What is the Best Flooring for Senior Living? 

October 17, 2023

Since 2010, there has been a 10 percent increase in senior living facilities. Experts say they expect that number to continue its upward trend due. This is largely due to people living longer lives and being much more particular about where they choose to live. The demand is high for facilities that fit more active senior lifestyles. But, the catch is that the facilities must do so in a safe and age appropriate way.

Although the senior population’s demand is diverse, the tools to meet their requirements are the same ones that have been used for decades. The needs remain similar to years past with safety and versatility at the forefront.

Among the many forecasts for senior living facilities, the growth is something that everyone seems to agree on. Meanwhile, there are other details that niche experts are putting into perspective. For example, the need for social spaces is crucial. This could mean a boost in outdoor living areas, which are both safe and social.

There are four key components to consider when choosing the best flooring for a senior living project. 

Let’s take a look:

  1. Resistant to slips
  2. Easy to clean 
  3. Easy to see and navigate 
  4. Durability to boot
  5. Comfortable to walk and stand on

To adhere to the above specifications, we’ve created a list of the top products that will best suit a senior living project. 

Chestnut Hill

The Chestnut Hill Plus collection is a great option due to its versatility. It is suitable for any space and any amount of traffic. It is also one of the more comfortable options to choose from.


Both stunning and fulfilling, products from the Adirondack line meet all of the requirements of quality flooring for senior living. It’s tough, safe, comfortable, and easy to keep up with. Plus, it comes with a whopping 25-year warranty!


Ava offers everything you’ll need to complete a senior living flooring project. From its notable durability to its ease of maintenance. Plus, there are tons of styles to choose from, so any decor scheme can be complemented. 

Impression Bayside

With multiple colors to choose from, Impressions Bayside carpet systems can be ideal for comfort and appeal. 

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This post was written by Nicole Pruitt