffic your brand new floor will be receiving. There are a few great reasons why glazed porcelain tiles will be a perfect addition. Porcelain is a very hard tile and it is denser than any other tile. The density in porcelain makes the tile less likely to absorb moisture. The density in porcelain also allows the tile to be very wear resistant. It is very damage resistant so the tile is more likely not to chip or scratch.