Why You Should Choose Vinyl Flooring and What You Need to Know About It

Renovators have been turning to Vinyl Flooring for decades thanks to its durability, reliability and the broad range of colours and wood grain flooring planks available. You too can achieve luxurious looks at a much more affordable price than alternative flooring options, such as hardwood flooring.

Even better, the DIY enthusiast will love vinyl flooring as it can be laid with minimal materials and specialist tools compared to other alternative flooring options.

The Pros of Choosing Vinyl Flooring

  • Vinyl planks are ideal for DIY flooring projects
  • Affordable and cheap vinyl plank flooring
  • Wide range of colours and natural wood grain flooring
  • Achieve luxury finishes without the price tag
  • Easy to clean, mop and remove stains
  • Vinyl flooring planks are water resistant
  • Very durable for both commercial and residential spaces
  • Soft underfoot step compared to hardwood floors

Highly Water Resistant Vinyl Flooring

A well insulated vinyl floor will make it resistant to water making it an ideal flooring option for kitchens, bathrooms and laundries. It can be a stunning point of difference in your home and a standout design feature in your wet areas.

Vinyl plank flooring can be a stunning point of difference in your:

  • Bathroom renovations and refurbishments
  • Kitchen renovations and redesigns
  • Laundry renovations and makeovers

The Durability of Vinyl Flooring and How To Clean

Vinyl flooring is constructed from several layers of resilient synthetic materials including a highly durable top layer which makes it perfect for high foot traffic areas, kids, shoes and animals.

Cleaning and maintenance of vinyl plank flooring is a breeze and having a dry mop on hand is highly recommended as it will be most effective when sweeping away dust, grit and general dirt from regular traffic.

Scuff marks on vinyl flooring should easily be wiped away with a damp cloth with the occasional need for floor cleaner or vinegar for the tougher stains. When it comes to cleaning up spills on vinyl flooring the simple use of plain water should be enough if you act quick enough, otherwise you can talk to the Volare flooring experts more about how to clean vinyl flooring.

Commercial Vinyl Flooring

Vinyl flooring has been a popular flooring option for commercial projects in Australia for decades as it offers the luxury look and feel of more expensive flooring options, provides softer underfoot step experience than hardwood floors and is easier to lay, requiring less time, specialist materials and labor costs.

Volare Tiles and Flooring supplies commercial vinyl flooring to projects Australia-wide so if you’re a high volume builder, architect or property developer then feel free to reach out to your local Volare flooring team or Volare flooring Head Office for commercial flooring enquiries.

Choosing the best vinyl flooring for your project

Browse the above range of vinyl flooring online or in a flooring showroom near you and compare the colours and woodgrains to the room design elements (eg. kitchen cabinets or bathroom vanity) and determine which vinyl style will suit your project best.

Volare also offers a FREE online consultation service where you can be guided through the vinyl flooring range by an interior design expert. Discuss you ideas, project space and get suggestions and handy advice about laying vinyl planks.

Vinyl plank flooring is known for its versatility while still creating a sleek finish to your room which is why DIY renovators love them. Whether you’re installing them in a kitchen, bathroom, laundry or bedroom you can easily lay it over any rigid and level surface.