Does Vinyl Flooring Dent?

For the consumer searching for an affordable, stunning looking floor; vinyl flooring offers a nice and affordable solution. 

Luxury vinyl plank flooring will work in any room in your home. It is an ideal choice for those water prone areas as well as the active household.

The cons of vinyl click plank flooring include the fact that the vinyl planks can dent easily under pressure. Vinyl flooring does dent easier comparing to the wood floors because it is less dense material. Here are a few precautionary measurements to take. Try your hardest not to drop anything too heavy, try and use furniture coasters to help prevent denting as well, also keep a floor mat in high traffic areas. High traffic areas can show wear and scratches over time. For commercial spaces use vinyl floors with higher wear-layer to avoid potential damage, we suggest 12 mil and higher wear-layer vinyl floors for a high-traffic areas.

Most manufacturers will not honor warranty requests when vinyl floor is not installed properly. Make sure to follow all installation directions, you may want to hire a professional to install your vinyl plank flooring.

Vinyl floor is affordable, durable and if selected properly will withstand the wear and tear that can be tossed its way. But don't forget to educate yourself and know your limitations when it comes to the maintenance, installation and warranty regulations. Know the pros and cons before you buy your vinyl floor in order to appreciate