Kitchen flooring options are broader than ever, but there are some basics facts about floor coverings that should influence your choice. First of all, the kitchen is a high traffic area. What ever floor material you select, it should stand up to traffic and it should be easy to keep clean.
Another consideration for kitchen floors is that they be comfortable and easy on your feet. A resilient surface will be easier to stand on than a solid surface like concrete or tile.
The third major consideration is that a kitchen will see a lot of spills and dropped items. You should select a flooring material that can stand up to liquid spills and withstand punishment from things like dropped cans. Check out our articles listed below for information about the pros and cons of different flooring options along with costs and other considerations.