Not every homeowner considers waterproof floors as their first choice for new flooring. Some think that it is strictly used for areas like basements and laundry rooms while others believe there are too few options fora great décor-matching appearance. These materials are indeed perfect for the wettest areas of your home, but that's not the end of the story.
You can create stunning good looks with these materials throughout your entire home, thanks to the ability to choose from more than one product line. What's more, you'll get great benefits that can add up to equal the perfect flooring overall.
Did you know about the massive variety available to you in waterproof flooring? You can choose from products such as luxury vinyl flooring (LVF), porcelain tile, and some stone varieties for amazing appearance options. Each of these products have their characteristics and benefits as well, so one is probably better for you than the others.
In luxury vinyl, you’ll find appearances that mimic all-natural stone, wood, and tile options, yet 100% waterproof and extremely durable. Porcelain offers amazing looks and durability with a lifespan that can easily reach 50 years. In the stone line, you can find products that meet your waterproof needs and that also offer lifespans that can reach 100 years or more.
Each different product also has different installation requirements, which could be a factor in your flooring needs. Stone and tile installations take longer and require a great deal of experience, while luxury vinyl is quicker and easier and allows you to walk on your floors immediately.
No matter which material you choose, you can expect the very best in durability. In addition to resistance to water damage, they also resist stains, scuffs, scratches, cracks, and fading.