Based on shape and size, vinyl flooring can be divided into 4 types
Sheet rigid core spc flooring
Sheet rigid core spc flooring is like smaller planks that are still large enough to cover smaller floor areas at a time. Sheet rigid core spc flooring is typically between 6 and 12 feet (1,000 mm to 2,000 mm) in length and is ideal for bathrooms or smaller kitchens. They are available in a variety of options. In most cases, the system will require you to choose between loose (floating), upholstered (insulated) or fully vinyl laminate. The main differences are the different installation methods and the presence of comfort layers. Padded vinyl flooring is glued to a special comfort layer and can be applied practically to any surface. However, full vinyl sheeting requires a smooth subfloor and can only be held together at the edges. The best vinyl flooring is loose (floating) flooring in which the sheets are laid loosely on the floor and can only be adhered around with adhesive tape.
Rigid core planks are an excellent choice for people who want the look and durability of hardwood flooring at a low cost. The planks come in large, square or one-piece vinyl rolls. Many people prefer to use rigid core plank because of the similarity to hardwood flooring. Plank flooring is the least time-consuming, but be aware that even minor damage may mean you have to replace your flooring completely. Vinyl (PVC) plank flooring sizes: 4" x 36", 6" x 36", 8" x 36", thickness: 1.2mm - 3.0mm.
According to some interior designers, rigid vinyl tile isn't exactly "classy". However, there are a variety of practical reasons to consider them. Most importantly, rigid vinyl tile can be easily removed or replaced without having to adjust the entire floor coverage. Also, if you want the floor to resemble a high-end marble floor, for example, rigid vinyl tile will look elegant. Square rigid vinyl tiles are available in 12" x 12", 18" x 18", 24" x 24" and in thicknesses from 1.2mm to 3.0mm.
Rigid core luxury vinyl plank has a wood and stone look and is designed to resist moisture and the daily wear and tear of the most active houses. If you don't mind spending the extra money, luxury vinyl tile may be a great choice for your home. With 3D imaging technology, rigid core luxury vinyl plank can mimic almost any style of flooring. In addition, the embossed layer mimics texture, giving your luxury vinyl a more realistic look. Rigid core luxury vinyl plank is the ideal type of flooring for private homes and commercial locations. It can be installed anywhere in the home, such as bathrooms, kitchens, basements and laundry rooms, as well as in a variety of commercial locations, such as hotels, restaurants.
The durability of vinyl floor cannot be overestimated. This applies to all types of vinyl flooring. Because of the various plasticizers processed into vinyl, almost any type of vinyl can be used in any environment. It all depends on your personal preferences and needs, your interior design, and your budget.