Want cheap laminate flooring but don't want it to feel cheap? Then make sure you check out the Wickes sale - the retailer has some great deals available on many of its laminate flooring ranges that will help you bring a fresh new look to your home.
Laminate flooring is a great alternative to a real wooden floor, can be installed by a competent DIYer and is not only easy to clean, it can also be used with underfloor heating.
(MORE: How to lay laminate flooring)
Don't forget, you’ll need to purchase underlay, trims and threshold bars separately before you can complete your installation.
Best Cheap Laminate Flooring Deals
Wickes Arreton Grey Laminate Flooring - 1.48m2 Pack | WAS £22.20, NOW £14.80
Bring some rustic style to your home with Arreton Grey laminate floors. The Arreton Grey range is neutral enough with any decor scheme and suits both contemporary and traditional style homes.
Each panel is 12mm thick, which means it's super hardwearing and can help achieve your soundproofing requirements.
All of the laminate flooring products on this list feature an antibacterial coating that ensures there is no place for bacteria to grow.
Wickes Shimla Grey Oak Laminate Flooring - 2.22m2 Pack | WAS £24.42, NOW £17.76
If you’re looking for a realistic wood effect, look no further than this Shimla Grey oak flooring.
The surface of the floor matches the pattern underneath it, providing a textured finish that gives the appearance of a real wooden floor at a fraction of the price.
This pack of nine pieces comes at just £8 per sqm, making it Wickes’ best value laminate flooring.
Wickes Venezia Oak Laminate Flooring - 1.48m2 Pack | WAS £22.20, NOW £14.80
Like the Arreton Grey laminate, the Venezia Oak also has 12mm thickness, and because it is so hardwearing, it is particularly suitable for high-traffic areas such as hallways and kitchens.
It comes in a pack quantity of six, with a 20-year manufacturer’s guarantee.
Wickes Chenai Light Grey High Gloss Laminate Flooring - 2.19m2 Pack | WAS £30.11, NOW £26.28
One of the first things you’ll notice about this light grey flooring is its high gloss finish, giving your floor an uber-contemporary finish without breaking the bank.
You'll get 10 boards in the pack and it also comes with a 30-year warranty, so you can rest assured that it will last you a long time.
Benefits of Laminate Flooring
Laminate floors are versatile and hardwearing enough to withstand high volumes of traffic. Look for an Abrasion Criteria (AC) rating of 4, which means the product is suitable for heavy duty domestic and light commercial applications.
Laminate flooring is simple to maintain too: regular sweeping can keep it looking its best.
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