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Sustainable Flooring Choices

Sustainability is one of the most crucial aspects of today’s way of life. It is a word finding its way into everything as we try to lead better lives and provide care for our planet. From reducing our carbon footprint to conserving our natural resources, sustainability is truly something that has taken to heart. One area where it has truly made a change is in the flooring world, where sustainable flooring has been at the forefront of design trends.

In luxury vinyl flooring, sustainability is not just a trend – it is a necessity.

Sustainability on the Rise

LVT (luxury vinyl tile) has been a product of significant growth in recent years, both in development and popularity. It is a growth that is showing no signs of slowing soon.

As the environmental impact of traditional flooring materials becomes more evident as time passes, homeowners are opting to install alternatives that will reduce the harm done to the planet. Luvanto luxury vinyl flooring goes beyond aesthetics and durability – it focuses on an entire lifecycle from production to disposal.

What Makes LVT Sustainable?

LVT uses materials which are rapidly renewable or recyclable, including bamboo, cork, reclaimed wood, and recycled rubber. These materials reduce demand for virgin resources and play a minimum on environmental impact.

Quick-Step vinyl flooring prioritizes low or no VOC emissions, ensuring healthier indoor environments. It is also designed to last, withstanding heavy use, and able to maintain its look for longer than traditional flooring. The longevity of LVT reduces any need for frequent replacement sources.

LVT is also recyclable and biodegradable, meaning it can be repurposed and reduce waste.

LVT Benefits

LVT, such as Polyflor and Karndean Click vinyl flooring, reduces the impact on natural resources, helps to conserve forests, and minimizes waste in landfills. Their low VOC emissions mean better indoor air quality that will contribute to your family’s health and well-being.

While some sustainable options may have a higher upfront cost, their longevity leads to cost savings over time, as replacements and maintenance are vastly reduced. Embracing sustainability enhances your homeowner image, appealing to buyers should you ever decide to sell your property in the future.

The drive towards sustainable flooring offers an array of benefits to your home, as well as a statement to positively contribute to the environment and a greener, responsible future.

Contact the team at Floorbay today to discuss and discover sustainable flooring options in luxury vinyl flooring, making your flooring choice a positive installation for the planet.



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