After seeing a photo, or an actual luxury vinyl flooring installation, you may decide luxury vinyl is what you want in flooring. Congratulations! You have chosen the fastest growing type of flooring. An extensive list of benefits has sparked the popularity of luxury vinyl tile and luxury vinyl planks. The list includes:
- Waterproof (Some models)
- Slip resistance
- Extremely durable
The appeal of LVT and LVP stems from more than these hidden features. Advances in texture embossing and print film technology, mean luxury vinyl planks and tiles are available in a wide range of patterns and colors.
Flooring manufacturers are aware of the trend. More luxury vinyl tile and planks are available than ever before. Ten years ago, laminate brought low-priced flooring to the market. LVT and LVP have started a repeat performance. This article is meant to serve as a guide to help consumers get a grasp on luxury vinyl specifications that should be considered when choosing flooring.