Grand Cayman has a wealth of wonderful rug, carpet and tile companies who sell everything from the most up-to-date tiles that look like hardwood to the most stunning oriental rugs. Back in the 1990s and early 2000s almost all homes were built with white shiny tiles on the floor, and as time and tastes have changed, people are going through the very expensive task of reflooring their homes. This page lists the amazing Cayman companies that can help you transform the look of your home.
We asked industry experts what is trending in the carpet, flooring and rugs industry right now (summer 2022) and this is what we learnt:
This year the look of natural stone and wood are going to continue to be big. Tones are light with different shades of gray and blond being very popular. Engineered* rather than hard wood is very popular as are unique patterns and larger sizes. Authenticity is in, which means aged looks for hard surfaces with carpets and rugs having twists and patterns in them. More modern looking oriental rugs are very popular.
Other flooring trends:
Area Rugs - One of the most popular things to do is to add a splash of colour, style and texture to your floor with a decorative area rug! This way you can enjoy the easy maintenance of hard
surface flooring and the warmth and feel of carpet, all in one room.
According to The Spruce, experts in rug styles and trends, the number
one most popular look right now is the vintage oriental rug look.
Carpet Flooring - Wall-to-wall carpet is a classic for
flooring, but these days you have even more options to bring the
durability and comfort of carpet into your home. Choose from a wide
selection of carpet flooring, ranging from tiles to traditional
broadloom, from nylon to polyester. You can even explore some outdoor
options for those of you looking to step up your backyard oasis.
COVERLAM - allows the residential and commercial property developer the opportunity to have unusually large panels of porcelain tiles, ranging from 3ft wide to 11ft tall and 5.6mm thick. It gives the interior and exterior a unique look and feel.
Wood Look Porcelain - It's here to stay, and the industry somehow manages to make tile look more like authentic wood year after year.Luxury Vinyl Plank - A popular option due to its durability and green credentials. These planks give the appearance of real wood without the bother of maintaining it. It’s a great option for children’s rooms as it is easy to clean, gentler underfoot than tile and some options are even waterproof.
Paver-style Flooring - A top choice for outdoor living spaces. Large, sturdy slabs of porcelain can be laid directly on compacted sand or installed on concrete to create a wonderfully uniform look.
Consider the potential for flooding during hurricane season and whether your flooring choice is susceptible to water damage. The following companies sell and install a wide variety of flooring options: