Selecting a floor for your kitchen can be a tricky business. The kitchen tends to be a more challenging environment than, say, the living room because of the water and food spills that often come into contact with the kitchen floor. Constant exposure to moisture and mess can be rough on a floor, and if you select the wrong material you'll quickly come to regret it.
However, the good news is that there are plenty of flooring materials that can cope in the kitchen, and with a huge variety of styles to choose from, you can indulge your inner interior designer while still making sensible decisions and purchasing products that will hold up well in votre cuisine.
When you're looking for kitchen flooring ideas, it's best to choose one of the following flooring materials:
This gives you a huge range of different styles to choose from - here are ten delightful kitchen flooring ideas to get your inspiration flowing:
This light-coloured slate effect laminate floor has a quaint countryside charm that's just perfect for the kitchen, we think.
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Floormaker's Luxury Vinyl range is full of products that are great for bathrooms and kitchens. This oak-effect design has a weathered look that makes the ideal foundation for a rustic design scheme.
Buy now - just £21.68 per m²! >
For a classy neutral look, our Luxury Vinyl Clic flooring in beige can make any kitchen look more modern. The mixture of tones in this flooring provides an authentic wood look with all the added resilience of vinyl flooring.
Buy now - just £10.12 per m²! >
At the complete opposite end of the spectrum, we find this glossy tile effect laminate flooring with a spectacularly bright red colour. If you want a funky, modern-looking kitchen then this product is well worth a look.
Buy now - just £19.46 per m²! >
This is a hard-wearing LVT (luxury vinyl tile) product that's simply perfect for the kitchen, as well as for bathrooms and other high-moisture environments. The stone-effect design is simply divine!
Buy now - just £21.15 per m²! >
If you want a genuine wood floor in your kitchen then engineered wood is a good choice. This gorgeously detailed fineline floor has a lacquered finish for extra durability, and the 145mm-wide boards look wonderfully authentic and engaging.
Buy now - just £32.51 per m²! >
This one is a laminate floor, but the knots and whorls on the surface make it almost indistinguishable from real wood! Board width varies from one plank to the next, giving this floor an unrefined feel that works very well in the kitchen.
Buy now - just £20.16 per m²! >
Looking for a kitchen flooring design that will leave your guests speechless? If so, this high gloss Bottocino floor should fit the bill perfectly. The laminate tiles have a marbled appearance that is the very essence of classical splendour.
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Another engineered wood floor, Gunstock Oak is a deliciously dark product whose natural woody grain stands out a mile in any environment.
Buy now - just £26.70 per m²! >
These creamy laminate tiles have a neutral design that slots neatly into all kinds of different decor schemes. Whether you're going for a simple farmhouse kitchen design or an ultra-modern Scandinavian look, we think you'll find that our Kamala tiles fit right in!
Buy now - just £13.07 per m²! >
If you're looking for a darker, more sophisticated wood look, our Coffee Oak Vinyl Clic flooring may be for you. With vinyl clic technology, you don't need any adhesives to install this flooring as the planks will simply 'click' together.
Buy now - just £19.40 per m²!
Finally, here's another of our outstanding luxury vinyl products. These vinyl tiles feel great underfoot and look utterly charming - perfect for a wide range of kitchen designs!
Buy now - just £19.33 per m²! >