While it is true that a ceramic floor is expensive, time-consuming, and not easy to install, ceramic flooring is durable though if you are fashion-conscious, you have to be aware that trends change quickly. On the other hand, it is relatively easier to install and reinstall luxury vinyl flooring with a wide selection of designs and styles. When comparing ceramic tiles from vinyl tiles, it is much easier to customize vinyl tiles, whereas customizing ceramic tiles is really expensive and wasteful. When cutting ceramic tiles, it requires technical skills and expensive tools. Luxury vinyl flooring can be cut with a utility knife and a straight edge. Ceramic tiles are quite a hassle to repair because of the durable and hard material.
Ceramic tile is stable that can withstand environmental changes and moisture, and ceramic tiles do not contract or expand. The stability of ceramic flooring is also its main crux because it has no room to flex, making it prone to cracks over luxury vinyl tiles. Luxury vinyl tiles are usually used for heavy commercial use with durable and hard degree of flex. The LVT's flex absorbs and dissipates the force from dropped heavy things. Ceramic greatly relies on its hardness and proper installation. Vinyl tiles are less prone to breaking and cracking because of its durable wear layer. When it comes to environmental impacts, removing ceramic tiles needs smashing it into pieces producing toxic dust that are harmful to health. A ceramic tile that has been smashed cannot be recycled or reuse and it usually ends in a landfill. Vinyl tiles are considered recyclable and are made from recycled materials. A vinyl tile involves a simple process requiring little more than a utility knife and a straight edge. Your flooring needs and applications greatly dictate your choice whether you need a vinyl tile or ceramic tile. Vinyl flooring is not uncomfortable or loud to walk, unlike ceramic, perfect for high traffic areas such as commercial settings, sports flooring, healthcare space, and in-home. Vinyl tiles are easy to install, remove, and repair, with much easier grout less cleaning, more reliable stability and durability, and a wider range of options. Get more info here
When it comes to the price, vinyl tiles are more affordable or budget-friendly than ceramic tiles, with prices depending on size, quality of tiles, and color. We can help you choose the perfect tiles for your flooring whether you like vinyl tiles or ceramic tiles. Whatever type of tiles you choose, we can be your ultimate partner in providing you the best tiles you need and want. Get a quote today