Vinyl Tiles are one of the best alternatives to hardwood flooring on the market, and are incredibly popular amongst homeowners. They are complimentary to text wall tiling as well! Today’s vinyl is incredibly attractive and economical, so is perfect for family homes. It comes in a range of different designs and colours, so there is something for everyone.
They are especially popular in kitchens and bathroom, as they offer excellent resistance to water and stains, and are durable and incredibly versatile. Water is easily cleaned up without leaving stains behind. Any spillages are of no concern and won’t damage your flooring, as opposed to hardwood which can stain and leave watermarks. Cleaning vinyl is even easier! All it needs is quick mop with a damp mop head and that will do the trick!
It is also one of the easiest floors to install, with the best DIY fitting solution on the market. It’s fitted using a click-fit system, which as it sounds, simply clicks into place! It can also be fitted with a self adhesive system, which involves glueing the floor down, this is the most popular method amongst fitters. The fitting process can require patience, so it’s important you give yourself plenty of time. It’s also important you know exaftly what design you want before fitting, as it can become very clustered and look messy.
Vinyl flooring is also traditionally one of the cheaper floorings on the market, and is certainly cheaper to buy than solid or engineered wood products, yet still retains its visual appeal. There is bound to be something to suit every environment, ranging from the colour to the finish there is something for everyone, and it is easy to see why this is one of the most popular floors on the market. If you’re a home on a budget, the next best option is laminate as it is easily one the cheapest options on the market. If you have a little more money to spend however, we would absolutely recommend vinyl.