Vinyl is a specific type of plastic. Vinyl flooring is a product made by layering different materials, including vinyl. The most common type of vinyl floor consist of 4 layers: a felt, fiberglass or vinyl backing; a core layer; a decorative layer with the flooring pattern; and a final “wear layer” on top that protects the flooring from scratches and scuffs.
“Resilient flooring” is a term used for flooring that has some elasticity to it. This is the case with vinyl – it is a firm flooring product with a bit of “give.” The terms vinyl and resilient flooring are often used interchangeably. However, it’s important to note that there are some non-vinyl, resilient flooring options, including cork, rubber and linoleum.”
LUXURY VINYL PLANK
Luxury Vinyl Tile or (Plank) flooring has come a long way. While LVT floors have always been the first choice where moisture is present, LVT flooring can now be the first choice when it comes to fashion. Believe it or not, LVT floors, has changed dramatically. With more design choices than any other type of flooring, more realistic designs, more durability and easier maintenance, today’s LVT floors are truly amazing.