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The benefit of waterproof floors

Though it’s relatively new to the flooring industry, waterproof flooring offers benefits that put it above many traditional types of flooring for areas that are prone to damage from spills or leaks. Waterproof flooring has a dense extruded waterproof core which gives it a unique balance of strength and resilience. It is 100% waterproof and will not delaminate or swell when exposed to moisture or spills.

Waterproof flooring is resilient

This unique flooring type resists scratches, dents and stains. Many have an impenetrable vinyl backing that is laid with a waterproof adhesive which protects from water penetration. Because of its special construction, it holds advantages over traditional floor coverings used in areas prone to spills.

Waterproof flooring is easy to clean

Waterproof floors have no grime or dirt traps, making it exceptionally easy to clean. It can mimic the look of your favorite floors including wood and tile. We recommend using the manufacturer's cleaning products to keep your floors looking their best.

Waterproof flooring is here to stay

The advancements in technology have increased the popularity of waterproof floors, especially in areas prone to moisture. There is a wide variety of waterproof flooring styles available in a multitude of visuals and realistic designs. We invite you to browse our catalog HERE or visit the Metro Flooring showroom to see them in person.

Featured waterproof products

Solidtech - Pleaston Plank Colby
Colby by Premiere Performance

Why choose waterproof vinyl tile?

Many people are noticing the buzz about waterproof vinyl tile. This certainly isn’t your grandmother’s vinyl, and there are more benefits with this flooring material than with a lot of others. Used in many high-end homes, resorts and commercial locations across the country, waterproof vinyl tile is certainly getting its time in the spotlight.

Is waterproof vinyl tile for you? It just might be! Let’s look at some of the details about this flooring to see if it suits your own lifestyle. Feel free to contact us at Metro Flooring with any questions you may have.

Waterproof vinyl for today's homes

Waterproof vinyl tile can be installed much quicker than hardwood, stone or tile. In fact, it can usually be done in about half the time. Since some of these vinyl types can be installed without using glue, nails or staples, there’s no trouble at all in getting in and getting it done quickly.

One of the things that has really allowed waterproof vinyl tile to find its place in today’s flooring market is its amazing durability. Thanks to an amazing protective top layer, it is resistant to scratches, chips, cracking, scuffs and so much more.

But that’s not all! Waterproof vinyl is also much warmer under foot than other hard flooring types. You might find that you don’t even need area rugs, and it will still absorb sound and create a quieter living space than before.
Waterproof Flooring in San Diego CA from Metro Flooring

Waterproof vinyl drawbacks

Vinyl has always been thought of as a cheap flooring material. If you think so as well, then you might be surprised to find that waterproof vinyl can cost nearly as much as hardwood and ceramic.

However, even though the price is higher than most vinyl you’re familiar with, the benefits are well worth it.

We're here to help you choose the perfect waterproof vinyl tile

At Metro Flooring, we work to make sure you’re 100% satisfied with your flooring choice. We serve the areas of La Jolla, San Diego, Scripps Ranch, Carmel Valley and Poway with a showroom located in San Diego, CA. We’d love it if you stopped in to check out our selection of waterproof vinyl flooring.

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