6 reasons why flooring with cork incorporated is the best solution for kids’ rooms
We all know that kids are as lovely as special little creatures, with requirements that are different from adults, oddities like pacifiers, baby gates, outlet covers, you name it.
The flooring is no different, so special attention should be paid when selecting the right flooring for your kids’ room.
Can your home be designed or remodeled to suit the needs of its little occupants? Yes, it can. And certainly should when we are talking about the comfort and safety of your child, after all, as the rest of your house, your flooring is also for living.
So let’s look at 6 reasons why flooring solutions with cork incorporated are ideal for kids’ rooms:
1. Take off your socks
Kids like to play freely and that means taking off their socks and walk free, laying on the ground and coming up with news ways of playing you have never imagined. The floor is their playground therefore make sure it gives them the right comfort so they can play without you being worried about it. Stone and wood are cold in winter while carpet is too warm in summer days. On the contrary, Wicanders floors, due to cork natural ability to prevent energy dispersion giving a sense of comfort, allow them to play barefoot all year round.
2. Enjoy the play with no worries
Did your son just dropped his favorite toy and cried for hours because it broke on the laminate floor? Is your kid always jumping and falling on that hardwood floor and getting hurt with the impact? With a Wicanders floor - due to cork’s natural property as a shock absorber - that will be no problem. So let them play without worries.
3. Let the imagination run wild without having your neighbor knocking on the door
Kids really enjoy running around, jumping and shouting as loud as they can. And let’s be honest: it will take a few years for them to calm down, so the best solution for your sanity is to equip their room with a flooring that has an excellent sound absorption. Wicanders flooring reduces 53% the walking sound compared to laminate floors, so you won’t go crazy with the noise in the house. And plus, your neighbor can continue to enjoy its book without hearing the pirate’s invasion in your kid’s room.
4. Let’s get messy
We all know that playtime can get quite messier sometimes. Plasticine, crayons, mud, crumbs, you name it. Thankfully, opposite to hardwood flooring where any orange juice spill is a nightmare to clean, with Wicanders floors being messy is natural. Due to their surface finishing characteristics and treatment, they are prepared to be clean daily with a normal cleaning mop so that you can stop thinking about spills and stains.
5. A healthy home environment
We all know that once your kids step outside air pollution is everywhere, but you can make sure they have a healthy environment at home by selecting the right elements and materials. When it comes to flooring make sure you select products sustainable and protective of the indoor air quality. Having cork as a raw material (a truly sustainable natural element) and a responsible production process, Wicanders floors are eco-friendly and aligned with the highest standards in indoor air quality, assuring that no harmful particles (such as phthalates) will contaminate the air.
6. A though floor ready for all the kids’ battle fields
No matter how many tiny feet run through the floor, how many toys are thrown into the ground and how many vacuum cleaners and mops have passed over it - a kids’ room floor needs to survive all that. So when choosing the right floor make sure you consider resistance as a key decision factor. Wicanders offers you floors with waranties that go up to lifetime, so that you can keep on throwing those birthday parties.