Looks – Replicates the look of wood, stone, marble, and ceramic
Formats – Several formats
Durability – Dependant upon quality, best products are scratch, stain and scuff resistant
Comfort – Soft & Quiet
Sound – Quiet
Installation – Professional or DIY. Can be glued, stapled or floated
Maintenance – Damp Mop using resilient Cleaners, Sweeping, Vacuum
Areas of Use – All levels of the home and rooms including bathrooms*
Advantages – Largest range of visuals & colors, easy to clean, sanitary, warm, great value, wide range of price points, quick installation time, multiple installation options
Disadvantages – Susceptible to burns and cuts
Environmental – Moderate.
Cost Range – Low to Expensive
* note – Always check with the manufacture as to recommendations on areas to be installed, and any special instructions for repair and refinishing that may be required. Adhering to manufactures cleaning and maintenance instructions should be followed, in addition to maintaining appropriate humidity levels.