LVT stands for Luxury Vinyl Tile. It looks like natural wood or stone but has more benefits. LVT gives you a wide range of sizes, designs, colors and shapes from where you can choose when flooring your environment. LVT is made of 8 layers from base to the top coating. Combining Wood composite core with Polyvinyl Chloride Core gives you a softer floor. Having a rigid core adds stability to Vinyl. It protects the floor from scratches and stains. A rigid core is made of wood or stone plastic composite core for added durability. There are a number of reasons why customers have started using LVT more. It is mainly because of the cheaper price compared to wood or stone flooring, it is also waterproof, durable to heat and can be installed in your entire home without any doubt! Because of it’s luxury effect, LVT can be used in offices, institutions, restaurants, without worrying of it’s resistance to foot traffic.
Wood-look is a very preferred option nowadays so technology has made it possible to give costumers a cheaper version with the same aesthetic appeal, by creating LVT. You can not use wood in water-prone areas, but LVT due to its water- resistant advantage, can be used in the kitchen, bathroom. For those who like classic wood-alike flooring, LVT has many options that resemble to it. It comes in different designs and textures so you can choose through a wide range of options.
LVT offers a totally acoustic environment due to its design made to reduce noise.
Where is acoustic flooring most necessary? In living areas, apartments, fitness etc. There are common areas which are occupied and used by many individuals on a daily basis, so an acoustic flooring is perfect for sound observation.
Hotels and motels are also places visited by clients on a daily basis, and the last thing you want is unhappy restless guests because of noisy steps. Especially if they are located in busy areas you need to make sure noise is not a disadvantage for your guests comfort during their stay. Hospitality is always a plus!
LVT fits every budget, so if you are not prepared to spend a lot but still want that luxury effect, LVL will give you that wood effect. It will be cheaper than wood and easier to install. If you’re looking for a floor that offers you durability, good price and easy to maintain LVT is your right choice.