Are you keeping up with the latest flooring trends and ready to update your floors for your home or investment
property? When it comes to installing a new floor, you want your choice to tick some really important boxes. Your
floor needs to be:
Visually appealing and stylish
Easy to clean and maintain
Timeless so it does not date
If you wish to update your home (or investment property), your floor is a great place to start and is one single
aspect of your house that can completely transform your space. Following flooring trends, and with the right
flooring solution, you can create a seamless flow throughout your home, delineate specific areas, or completely
modify the tone of a room.
Ultimately, you also wish to select flooring that is modern yet timeless.
Flooring Trends for 2020
In 2020, it’s all about replicating natural materials (such as wood and stone) for hard floors and providing carpets
that are more technologically advanced and user-friendly.
Industry experts predict the following will be the top flooring trends this year and into the foreseeable future:
Natural Effects: there are now vinyl and hybrid vinyl floors that remarkably
mimic materials that are both natural and man-made, including natural wood and stone. Wood-look
flooring has been the top hard floor trend since 2018 and it will remain very much
Waterproof Flooring: modern homeowners seek
durability and easy maintenance alongside style, especially if they have kids or pets. Waterproofing for
your floor is no longer limited to tile – Vinyl hybrid and vinyl, while engineered
wood offers a level of water resistance.
Texture: smooth floors are classic, yet 2020 trends will see us embrace
texture. Whether texture is applied to carpets or engineered
wood floors, we will be seeing a lot more floors which resemble reclaimed, distressed,
wire-brushed or hand-scraped hardwood for a one-of-a-kind result. For vinyl, tile, and laminate,
creative patterns will be very on-trend, including effects that concrete, hexagonal,
herringbone, chevron, and mixed-width patterns.
Sustainability: more of us are environmentally-conscious and
we want to know that our homes are made with sustainable materials. Flooring that is crafted from
natural, recyclable, renewable, reclaimed, and homegrown materials is more popular than ever
Blonde: blonde wood flooring and honey tones are having a renaissance of sorts,
while the clean lines of white and grey remain popular. Alternatively, high-variation dark-wood
effects are popular for those seeking a more traditional, classic effect.
Style: if you want to create an aesthetic that nods to farmhouse,
coastal, or industrial style, 2020 is your year. Floors that mimic wide or mixed-width hardwood
planks are very popular. These options are more eco-friendly than natural wood, and
engineered wood floors are almost impossible to
discern from natural hardwood floors.
Carpet: the focus will be on colour, pattern, and texture. Innovations in carpet fibres will offer
beautiful, warm floors that are durable and easy to
Get all the latest flooring styles at Impact Floors
Newer materials in the flooring arena maximise on stylish durability.
Here at Impact Floors, these include waterproof vinyl, carpet, and
stunningly-beautiful engineered wood flooring. We have a very wide range of the latest products in an array of
colours so that you are spoilt for choice. Our low-cost flooring solutions are anything but “cheap”- with us,
you get a floor that looks a million dollars and is unique for your home.
Choose Flooring at Impact Floors
Impact Floors is a top provider of trending flooring solutions on the Sunshine Coast.
We are locally-owned and operated, and we cater to the budget-conscious and midpoint customer with a focus on
residential and investment flooring solutions. We are abreast of the current flooring trends and we have the
perfect flooring product for your needs.