3 Advantages of Residential Rubber Flooring and Installation

Advantages of Residential Rubber Flooring and Installation | Flowers Flooring

If you have ever stepped into a fitness center, indoor playground, restaurant, or healthcare facility, you have likely walked on rubber flooring. A staple in commercial businesses, tried and true, this flooring material is perfect for spaces with a high volume of foot traffic because of its inherent durability.

Rubber flooring is becoming a popular trend in residential flooring. With stylish colors, and textures, contractors and homeowners alike are turning to rubber sports flooring as a trendy solution for kitchens, bathrooms, in-home gyms, laundry rooms, and more—and here’s why:


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1. Versatility in Both Functionality and Design


Rubber flooring is typically made from synthetic materials or natural tree rubber. In many cases, it is repurposed from recycled rubber materials such as tires. This type of material can withstand high impact and is less likely to scuff, dent, tear, or wear easily compared to other floor coverings.


In addition to being extremely durable, rubber is also water and stain resistant, and noise reducing, making it a great option for flooring for a home gym, children’s playroom, garage workspace, or outdoor patio flooring. Regardless of where it is installed, this material will maintain its properties, so the possibilities are endless.


Modern rubber flooring has come a long way from the traditional plain black and grey. Rubber sports flooring is now available in a variety of colors and patterns, textures, styles, and installation types, rubber is so versatile as a stylish and functional flooring solution.


2. High-Traffic Flooring with Extreme Durability


Rubber is a resilient high-traffic flooring option. It is shock absorbent and soft on the feet with superb cushioning, preventing foot and joint pain. It offers good grip and stability and is easily maintained, making it both elderly and kid friendly. Rubber is both resistant to fire and non-toxic, ensuring increased safety in your home. Well cared for rubber floor coverings can last up to 20 years or more, giving rubber an economical advantage.


3. Easy Installation and Maintenance


Rubber flooring comes in a variety of options ranging from interlocking tiles, rubber floor mats, or floor rolls, making it one of the easiest flooring materials to install by a flooring professional. It is an incredibly low-maintenance option and is easy to keep clean from spills and stains. It can be vacuumed, swept, and mopped without causing damage.


Rubber flooring is also antimicrobial, antifungal, and hypoallergenic. It’s water resistant and mold resistant making it great for many rooms in your home like laundry rooms, basements, and bathrooms.


4. Consider Rubber Sports Flooring and Installation


Rubber flooring has extensive advantages for residential spaces. It is trendy and stylish, with long-lasting durability. Rubber is easy to install, and is a modern, multipurpose solution for any high-traffic flooring needs. Flowers Flooring has man rubber sports flooring options to select from. Feel free to stop by one of our showrooms located in Cornelius, NC or Winston-Salem, NC to view samples. You can also schedule a free in-home estimate and our estimate technician will bring the samples directly to you, allowing you to shop flooring from the comfort and safety of your own home.



About Flowers Flooring

Flowers Flooring has two locations – Cornelius, NC and Winston-Salem, NC. Both locations service a 100-mile radius from the showroom. Both locations specialize in flooring sales and installation including carpet, laminate, hardwood, sand & finish, hardwood restoration, vinyl plank, vinyl tile, rubber flooring, tile floors, tile showers, tile backsplash, area rugs, interior painting and more. To reach the Cornelius, NC location please call (704) 445-7750 and to reach our Winston-Salem location, please call (336) 660-0977. Please be sure to inquire about our current promotion and financing offers.