Calgary Luxury Vinyl Floors

Luxury Vinyl Flooring Guide

Luxury Vinyl Flooring (LVF) is a popular and versatile flooring option that replicates the look and feel of natural materials like wood, stone, and tile, while offering several benefits such as durability, easy maintenance, and affordability. This guide will provide you with an overview of luxury vinyl flooring, its types, benefits, installation, maintenance, and more.

Types of Luxury Vinyl Flooring:

Luxury Vinyl Plank (LVP):
?Resembles hardwood planks and comes in various lengths, widths, and wood grain patterns.

Luxury Vinyl Tile (LVT):
?Mimics the appearance of stone or ceramic tiles and is available in different sizes and designs.

WPC (Wood Plastic Composite) Vinyl:?This type of LVF includes a waterproof core, making it suitable for areas prone to moisture, such as bathrooms and kitchens.

SPC (Stone Plastic Composite) Vinyl:?Similar to WPC but with a stone-based core, providing additional stability and durability.

Benefits of Luxury Vinyl Flooring:

Realistic Appearance:?LVF comes in a wide range of designs that closely replicate the look of natural materials.

Durability:?LVF is highly resistant to scratches, stains, and wear, making it suitable for high-traffic areas.

Waterproof Options:?WPC and SPC vinyl are waterproof, making them great choices for areas exposed to moisture.

Easy Maintenance:?LVF is easy to clean and maintain. Regular sweeping or vacuuming and occasional damp mopping are usually sufficient.

Comfort:?LVF often has a softer and warmer underfoot feel compared to natural materials like tile.

Cost-Effective:?Luxury vinyl flooring provides the look of premium materials at a fraction of the cost.

DIY-Friendly:?Many LVF options are designed for easy installation, often using click-and-lock systems that don't require adhesive.

Resale Value:?While LVF offers great value, some homebuyers still prefer genuine hardwood or natural stone, which could affect resale value.

Your Local Flooring Experts

Westvalley?Carpet & Flooring is a great place to choose luxury vinyl?materials and services
for your flooring needs of any size. We??provide professional experience, free estimates, and shop-at-home
services to help you find the perfect materials.

If you live in the Greater Calgary or Alberta areas, we invite you to visit either
of our showrooms
in North Calgary, South Calgary, AB, and Westvalley
Central (Calgary, AB), for the best luxury vinyl flooring in Calgary. We
look forward to helping you find the perfect luxury vinyl flooring for your home.