Laminate flooring is great if you are after a wood look floor as well as an inexpensive floor.
These floors are realively easy to maintain and keep clean. You are not restricted in the way you want to design your floor as they use the tongue and groove system or also known as click-lock. Laminate flooring is more scratch resistant than hard wood floors and if a plank or two does become badly damaged its easy to replace.
As time goes by floors usually do fade due to the exposure of sunlight as well as general ware and tear, however with laminated flooring in the modern age you dont have to really worry about this as these new floors have a higher resistance to fading.
Laminated flooring does not have spaces beween the joints so this means that dust cannot sit inbetween the planks and therefore has a very low impact on allergies related to dust and mites, giving your home or office a heathier environment.
The Average lifespan of these floors can vary depending on the quality of the floor as well as how it's treated. The life span can range from as little as 10 years to 25 years.