Luxury Vinyl Flooring
Luxury Vinyl Flooring is fast becoming the most popular choice in hard floors for the home and as a commercial flooring option.
The reasons luxury vinyl floor tiles are so popular in home improvement is due to them being:- warm and quiet underfoot, hardwearing, durable, affordable, realistic, versatile. Luxury vinyl flooring is suitable for use as bathroom flooring, kitchen flooring as well as other spaces, such as living rooms, hallways, dining areas and bedrooms. When choosing which type of luxury vinyl flooring to use in your interior space, The Floorstore have brands, styles and price categories to help you find the flooring ideas you are looking for.
Benefits of luxury vinyl floor tiles include:
Durable (Hard Wearing)
Luxury vinyl tiles are often preferred to thier natural counterparts due to the durability they posess, unlike solid wood floors luxury vinyl tiles will not splinter or mark with high heels as they are extremely hard wearing, they will not expand and contract like laminate flooring therefore the use of expansion gaps is not required. Unlike ceramic or stone tiles, vinyl tiles will not chip or crack and therefore will stay in the same shape and appearance throughout their life span.
Luxury vinyl tiles allow you to be as creative or as simple as you want. You can use borders, features, design strips to create the exact look you want, you can customise your floor to look just how you want it, unlike solid wooden floors or laminate, which is usually laid across the length or width of the room without features, vinyl tiles offer you the option of laying on a diagonal with a border highlighting the features of each room. click here to see some of the possibilities and design options available.
Luxury Vinyl Tiles are made to the very highest technical standard therefore are are almost identical in appearance to their natural counterpart, whether you want a wood effect which looks distressed and worn or a rustic ceramic tile look, you will find a luxury vinyl tile, which gives you what you want.
Easy To Clean and Maintain
Luxury Vinyl Tiles are the easiest flooring product to clean and maintain on the market. Unlike wood floors, where you need to sand and seal every few years and cannot mop with water as water effects natural wood, you can mop vinyl tiles with warm water and a splash of vinyl tile routine cleaner.
Warm and Quiet Underfoot
Unlike ceramic, stone, granite or porcelain tiles, luxury vinyl tiles are extremely warm underfoot and will reduce heating bills as vinyl tiles act as a thermal insulator, you can even fit on top of underfloor heating to make it even warmer. Also unlike other products such as laminate flooring and solid or engineered flooring luxury vinyl tiles do not have the noise factor, you can sneak around the house in your high heels and you will not make a sound, its also good if you have kids running round making a racket or live in a flat with bad noise levels.
Luxury Vinyl Tiles are 100% waterproof, that is why they are a very popular choice for kitchens and bathrooms as water spillages will not affect the floor, within reasion of course. Being a customised form of vinyl means it is unpenetrable from water, however excessive water on the surface of the vinyl tiles for a prolonged period of time may effect the adhesive underneath the tiles, but this is in extreme circumstances.
Luxury vinyl floor tiles can be used in any room in the home or business, they are extremely versatile, as explained above, they are water resistant enough for bathrooms and kitchens, hard wearing enough for hallways and living areas.