Flooring is often an oversight when trying to enhance the look and feel of a room but it plays an extremely important role. Apart from aesthetic beauty, the ideal flooring depends on the type of room and how much traffic the floor needs to endure – as well as the available budget of course. These days there are many more options on the market, from wooden, laminated, tiled, marble and stone to “new-wave” surfaces such as micro-cement and resin.

Above,For the Dani García restaurant in Marbella, Dekton provided large-scale tiles which are scratch and stain-resistant. Dekton is available at Siesta Interior Design in Centro Plaza, Nueva Andalucía (, Mercasur in Estepona ( and Decodan Interiores in Estepona (

Above, The Tasos range by Baldocer is striking and elegant, with a satin finish. Available from Mercasur in Estepona (

Below, Resinología apply innovative resin flooring systems that are available in a wide range of colours and finishes. A high-quality resin floor can unify a living space, making it more contemporary and appear to be larger than it actually is (


Above, The Impressive Ultra range by Quick Step comprises extra solid and hardwearing laminate flooring with an authentic wood grain that gives it a great natural look and feel. It also features a unique water-repellent HydroSeal coating to protect it from spillages. Available from Decodan Interiores in Estepona (

Below, In January, Korsch Cabinetmakers celebrated their 25th anniversary. Since 1992 the company has been manufacturing high-quality made-to-measure furniture, with a well-trained team who pride themselves on their professionalism and quality. The Elvira-based joinery in Marbella represents German and Austrian hardwood floors and, under the brand name Elite Parquet, offers high-quality parquet flooring from modern to superior floorboards at varying prices. Hain wooden flooring (shown here) and other prestigious companies are exclusively available at Korsch Cabinetmakers in Pol. Ind. Elviria (