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Best flooring to cool down your home

13 May 2024

By: Floorrich Singapore

In a tropical country like Singapore, flooring plays a huge role in cooling down your home. Photo: Unsplash

Living in a tropical climate like Singapore means dealing with heat and humidity year-round. As temperatures rise, finding ways to keep your home cool and comfortable becomes a top priority. One effective solution is choosing the right flooring that not only enhances the aesthetics of your space but also helps to cool down your home. Here’s why Floorrich’s products are the best tile flooring for combating the heat and creating a refreshing indoor environment:

FirmaEngineered: Engineered Wood Flooring

Ideal for Singapore’s Climate

Our FirmaEngineered wood flooring is specially designed to withstand the challenges posed by Singapore’s humid, tropical climate. Unlike solid wood flooring, engineered wood is constructed with a solid wood veneer and layered plywood base, providing better dimensional stability. This innovative construction minimizes the risk of over-expansion and contraction, making it less likely to cup or warp due to humidity changes.

Cool and Comfortable

Engineered wood flooring feels incredibly comfortable to walk on, thanks to its natural bounce and luxurious texture. The top layer of solid wood veneer gives it the authentic look and feel of real wood, making it perfect for bedrooms, living rooms, and other areas where comfort is paramount. Even in the midst of Singapore’s sweltering heat, our engineered wood flooring remains cool underfoot, providing relief from the tropical climate.

Eco-Friendly and Non-Toxic

At Floorrich, we prioritise sustainability and safety. All our engineered wood flooring is manufactured from ethically sourced materials, ensuring that you not only protect the planet but also your family’s health. With low VOC emissions and a formaldehyde-free composition, our flooring promotes a healthier indoor environment, reducing exposure to harmful chemicals and allergens.

FirmaVinyl: Vinyl Flooring

Durable and Water-Resistant

Our FirmaVinyl flooring offers the perfect combination of durability and water resistance, making it an ideal choice for Singapore’s hot and humid climate. Made of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and stone powder, our vinyl flooring is compressed to provide extreme durability and dimensional stability. It can withstand changes in temperature and humidity without bending or shifting, ensuring long-lasting performance in any environment.

Versatile and Stylish

Vinyl flooring is available in a wide range of designs, textures, and colors, allowing you to customize your space to suit your personal style and preferences. Whether you prefer the natural look of wood or the sleek appearance of stone, our vinyl flooring can replicate the look of any material with remarkable realism. Plus, its anti-fade UV coating and wear-resistant layer ensure that your floors maintain their pristine appearance for years to come.

Low-Maintenance and Easy to Clean

One of the greatest advantages of vinyl flooring is its low-maintenance nature. Unlike natural materials like wood or stone, vinyl flooring is extremely easy to clean and resistant to spills and humidity. A simple wipe-down with a damp cloth is all it takes to keep your floors looking clean once again.

When it comes to cooling down your home in a tropical climate like Singapore, choosing the right flooring is essential. Our FirmaEngineered wood flooring and FirmaVinyl flooring are the best flooring for tropical climates due to their durability against heat and innovative designs. Our flooring products are guaranteed to keep your home cool and refreshing, no matter how high the temperatures soar outside. Say goodbye to the heat and hello to cool comfort with the best floor tiles for homes in Singapore.

Contact Floorrich today for more information.