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The Vinyl Consideration Factors

No doubt you have heard the words vinyl flooring thrown around when you have been considering making a change to your home design. There is a very good reason that this word has been highlighted in your enquiries.

Luxury vinyl flooring, or LVT as it is known, is the most versatile flooring option in the form of narrow planks instead of standard square-shaped options that most people are accustomed to. It is also an affordable option that provides the look of real hardwood at a fraction of the cost – and that is simply the beginning of the benefits on such brands as Luvanto luxury vinyl flooring.

Supporting Your Investment

Your home is undoubtedly the biggest investment you make in your life, resulting in wanting the very best materials to layer it with. No one wants to spend vast amounts of money on subpar products that may get the job done, but not to a great standard.

Therefore, vinyl flooring takes its position not just as the most affordable option, but also as one designed for longevity. The advantages that vinyl flooring offers within these factors speak for themselves. Although it is cheaper, it is not a cheap product – far from it.

Estimates for real hardwood flooring are typically very expensive, which automatically makes the vinyl more cost-efficient at achieving the same level of beauty real hardwood can. As hardwood costs around 10 times the amount that a vinyl plank does, those working towards a budget surely stand to benefit from the savings it brings.

Installation Savings

Vinyl flooring planks are not the hardest product to self-install, which makes them perfect to add some extra savings by not relying on a professional install.

As a do-it-yourself project, you won’t require expensive tools or specialist skills to get your floor looking right the first time laying it. It all comes down to the space in question, as larger spaces will take more time and you may require a hand from someone to get it done in one day. The major preparation comes in the form of levelling out your subfloor, ensuring that it is smooth, clean and dry before laying over it.

The project will still be easy to complete, but preparing for the ease by making sure all potential complications that will slow the process down are taken care of makes sure it goes off without any unwanted surprises.

Keeping Up Appearances

Whatever wood-like patterns and colours you see in your mind when envisioning your perfect floor can be discovered in the various luxury wood effect vinyl flooring brands you are presented with at Floorbay.

From the many huge selections of styles, textures, colours and sizes available, there is something perfect for your home that is easy and cost-effective to implement. Contact the team at Floorbay today to discover the various opportunities on offer for your home design.



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How to best care for your luxury vinyl flooring

Once you’ve chosen your perfect luxury vinyl floor for your home or workplace, next comes the concerns of how to maintain that pristine, fresh flooring feel. Don’t worry, this guide will go through the actions you can take to ensure your flooring fulfils a long and healthy lifespan, both preventative and after accidents have occurred….

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One of the questions we’re commonly asked here at Floorbay is which is better – Luxury Vinyl Plank vs Luxury Tile Flooring. Of course, being luxury flooring specialists, we’re huge advocates of them both. However, we want you to be certain you’re selecting the right choice for you and your needs, so we’ve complied this…

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