Why Waterproof Laminate is a Practical Choice for a Busy Family Home

We’ve all envisioned this scenario: choosing the perfect flooring for your home, contemplating colours, designs, furniture coordination, and wall paint that complements the overall aesthetic. After consulting with our team of experts and getting the flooring installed, you’re delighted with the stunning result. However, during the excitement of hosting dinner parties, playdates, or family gatherings, an unexpected spill occurs, causing concern about potential damage to your brand new floors. We’re here to alleviate that worry for you.

We have a simple flooring solution for our customers and can provide a wide range of Aqua water-resistant laminate flooring, an easy-to-clean, cost-effective alternative to tiles. Not only is it significantly more resistant to water than standard laminate, but with a limited lifetime guarantee of 25 to 30 years in residential homes, we’re confident it’s the ideal choice for many households, offering both peace of mind and lasting quality.

There are many advantages to choosing our Aqua water-resistant range, extending beyond its versatility in various rooms and the plethora of available designs and colours that seamlessly fit within your existing decor or inspire a fresh change. Additionally, it offers health and environmental benefits that might not be immediately apparent. Embrace the durability, easy maintenance, and straightforward installation methods similar to standard laminate while also enjoying the added advantage of water resistance.


Its unique construction means that water-resistant laminate flooring is highly durable, making it suitable for various rooms in your home prone to moisture, such as kitchens, bathrooms, basements, or living rooms. Furthermore, it’s a viable choice for commercial settings like bars, restaurants, and retail spaces. Unlike standard laminate flooring, which can warp or swell when exposed to water, the water-resistant variant is specifically designed to resist such damage, making it a versatile and reliable flooring option for diverse environments.


The Aqua range boasts an extensive array of design options, offering over 25 colours and a diverse selection of patterns, including wood grain, stone, and ceramic décors. From the rich and warm tones of Bourbon Hills Oak to the cool elegance of Dark Sanita Stone, or the contemporary appeal of Grey Sparkle Grain and Light Grey Chicago Concrete, each design faithfully captures the essence and texture of natural materials. These variations in style and texture allow you to revel in the visual allure of genuine wood or stone flooring, all while alleviating worries about water damage commonly associated with these materials.

Health and Environment

Environmental considerations are increasingly important in today’s world, and waterproof laminate flooring aligns with eco-conscious practices. At Canadia the Aqua range consists of renewable materials and is 100% PVC free. The wood it is manufactured from is sourced locally and sustainably and includes recycled materials whenever possible.

The flooring is free from pollutants, plasticisers and PVC and décors are printed using water-based dyes. In addition, by way of its construction, water resistant laminate flooring is generally more resistant to mould and mildew, which can promote a healthier living space for you and your family.

In conclusion, there are a myriad of benefits to choosing Aqua-water resistant laminate flooring for your home. You can prevent the worry of damage from spills and feel at ease straight away with your brand new flooring. You have the advantages of its durability, design style, versatility, easy installation, low maintenance and added specific health and environmental friendliness benefits too.

Want to Find Out More?

We would recommend talking to a member of our team to ensure you have the ideal flooring solution for your home and the people that will be using it. Our experts can guide you through the myriad of options and curate a bespoke product list tailored to your preferences, offering multiple design options for you to choose from. To start the conversation, you can reach out to us at +353 (0) 1 461 0997 or visit our website and complete your details in our contact form. We’ll promptly get in touch to assist you in finding the perfect flooring match for your space, ensuring a seamless and satisfying experience.

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