Carpet has always been known as a product that provides more comfort and insulation than any of the other flooring options.
We use the term tile loosely to include ceramic tile, porcelain tile, quarry tile, mosaic tile, travertine and marble.
Hardwood is renewable, recyclable, environmentally friendly, and can be engineered for even greater stability.
Laminate, in a nutshell, is a more affordable imitator of hardwood. It is press wood that has a laminated finish.
Vinyl is a more affordable imitator of other products. Its patterns include several examples of tile and hardwood.