Is Vinyl Flooring Durable?

Sep 7, 2021 | Vinyl | 0 comments

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Is Vinyl Flooring Durable?

Vinyl is often chosen as a preferred flooring option due to its flexibility and affordability.

It is able to resist moisture and avoid mould growth.

This is thanks to it being constructed from man-made materials.

But did you know that vinyl is also incredibly durable?

How Vinyl Flooring Is Made

Vinyl flooring is layered.

Each layer contributes to vinyl flooring’s unique properties.

When vinyl flooring is properly fitted, it is as waterproof as a hard floor is capable of being.

Not only does it protect your home from moisture but it helps protect against mould and mildew.

This flooring option is ideal for kitchens, bathrooms, and laundry rooms.

Its unique construction protects it from:


Every form of vinyl flooring is built with a protective layer that protects the design layer from gouges, scratches, and other damage.

Simply keep the floor free from dirt and grime and mop occasionally to keep it looking as good as new.

Some vinyl flooring comes with unique specifications.

For example, some are fitted with fibreglass which makes them even more scratch-resistant.

For a full understanding of vinyl and its potential properties, make sure to contact us.


Vinyl is flexible and will not crack easily unlike other flooring materials like tiles or even hardwood.


The protective layer on most vinyl means that if anything is spilt, it is easy to wipe up and you never again have to worry about stains.

We hope you enjoyed this quick rundown of the durability of vinyl.

If you’d like to discuss it in greater detail, make sure to call us or check out our services page if you would like us to fit your vinyl flooring.

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