Vinyl flooring is highly water resistant hence it is popularly used in wet areas of the home such as the kitchen and bathrooms. It is less slippery than regular floor tiles and is perfectly easy to clean. The surface of the vinyl sheet flooring does not hold on to dirt and stains so there really is not much problem to deal with all the unavoidable spills, splashes, drops, leaks and steamy condition that may occur in the kitchen or the bathroom. Vinyl flooring is also perfectly suitable to be used in the living room as well as the bedroom.
When buying this product, you are usually given the option to choose sizes of 2, 3 and 4 metre rolls of vinyl, depending on your needs, and there are practically more than hundreds of different designs available. Among the few renown brands of vinyl sheet flooring manufacturers are Armstrong, Serenity and Rhinofloor.
You can often find a large collection of wood effect vinyl floorings in stores and among the more popular materials is oak because it really resembles the surface of the real wood. The oak effect vinyl floor also has a set of color variations such as bleached oak, charcoal black and dark brown. Apart from this, there are also a number of other nice wood effects including ash, beech, elm, hazel and walnut, as well as mimics of natural stone materials and tile patterns.
If you are building a modern and contemporary interior, you might want something different, something more simple and that means you should look for solid color vinyl flooring. Solid colors are best suited for modern interior designs that are based on color hues and shades which create a more roomy and sharp look.
Vinyl sheet flooring can also be cushioned with the use of foam or rubber padding, giving extra comfort to your feet.