What You Should Know Before Buying Vinyl Flooring

Vinyl flooring

What color vinyl will you choose for your home?

Whether you are looking for a beautiful kitchen floor or something new for your bathroom, vinyl flooring is one of the options for your flooring. Vinyl flooring has been growing in popularity over the past few years. But before going with popular opinion, let’s take a look at why this flooring is so popular.

Many Different Types of Vinyl Flooring

Vinyl flooring actually comes in two different types including sheet, tile, and plank flooring. Sheet vinyl flooring is laid down in sheets that are either six or 12-feet wide. Tile vinyl flooring comes in nine or 12-inch squares that mimic the look of tile. Plank vinyl flooring simulates stone and wood and comes in plank shapes, which are often 7 inches wide by 48 inches long. There are also three different types of finishes for vinyl flooring. No-wax finishes are great for areas with light foot traffic and minimal exposure to dirt and moisture. Urethane finishes a heavier finish than the no-wax finish. It stands up to moderate foot traffic and is resistant to scuffing. Enhanced urethane finishes are the toughest finishes available. They are accommodating to heavy foot traffic and is resistant to scratches and stains. Vinyl flooring in all its forms has many different benefits to the flooring.

Extremely Durable

Vinyl flooring is known for its durability. When this flooring is installed and maintained properly, vinyl flooring can last up to 20 years. This flooring is a great choice for the rooms that see a lot of foot traffic. Vinyl flooring also has a wear layer on its surface that helps it resist the scratches and stains many floors attract. Some vinyl products even offer warranties up to 15 years on the wear layer.

Beauty in the Design

Many homeowners love the design of vinyl flooring. This flooring comes in many different colors and patterns that make this flooring versatile. Combine a solid and a composite vinyl flooring to create a unique pattern or choose either a printed or solid vinyl. You can create the look of stone or hardwood flooring without the expense of natural material.

Vinyl flooring will give your home a beautiful, unique look that you crave. For more information on choosing vinyl flooring, call Jim Boyd’s Flooring America today!

Vinyl Flooring with Jim Boyd’s Flooring America!

Is your home ready for carpet dyeing? Jim Boyd’s Flooring America is happy to provide our customers with top-notch service to meet any and all of their flooring needs. We have the knowledge and experience to assess your needs and help you choose the right floors for your family’s home. Make an appointment today or give us a call at 410-667-0620 so we can keep your carpet looking great for years to come. To follow us online, don’t forget to check out our FacebookTwitterYouTubePinterestHouzzLinkedInFlickr, and Google+.

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