1.Cork floor has higher cost compared with traditional floor material.
2.Cork floor has limited selection of colors compared with the other floor material.
3.Cork floor should be sealed in every five years.
4.Cork floor could be easily stained by dirt and spills if you do not protect it well.
5.The surface of cork floor can be easily damaged by sharp object.
3.Cork floor is environment-friendly since the extraction processes do not harm tree.
2.Cork floor is resistant to insects, mold, and mites since it has anti-allergenic natural properties.
3.Cork floor is fire resistant.
4.Cork floor is one of the natural insulation.
5.Cork floor could reduce vibration and noise.
6.Cork floor can be installed like common tile over existing subfloor or on uneven surface.
7.Cork floor is strong. It could stand for heavy object.
8.Cork floor can be used as an underlayment layer.
Some of manufacturers and distributors of cork flooring are Wicanders, Globus Cork, and Duro Design. You can find some catalogs of their product. You can choose cork floor in many variations of colors, patterns, and materials. You can also get some installation tips, maintenance, and cares.
Certainly, cork flooring has both advantages and disadvantages. Here I will give you information about some of advantages and disadvantages of the cork floor.