Unfortunately laminate flooring is not intended for outdoor use. There are some ‘weather-resistant’ laminates on the market however most laminate floors are made strictly for indoor use. The flooring would warp and rapidly get damaged under changing weather conditions and would not last very long.
While laminate flooring is not generally waterproof the seams of the TrafficMASTER 7mm laminate flooring are waxed to be water-repellent. Generally the floor seems to be fairly water resistant and suffer little damage as long as spills are promptly cleaned up. The edges of the floor are more prone to water damage but many people have used a
This Deck-a-Floor system is so neat; it is like putting a puzzle together. First you lay the grid pieces down. On top of the grids you place the clip-in accessories according to the instructions. Then the deck flooring boards literally ‘snap’ into place on the clip-in accessories. One by one board by board it starts to come together!
Pressure Treated Pine Porch Flooring . This material accounts for 80% of all deck floor surface coverings. Pressure-treated pine is durable weather-resistant inexpensive and long-lasting. Available in standard 2X planks and flat sheet board sizes these materials are often used to construct the base of a porch.
Composite deck flooring is like the luxury vinyl of the porch flooring market. Maybe some out-of-date folks are still turning their nose up at it but others are embracing composite decking as the outdoor flooring of the future. Composite decks like vinyl floors bring you realistic wood looks without any of the hassles.