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Modern kitchen floor cost guide
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Checkatrade

There are so many kitchen floor styles available, from herringbone wood-effect vinyl to bold patterned tiles. If you’re trying to decide which flooring material is best for you and your kitchen, take a look at our inspiration article on modern kitchen flooring ideas.

No matter what type of flooring you choose, it’s important to consider your budget and think about any other elements of your kitchen that may also need work.

Modern kitchen floor costsAverage costs (range - low)Average costs (range - high)Average cost
Granite flooring per m2£38£200£119
Painted floorboards per m2 - sanding only--£14
Painted floorboards per m2 - sanding and 3 coats of lacquer--£17
Paint per 5 litres£20£80£50
New polished concrete floor per m2 - excl prep work£120£150£135
Removal of old sub-floor if required - per m2--£50
Existing concrete floor per m2--£50

It’s best to set your budget first to determine the type of flooring you can afford, so to help you plan in advance, we’ve put together this simple cost guide to give you an idea of how much different materials may cost.

Budgeting for kitchen flooring

Budgeting for a kitchen floor will entirely depend on the type of material you choose. For example, natural stone tiles are going to be more costly than vinyl flooring. The installation for different types of flooring will also vary in price depending on the skill level required and the preparation your sub-floor needs.

Popular modern kitchen flooring materials include:

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Kitchen with modern wood flooring costAdditional materials and costs

During any flooring installation, you may need to budget for extra costs such as:

  • Removal of old flooring
  • Trimming at openings
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Sealant
  • Adhesives
  • Grout
  • Latex screeding
  • Paint

Before you choose your kitchen flooring, explore our modern kitchen flooring ideas and refer to our kitchen design cost guide if you’re budgeting for more than just your flooring.

If you want a more specific quote for the type of flooring you want in reference to the size of your room and prep work needs, use our Checkatrade Search to find a trusted professional in your local area.

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