Despite the similarity in appearance between laminate flooring and engineered hardwood, they are more dissimilar than alike. Laminate flooring is composed of several layers of material and can be considered a hybrid floor covering.
To dispel any notions that laminate flooring is real wood, it is not. In fact there is often little or no actual wood product used in the manufacture of laminate flooring. It is in actuality a photograph of real wood grain, transformed to thin sheets of paper, and fused together with resin to hold everything together. Read More