Apr 22, 2014 11:51 SGT Evorich Flooring Most people have heard of laminate flooring, but what are laminate flooring made of? Laminate flooring is just like synthetic wood using composite wood. It is made of different layers materials. The top two layers are where photographs of wood grains are inserted and covered with a clear protective layer. The inner core layer is where resins and fiberboard and placed together.