8 Things You Should Know about Garage Floor Tiles

Many homeowners think about improvements they can do around the house but many forget about an important area – the garage. In this article we’ll discuss 8 things you should know about garage floor tiles and how they can improve the look, and value of your home. By the end of this article you’ll have a better idea of why garage floor tiles are such a great home improvement project.

1. Improve Your Equity

Garage space is often overlooked when homeowners think about remodeling their home. The fact is, it is a great place to outshine the competition because few people do much with their garage. By installing interlocking garage floor tiles you can set your home apart.

2. Improve the Look

Garage floor tile can make your garage space feel bigger and brighter. Studies show that our mood is directly impacted by the appearance of our surroundings. Why not spruce up your garage so when you arrive home you are greeted by clean, colorful flooring?

3. More Usable

Once you’ve installed garage flooring tiles you’re more likely to use your garage for more than storage. When there is something nice under foot it’s easier to spend time working in your garage. Some families even choose a different tile for one corner to set apart a kids area.

4. Keep it Clean

Most garage floor vinyl tile is dirt, grease, water and oil resistant making it easy to keep clean. Unlike cement which can easily be stained by oil, garage tile cleans up easily. Some tile is available with a raised pattern which also reduces the amount of dirt tracked into your house.

5. Easy to Install

Garage floor tiles are extremely easy to install. Most folks find installation a great DIY job. Most tiles have a removable backing making the whole job peel and stick. Other brands feature an interlocking installation mechanism making them as easy to install as it is to connect two puzzle pieces.

6. Inexpensive

It’s not as expensive as you might think to customize the look of your floor. Prices vary from brand to brand and type selected but on the whole garage tile is very reasonable.

7.  Customization

With most garage floors what you get is – well, basic cement. When you choose to update your floor with rubber garage floor tiles you get a chance to express yourself. Most floor tiles can be ordered in a variety of patterns, colors and with some manufacturers you can even create your own custom designs.

8. Built Tough

Garage tiles are built to withstand the rough and tumble activities common to the garage space. They won’t chip, crack or fade. Many brands are also resistant to chemicals. They’ve also got built in safety features as they are a non-slip surface dry or wet.

Don’t settle for the run-of-the-mill garage floor. Express yourself with custom garage floor tiles. Whether you’re doing it to increase the resale value of your home or you’d like a more pleasant working environment they just make sense. Browse online for the many types of flooring available and compare brands and prices – then schedule a few hours one weekend to put in your new floor .You’ll be glad you did.

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