What is Luxury Vinyl Flooring?
Luxury vinyl is often called resilient flooring for its ability to spring back to its original shape after being compressed. This slightly cushioned feel is what sets luxury vinyl apart from the rest of the flooring industry.
Durability is dependent on the wear layer, which is a clear plastic film applied to the top of the flooring. The thicker the wear layer the longer lasting the flooring. Luxury Vinyl’s durability ranges to withstand heat, moisture, is resistant to high-traffic areas, mold, and mildew, which makes it the perfect option for bathroom and kitchen flooring.
How Durable is Luxury Vinyl Flooring?
Vinyl also comes in a collection of styles, patterns, and colors to match your home’s personality. From luxury vinyl planks made to look like hardwood to luxury vinyl tiles that mimic ceramic tile, the possibilities are nearly endless in the world of luxury vinyl.
Easy to install and a breeze to maintain, luxury vinyl is the budget friendly flooring option for any project. Luxury vinyl tile, or better known as LVT, is higher end vinyl with newer and better technology. It is composed a high concentration of vinyl with a high resolution image layer and textured surface to mimic the type of flooring it is substituting.
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