More and more people are choosing cheap wood vinyl floors as their floor of preference. There is nothing cheap about it – except its price. Vinyl is considered first-rate flooring material on all the counts that matter. Vinyl is relatively inexpensive. Compared with other types of flooring, vinyl leads the pack when it comes to savings. It costs less per square metre. In the long run, you chalk up even greater savings. Vinyl is resilient and enduring; it can serve you for longer than other types of flooring. It also takes very little to maintain it and keep it looking brand new.
Vinyl is also easy to install, thus saving you money on paying for the man-hours of people you hire to install it for you. In fact, some people who are handy with some basic tools even opt to install their vinyl floor successfully as a do-it-yourself project.
The benefits of these floors:
- Luxury vinyl flooring is the refreshing option in place of the more expensive flooring made of natural stone, ceramic tiles, or wood. There are printed vinyl tiles which look exactly like its authentic counterpart – without the heavy price tag. Your rooms will look beautiful and rich with these look-alikes.
- Many people dream of having warm and amazingly lovely wood as flooring. However, they are put off by the expense, as well as by the thought of how difficult it is to maintain a floor made of wood. Due to advancements in manufacturing technology, you can now have a floor that looks like your choice of any wood – even tropical, hard-to-find or exotic wood – without the headaches associated with wood. You may opt for luxury vinyl flooring which looks like solid hard-to-find classic hardwood.
- You may even have vinyl flooring with a wood pattern in your basement or bathroom, areas which are a definite no-no for wood floors because of their closeness to water. You may also have the same pattern installed in your kitchen, an area where very few would consider wood for because of the heavy foot traffic and a strong likelihood of spills and stains.
You may also choose to go natural with luxury vinyl flooring that has the lushness and freshness of expensive natural stone. Made of vinyl, however, your floors are warmer and more comfortable to step on. They will be easier and simpler to care for. And wood vinyl floors will look vibrant, naturally textured, and imbued with a perfect blend of beautiful effervescent hues and tones.