Vinyl sheets are often used as alternatives to natural stone, ceramic tile, or even hardwood, especially in rooms like kitchens, laundry rooms, and bathrooms that are more prone to moisture. Layered construction provides stability, cushioning and a protective finish for durability.
It comes in rolls 12 feet wide that the flooring company will cut to size. Depending on the size of your room, you might need just one roll, but regardless, this type of flooring leaves very few (or none) seams.
Can I get sheet vinyl flooring that looks like hardwood or natural stone?
When thinking of vinyl sheets, most people imagine kitchens from decades past. Things have definitely changed. Innovative technology allows us to create vinyl sheets with patterns and textures so realistic that they can be mistaken for real hardwood, ceramic or stone flooring. Homeowners with great taste choose premium vinyl sheet over other types of flooring because of its winning combination of realism, trendy elegance, and practical durability.
What are my design options for vinyl flooring?
“Natural realism” is a popular trend in sheet vinyl flooring. Many homeowners want to replicate the look and feel of objects found in the natural world, but also want the hassle-free maintenance of vinyl.
Range of Color Options
There is no shortage of color options in sheet vinyl floors. For looks inspired by natural materials like hardwood, stone, and slate, you’ll find shades of white, beige, red, orange, brown, green, blue, and gray. Other styles such as geometric patterns and black and white checkerboards are also available.
Nowadays, several collections of sheet vinyl flooring have improved color clarity and relief that create a texture that matches the patterns. This is what makes many wood or stone look vinyl sheet floors look a lot like real materials.
The level of realism of some of these collections is truly incredible. The same goes for the range of on-trend styles you can get:
- Traditional hardwood
- Exotic wood species
- Rustic and weathered wood
- Worn wood
- Decorative geometric patterns
Where can I install sheet vinyl flooring?
Versatile vinyl sheet flooring is perfect for any room in the house. You can install it on any floor of the house: above ground, at ground level or below it. It is a good choice especially for high traffic areas like kitchens and playrooms, or rooms prone to humidity like bathrooms and laundry rooms. Vinyl sheet is designed for flat and level surfaces. No stairs unfortunately!
How long will the vinyl sheet flooring last?
Vinyl sheets can be quite durable. In fact, many Armstrong Flooring vinyl sheet products are warranted for 25 years or even lifetime for residential use. For floors designed to last the longest, look for sheet vinyl collections that have the highest resistance to scuffs, stains and wear
What are my installation options for vinyl flooring?
We offer you two installation options for Armstrong Flooring vinyl sheets. Which method you choose will depend on your personal preferences and what is suitable for the product. For example, Armstrong Flooring’s fiberglass and StrataMax products can be installed using either of these two methods, while felt-backed vinyl sheets can only be installed with adhesive tape. full display.
Modified Loose Lay – vinyl is cut in place and secured with double-sided tape in heavy traffic areas.
Full -spread adhesive – You spread a peel-off or permanent adhesive over the existing subfloor or floor, then lay the vinyl sheet flat.
Of course, there is always the option of professional installation which might be worth your while, despite the additional costs, if you are not an experienced handyman.