Vinyl flooring is an excellent option for homeowners. Vinyl flooring is engineered to look like hardwood flooring, though there are a few key differences. Vinyl floors are primarily made from plastic with a high quality print image of wood laid on top. While the image is commonly of wood, vinyl flooring may also look like tile or stone. Vinyl flooring is a go to option for home builds and renovations because it looks great and is relatively inexpensive. Here is everything you need to know about vinyl flooring at Hardwood Plus!
Vinyl Flooring Costs
Vinyl flooring is cost effective flooring option alternative to hardwood or tile flooring. Vinyl flooring is fairly simple to install. Cost wise, vinyl flooring ranges between $3 and $7 per square foot depending on the type of vinyl flooring you desire. Contributing factors to cost include brand, image, and material.
How do Vinyl Costs Compare to the Costs of Other Flooring Options?
Vinyl flooring is a cheaper and more durable flooring option in comparison to traditional and engineered hardwood. Laminate flooring, unlike hardwoods, cannot be resurfaced, Unlike hardwoods, vinyl flooring has no wood, if you were to try and resurface the floors, you would reach plastic. The image on your flooring is the same one you will have forever.
Vinyl Flooring Maintenance
Maintaining vinyl flooring is relatively uncomplicated. Because vinyl is waterproof, you can easily clean your floors with soap and water. Just make sure you dry your floors after cleaning. It is unhealthy to leave wet spots on even vinyl flooring. Vacuuming your floors can also prevent dust accumulation; just make sure the beater bar is off. When cleaning, avoid harsh scrubbing. Scrubbing can age your floors quickly.
Vinyl Flooring Lifespan
Vinyl floors are extremely durable. They consistently resist scratches, spills, and more! They do need to be replaced once the image begins to wear away. The image on vinyl flooring will wear away, but likely not for at least 15-20 years. Keep your floors longer by maintaining them regularly, and keeping them away from hazards like direct sunlight. You can avoid undue wear and tear on your floors by adding area rugs in areas of high traffic.
Why Vinyl Floors from Hardwood Plus?
Vinyl floors from Hardwood Plus are an exceptional option for a home improvement project. Our team is dedicated to finding you the perfect flooring for your home on the right budget. Our team had a wide range of colours, patterns, and finishes. Need help installing your new floors? Let members of our team help you out every step of the way.
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