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Are There Any Disadvantages to Vinyl Flooring?

April 20, 2020 2:40 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

When homeowners go shopping for new floors, their first thought is often hardwood flooring in Santa Cruz, CA. There are a ton of options out there, and it’s important to consider them all before making a final decision. One of the choices we always recommend checking out is vinyl. This post will cover aspects of both the downsides and the advantages to this material: Appearance: You want your new floors to look great throughout their entire lifespan. Unfortunately, this might not be the case when you opt for vinyl. Though vinyl planks and tiles look fine initially, they’re susceptible to... View Article

Six Reasons Why You Should Consider Installing Vinyl Floors

December 24, 2019 11:30 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

So, it’s time to replace all or some of the flooring in your house. You’ve had your eye on stone tile flooring and natural hardwood planks—both fantastic material options—but these products and installation services do not come cheap. Enter another option: vinyl flooring. Vinyl is an ever-popular flooring option, and it has been for decades. It mimics the look and feel of natural wood planks and wood tiles for a fraction of the cost. New vinyl floors hold strong against stains, scratches and other types of damage. Take a look at all your options before choosing your new floors. If... View Article

Do I Need a Protector on My Vinyl Floor for My Rolling Desk Chair?

January 23, 2019 6:24 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Even though vinyl flooring in Santa Cruz, CA should hold up pretty well to the use of a rolling desk chair, it can still be a good idea to put down a chair mat or floor protector. You’ll find these mats in many professional offices and home offices alike. If you’ve recently put down new vinyl flooring, you might be wondering whether it’s worth investing in mats for the chairs as well. Here are just a few of the reasons why you might consider using a protector for your rolling desk chair on your vinyl flooring. Floor protection Chances are... View Article

Will My Dog’s Nails Scratch Vinyl Flooring?

January 9, 2019 6:23 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

One of the questions we often receive from customers is whether they need to be worried about using vinyl flooring if they have a dog. There are some concerns that the vinyl might get scratched up by the dog’s claws, or otherwise not be able to hold up to long-term exposure to doggy behavior. Fortunately, vinyl flooring can be an excellent option if you have pets. Thanks to the upgrades in today’s technology, it can mimic the look of natural stone tile or hardwood without doing the same damage to your budget, and while also being much easier on your... View Article

The Benefits of Vinyl Flooring in Santa Cruz, CA

June 28, 2018 7:41 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Vinyl flooring started to become popular in the United States just after World War II, and by the 1950s it was a major player in the flooring industry, especially for bathrooms and kitchens. Today it continues to be a popular option for its versatility and cost effectiveness. While vinyl flooring in Santa Cruz, CA is certainly not without its drawbacks, there are plenty of advantages that make it an attractive option for homeowners. Here are just a few of those benefits: Few maintenance needs: Vinyl flooring is quite easy to maintain. If you regularly sweep it and use damp mops... View Article