What is Luxury Vinyl Plank?
Do you love the look of hardwood flooring but are not ready to commit to the maintenance and upkeep of it? Then you should consider luxury vinyl plank flooring for your next project. Not only that, but luxury vinyl is the budget friendly alternative to hardwood flooring. It is made to look just like hardwood flooring, and comes in strips. You can choose from hundreds of styles that can mimic the look of oak or hickory. There are several benefits to owning and installing luxury vinyl in your home.
Is Luxury Vinyl Plank Waterproof?
Luxury vinyl flooring can be made to be completely waterproof from surface to core. This makes it ideal for rooms such as kitchens and bathrooms, where getting water on the floor in inevitable. Unlike hardwood, luxury vinyl will not absorb moisture or water, which means you do not have to worry about warping or buckling. You can even install luxury vinyl floors in entryways without having to worry about water damage or dirt scratching the floors.
Best Luxury Vinyl Plank
You can install luxury vinyl flooring directly on top of subflooring. Some types of luxury vinyl can actually be placed over existing flooring as well. You can choose to do a glue down installation or there is an option called a floating installation system, where the planks lock together. If you’re not looking to put a lot of effort into cleaning your floors, then luxury vinyl is a good option for you because it only requires regular maintenance such as sweeping and occasional mopping.
If you’d like to learn more about luxury vinyl plank flooring, visit our Brian-Holloway Carpet One showroom in Dothan, AL and speak with one of our flooring professionals.