Top Five Benefits of Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring

May 17, 2020 2 min read

top five benefits of LVP flooring

We all know about wood floors, tile, carpet, and even laminate, but what about luxury vinyl plank flooring (better known as LVP)? 

We thought you’d never ask!

Here are some of the reasons why we love LVP for both residential and commercial use…

It’s Waterproof

Unlike any of its competitors, LVP is completely waterproof, which means it’s ideal for spaces where you might find water: bathrooms, kitchens, basements, and laundry rooms, for example.

LVP Benefit - Waterproof Flooring

With LVP, the materials and the way that the planks fit together mean that you won’t have to worry about unexpected flooding ruining your floors. You won’t be upset if you discover a water spill or pet accident that wasn’t cleaned up immediately. Luxury vinyl flooring can handle whatever (liquid) you can throw at it, which makes it unique in the world of flooring. 

It’s Durable

Luxury vinyl flooring is designed to last, no matter what sort of environment it finds itself in. Thanks to a rigid core layer and a scratch-resistant, dent-resistant top layer, LVP flooring can stand up to heavy foot traffic, which makes it a great choice for homes with kids and pets AND for stores and restaurants.

LVP Benefit: Durable Flooring Option for Pets and Kids

It’s Low-Maintenance

One of our favorite things about LVP is that it’s so easy to care for! As long as you keep it swept and give it a once-weekly mopping, you’ll find that it will continue to look amazing for as long as you own it.

LVP Benefit - Low Maintenance Flooring

It doesn’t require any fancy products or specialized cleaners, either. When it comes to the flooring world, LVP is as down-to-earth as you can find!

It’s Affordable

Stacked against the competition, LVP is a standout in the price category. Who knew you could get good-looking, easy-to-maintain, sturdy flooring without breaking the bank?

LVP Benefit: Affordable Flooring Option

You AND your wallet will be comfortable with the choice to go with LVP in your home or business!

It’s Beautiful

And last but not least...did we mention how amazing LVP looks? It’s got a realistic wood grain finish without any of the hassles of dealing with wood floors. Win-win! No matter your aesthetic, there’s an LVP option that will perfectly complement your design vision. 

LVP Benefit: Beautiful Modern Flooring

Shop Luxury Vinyl Plank 

At MyFlooring, we love LVP (a lot -- can you tell?), and we wanted to share the love by offering it to our customers, including full-service installation AND ano-holds-barred warranty. As an online flooring retailer, we don’t employ pushy salespeople or operate expensive brick-and-mortar stores, so we pass all those savings directly to you. 

Get Comfortable with the new way toshop luxury vinyl plank flooring



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