When you’re looking for rubber floor tiles interlocking, you should find the best one the market has to offer, right? We are going to help you in finding these tiles, based on the expert’s criteria of a good rubber floor tiles.
As we all know, rubber tiles produced today have so many options. The days when rubber floor is unattractive have long gone. The durability is now increased, with some extra good stuffs. So what should you consider?
- Always look for the tiles that are made from non toxic material
This is extremely important because you are going to use the rubber tile as the floor of your house. Non toxic material will make sure that your or your friends’ children are safe playing on the floor. Today, almost every rubber tile company in United States has met the standard for the non-toxicity of the rubber material. However, there are a lot of fake tiles that may have the toxic rubber, so it would be best if you ask first.
- Match the tiles with your room’s color palette or the overall theme.
If you are going to use the tiles in your children’ room, gym room, your garage, your basement, or other rooms in your house, always make sure to choose the one that has the color that suitable with the current room’s design. Don’t worry; today you have plenty of choice when it comes to rubber floor tiles color.
For instance, you can match the dope white color of your wall with a soft grey color of the rubber mat. You can also use matte brown color to match your furniture. The possibilities are endless, but always stay true to the basic rule of color composing in the room. For those who are not familiar with this rule yet, it’s basically splitting the proportion of colors in a room. The ideal room should have 60% of dominant color, 30% of secondary color, and 10% of accent color.
- Find the one that offer warranty
Having a warranty for your tiles is a good idea. This way, when you are not satisfied with your purchase or you find defects, you can return the product right away. Make sure you know the warranty limit. Some companies offer a 90 days warranty, while other offer 5 years of warranty.
As we have mentioned earlier, there are a lot of positive things we can say about rubber floor tiles interlocking. It is highly durable, soft, water and fire resistant, lots of variation and it only require minimum care. For the complete list of the advantages, take a look in our previous post.
The major drawback for this kind of tiles is the price. There are some stores that offer $2 per feet for this floor tiles, but the quality and the durability may not satisfy you. For a great experience, you have to prepare to spend around $10 to $12 per square feet.
What I love about this rubber floor tiles interlocking is how easy it is to replace. Usually no glue is required for the installation. You can take them away with you when you move to a new house.
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