Being eco-friendly while building your home should be on the top of your priority list, right along with practicality and aesthetics. The bathroom, perhaps one of the most used rooms in your home, needs a lot of planning and choosing materials. Nowadays there are a plethora of options for bathroom flooring, even eco-friendly ones. Not to worry, eco-friendly does not mean expensive in this case. There are many options for those who want to be eco-friendly but also stay within a certain budget. Going eco-friendly does not mean you have to sacrifice style as well. There are chic, beautiful eco-friendly options that are also durable and practical.
When it comes to eco-friendly flooring, cork is usually the first to be mentioned. That’s probably because its a rapidly renewable resource. It resists moisture and growth of mould/mildew. If you are looking out of the obvious choice of tiles for the bathroom, cork may be a better option over many hardwoods and carpets. Cork is made into tiles that are installed by clicking them together. The main drawback for cork is that you have to make sure that you don’t leave puddles of water stagnant because it can warp