Laminate flooring is one of popular floor coverings in the market. This flooring has two things going for it: it is easy to install, and it can be made to look like anything, including wood, stone, ceramic tile, or any color of the rainbow. Laminate flooring is made from a dense fiberboard core with top and bottom fiber-pattern layers sealed under high pressure with a durable, plastic-like substance.
To calculate the quantity of laminate flooring you need to buy, measure the full width and length of the space to determine the overall square footage. Add 5 to 10 percent to the net coverage area for cutting waste. You can learn more how to calculate the quantity of laminate flooring you need to buy by asking salesperson on flooring stores. Some good flooring stores not only explain how to determine amount of flooring to buy in the right way, but they also give you free measure service.