Luxury Vinyl Plank
Luxury vinyl flooring is one of the fastest growing flooring categories on the market today. The demand comes as no surprise because of the benefits that other flooring options simply cannot provide. At Harry Katz Carpet One Floor & Home in Mineola, we are here to show you all of the options that are available to you and help you find the perfect floor for your style and needs.
Luxury vinyl flooring comes in planks and tiles, whereas vinyl flooring comes in sheets that look like tile or planks. Luxury vinyl tile is designed to replicate ceramic or stone while luxury vinyl planks deliver the look and feel of natural hardwood.
Benefits of Wood Look Flooring
With luxury vinyl planks, you can have the look of hardwood throughout your home. The durable wear layer of luxury vinyl protects the floors from scuffing and scratching. The wear layer is a clear plastic film that protects the high-definition image layer which is where luxury vinyl planks get their authentic looks. Most luxury vinyl plank options come with built in moisture resistance, but there are products like Invincible™ with H2O™ which feature a completely waterproof core.
There are also different technologies that can be used to enhance luxury vinyl planks. Some manufacturers use a cork underlayment that absorbs sound, keeps the floor at a comfortable temperature, adds stability, and hides subfloor imperfections.
Where can you Install Wood look Luxury Vinyl?
Luxury vinyl planks look authentic enough to replicate the look and feel of real hardwood, so you can install them in your bedroom and even in your living room. Your guests will never be able to tell the difference unless you say something. Other places you could install wood look luxury vinyl in your home is kitchens and bathrooms. You won’t have to worry about wear or moisture with luxury vinyl plank flooring, and they are so easy to clean you would never have to worry about an accidental mess again.