What is a floating floor? Weighing up the pros and cons

Wondering exactly what is a floating floor and why you should consider it when replacing your flooring or renovating a home? 

This term is thrown around when looking at different types of flooring, but simply refers to the way the planks, tiles or boards fit together.

Amy Reeves

Assistant Editor Amy began working for Homebuilding & Renovating in 2018. She has an interest in sustainable building methods and always has her eye on the latest design ideas. Amy has interviewed countless self builders, renovators and extenders about their experiences for Homebuilding & Renovating magazine. She is currently renovating a mid-century home, together with her partner, on a DIY basis, and has recently fitted her own kitchen.