You need to consider many factors and components while renovating or remodeling your kitchen, such as managing the storage, walls & ceilings, and much more. While you’re handling everything at once, don’t forget to put your efforts into the kitchen flooring for the best results of the final furnished look. Creating an updated kitchen flooring plan definitely comes after the painting process, but it should be done before the cabinets refacing, backsplash, and appliances to make sure the “overall theme” matches.

5 Best Flooring Options for the Kitchen

Here are some of the best flooring options you can consider within your budget for a classy and modern look.

Ceramic Clay Tiles

ceramic clay tiles in modern kitchen

Ceramic clay tiles are one of the hard and durable flooring options. Ceramic tiles don’t get stains easily, which makes them perfect for kitchen flooring. They are also resistant to heat and breakage so that you can maintain them for the longest time possible.

 This material has a firm, solid surface that doesn’t collect or retain dust and dirt. These tiles are becoming very common, and they are very simple to clean. You can easily keep this flooring clean by sweeping and mopping. This flooring can be maintained for the long term, and having a water-resistant surface makes it ideal for the kitchen. You can also find these tiles in various styles and textures depending on the theme you want for the kitchen.


hardwood flooring for kitchen

Hardwood has been the traditional choice for kitchen flooring for a long, but it still gives a desirable look. Hardwood floors are also easy to clean and don’t get water marks or stains. In addition, hardwood flooring is sustainable for small kitchens, and you’ll also get many patterns to choose from.

 Hardwood flooring adds a natural touch to your kitchen and is worth it all. This flooring can transform the look of your complete kitchen, and you can also go for matching cabinets or shelves to complete the overall theme. Hardwood is highly durable, which means your kitchen floor will look like new for serval upcoming years. 

Natural Stone Tiles

natural stone flooring in modern kitchen

Natural stone tiles are one of the best flooring options for the kitchen because of their luxurious look. There are many different materials options available for natural stone tiles, including granite, marble, limestone, slate, and sandstone.

These material countertops are unique and luxurious and have a huge variety when it comes to styles and colors. Having great quality, these countertops have a hard surface which makes them durable for several years. You can use these countertops for prolonged use if taken care of properly. 

Vinyl Flooring

vinyl flooring for kitchen

Vinyl is the easiest and quickest solution for kitchen flooring. The vinyl flooring doesn’t cause stains, breakage, or water issues, so you’ll always be good with it. In addition, vinyl flooring is easy to maintain, and you can get the flooring done by yourself, or you can also get professional help.

 One of the main advantages of vinyl floor is it is water resistant and made up of water-resistant material. This is the most easily accessible option, and it will definitely exceed your expectations when you install them in your kitchen. Vinyl sheets also have a clear wear layer, which protects them from stains and spills, making them easy and durable to maintain. 

Cork Flooring

cork flooring for modern kitchen


Cork flooring might sound new to you, but it is an impressive addition to kitchen flooring. The cork flooring is budget-friendly. You can purchase flooring in the form of planks or tiles and easily install it yourself. You can find flooring in gray or brown shades.

This material resists cracking and is impermeable to gas and liquid. Cork is also naturally resistant to mold and termites, which makes it one of the best choices for kitchen flooring. This is also fire-resistant and provides you with a comfortable surface to walk on.  


What are the textures and styles of Kitchen Flooring?

When you’re done choosing the right flooring option for your kitchen, the styling and texturing part comes. Here are some options for styling and texturing you can consider according to your requirements.

  • Polished Texture
  • Glazed Texture
  • Glossy Texture
  • Mate Texture

Benefits of Having a Modern Floor Design

While renovating or remodeling your kitchen with other hardware options (REF; hardware), you might be having second thoughts about getting the flooring done. Here are some benefits to help you make your decision.

  • Modern floors are easy to maintain and also prevents stains and water issues.
  • Updated floors can add a valuable look to your house and kitchen by adding a modern and clean design.
  • Great flooring materials are durable, and you don’t need to be worrying about getting them fixed or renewed very often.
  • High-quality floors can take a lot of footsteps without spoiling the look of your kitchen.
  • Our kitchen flooring services are budget-friendly, which makes it a smart choice for long-term use.

To learn more about our kitchen flooring services, please get in touch with us here at Marich Inc. We would be happy to visit your home for a free consultation regarding kitchen remodeling in Austin TX and the surrounding areas. Call us at (512) 952-1868 for a free consultation.


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