What is vinyl flooring?
Sheet vinyl is a multi-layer, durable flooring that's easy to install and easy to clean. A vinyl sheet features a wear layer and a wear layer to protect it from scuffs and scratches, much like vinyl planks and tiles.
Do these look like real wood?
Vinyl Wooden sheets come with a huge range of stylish looks, including realist wood and looks, and more contemporary decorative surfaces. The best part? You get all of these benefits at an affordable price.
Can I put heavy appliances down directly on my vinyl floors?
You can put heavy appliances on vinyl tiles and planks as long as you use furniture pads or sliders under them. However, you should not install heavy appliances over loose laid sheet vinyl, because this could cause a pinch point and damage the floor.
For furniture, you should use felt furniture pads under the legs to prevent scratching the flooring. Never use rubber, as rubber can stain vinyl flooring.
You can also put most vinyl flooring under kitchen cabinets and appliances, but it's a good idea to glue down those sections.
Will my dog's nails scratch vinyl flooring?
While some vinyl products do have a scratch-resistant surface, no vinyl flooring is 100% scratch proof. Over time, scratches may occur.
Can you install luxury vinyl flooring outdoors?
Even if using waterproof vinyl flooring, we do not recommend vinyl flooring for outside or semi-outdoor areas. UV rays can cause fading and weather can damage the flooring over time. Using vinyl flooring outside may also void the manufacturer's warranty. For these reasons, stick to using vinyl flooring indoors.
Which direction should you install vinyl plank flooring?
When installing vinyl planks, you should orient the length of the planks to parallel the longest walls in the room. This will make the space feel larger.
How do I clean my vinyl floors?
The good news is, vinyl flooring is virtually maintenance-free. It’s so easy to clean and take care of, you won't dread doing chores.
You can also use a damp mop to keep your vinyl flooring clean. Be sure to clean up any spills immediately to prevent damage to your flooring.
How do I keep my vinyl flooring looking great?
To keep your vinyl flooring looking its best, we have a few tips:
With these tips, your vinyl flooring will look great for years!