The Benefits of Luxury Vinyl Tiles and Planks

By : Heather Scrooby

Posted on : July 24, 2020

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    Luxury Vinyl Tiles LVTs, Residential,

The improvements in Luxury Vinyl Tiles (LVT) and Planks (LVP) makes it difficult to tell the difference between this product and the real alternative by sight alone. This makes them suitable for even the most discerning decorator. LVTs and LVPs are visually appealing and successfully mimic real stone, ceramic and wooden flooring.  There are many benefits to Luxury Vinyl Tiles (LVTs) and LVPs that make them suitable for almost any application.

Listed below are a few benefits of Luxury Vinyl Tiles.

Value for money

LVTs and LVPs are generally cheaper to purchase initially; And are often quicker and easier to install than other types of flooring. Designed for high-traffic rooms they are durable and suitable for tough areas.  Ultimately costing you less to maintain over time.

Durability

LVTs were designed for high traffic commercial environments. Manufactured from robust materials you can rest assured that LVTs are a high quality product that is built to last.

Eco Friendly - A less commonly known benefit of Luxury Vinyl Tiles

Many LVT designs are made from 100% vinyl and meet the green building standards commercially.

Versatile

All LVTs are hard wearing and come in many different designs, with options for grip and slip resistance and water resistance making the LVT suitable for all areas of your home, including bathrooms, kitchens and stairs.

Warmth

LVTs are softer and warmer than their mimicked counterparts, making it more comfortable to walk and stand on for long periods of time. If you have a pet, they will thank you for choosing Luxury Vinyl Tiles or Planks.

Sound Insulation

With an average thickness of 2mms, walking on LVTs is much quieter than most of the mimicked counterparts.

Maintenance

Clean LVTs easily with a mop.  LVTs require very little maintenance and are resistant to stains, ensuring your floor stays looking good. But accidents happen and sometimes part of a floor needs to be replaced. Repairing LVTs is quick, easy and cost effective.  Sold in individual packs, LVTs can easily be removed and replaced with minimum fuss and cost.

Another benefit of Luxury Vinyl Tiles - DIY Friendly

If you are up to the task of doing your own flooring, LVTs and LVPs are one of the easiest types of flooring to lay.

If you love the elegance and luxury of natural flooring materials but need value and warmth, then LVTs or LVPs are a viable solution.

ACRA Fitouts provides a wide range of LVTs and LVPs with the option for DIY or using our experienced fitters to fit it for you. If you are thinking of any type of flooring project, give us a call on +353 (0)27 55675 or email us at info@acraltd.ie to find an LVT/LVP option to suit your needs.

Or visit our showroom: the Old Creamery, Colomane, Bantry, P75 F788 to view our extensive range.

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