Why Luxury Vinyl

The return of what used to be called vinyl is based largely on superior design texture high-fashion looks and durability. A properly installed and maintained high quality vinyl floor can last 20 to 30 years.  Recent improvements in wear layers have enhanced vinyl’s resistance to stains, scratches, moisture and fading. Vinyl’s surface is waterproof which allows for worry-free living even when spills are not wiped up immediately. Vinyl will withstand the effects of moisture on its surface, because of all of these benefits vinyl sheet is one of the best choices for high traffic areas and households with active families! There are several qualities  styles  colours  and textures to choose form which allow it to fit any size of budget.

Before purchasing vinyl you need to answer the following questions:

  • Does it fit my taste and match my lifestyle?
  • How long do I expect to keep my vinyl before replacing it?
  • How is the room going to be used?
  • Will it have heavy or light traffic?
  • What type of subfloor is it going on?

If you want to mimic the look and texture of natural materials such as hardwood  stone or ceramic  or if you prefer a visual that’s only possible with modern print technology vinyl flooring offers you the widest array of designs and colors in any one flooring category. Vinyl is the most recommended flooring product for high moisture areas like bathrooms, kitchens. mudrooms. Commercial vinyl is commonly used as a budget and maintenance friendly solution.

If you are considering a vinyl or ceramic floor remember underlayment is required in most cases. This may raise your existing floor 1/4″ to 3/4″. This added height would change existing transitions to other floors and alter appliance heights. At Carpet Castle every effort will be made to address this issue prior to the installation of your new floor

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Care and Maintenance

Vinyl flooring is attractive, durable, and long-lasting, even under a home’s highest-traffic conditions, but the product is certainly not indestructible. Fortunately, cleaning vinyl flooring is a fairly straightforward and inexpensive process, and with proper care, it’s easy to maintain the material’s eye-catching appearance.

For further care and maintenance of your luxury vinyl flooring visit, Tarkett Flooring


Sweep or vacuum regularly to remove grit and sand that can abrade, dull or scratch your new floor. Do not use a vacuum with a beater brush, because it may damage the floor’s surface.

Spots & Spills

Wipe up spills promptly with a damp cloth or mop. A light weekly washing will be needed, and possibly more frequently depending on type and frequency
of traffic.

Professional Cleaning

In time high traffic areas may begin to show reduction of gloss. A high quality floor polish may have to be applied. In time it may be necessary to strip the old layers of polish and apply fresh coats.

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