Liberty Floor Covering

Vinyl and Vinyl Wood Flooring LVT

Types and info


The Basic Categories of Vinyl Flooring are 


Sheet Vinyl  

Commercial and Residential, comes in different grades, thicknesses and backings.

Usually comes in 6' or 12' wide rolls.

Ideal for Kitchens, Bathrooms, Laundry rooms, break rooms, examination rooms, operatories etc.

Backing options are Felt back, Vinyl Back, Fiberglass modified for loose lay and or full spread installation. Homogeneous for food processing areas and Certain medical facilities.


Luxury Vinyl Tile and Plank - LVT or LVP

The most "happening" kind of vinyl flooring. Comes in a huge variety of thickness and finish options. Looks like wood tile or stone. 

Can be installed full spread glue down installation with pressure sensitive / releasable adhesive or also available in glue less click format and can be installed floating for a wide variety of applications. Way too many variables in this product to explain, different overall thickness, Wear layer thickness, type of wear layer - PVC or Urethane. Way too many brands. Be careful while selecting these. Buy a local established brand from a decent vendor.


VCT or Vinyl Composite Tile

VCT is the toughest Vinyl flooring tile you can buy. It is a composite and comes in 12' x 12' squares in a wide variety of textures and colors. 

It is usually installed in commercial high traffic areas. It does need to be sealed & polished but it can attain a very beautiful high gloss which is very pleasing to the eye. It is also a low maintenance product. Another advantage of VCT is that it is a thru body thru color tile, meaning if you ever chip it, its the same color thru and it won't look bad. With proper care and maintenance VCT tile is expect to last for many many years. 


To get a more in-depth information on Vinyl Flooring and to buy the best flooring to suit your needs, please call our store or visit us and we will make sure you get the best deal.


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