What is LVT? - Luxury Vinyl Tile Explained

17 July 2022

At Lazy Carpets we try and take the jargon out to give you simple, clear and unbiased advice. 

So, what is LVT or Luxury Vinyl Tile? It's a type of flooring that is extremely durable, comes in a range of colour, styles and textures.

COREtec® LVT is different to vinyl that comes on a roll and laminate in several ways. The vinyl tile is made up of a series of layers, is water resistant, child-proof and pet-proof. This is thanks for the resilient vinyl and protective wear layer will keep your floor looking good for the life of your home. 

LVT comes in plank sections which can be laid in a variety of patterns from simple and straight to a more intricate pattern like a herringbone effect.

By taking your time, and adding some intelligent thought on the look you’re trying to achieve, you can narrow down the vast range of colours styles and textures to the perfect combination that compliments your room.

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LVT is highly durable and a great way to add warmth to your home, like carpet, but with the practicalities of tile.

Is LVT Expensive?

COREtec® LVT is neither expensive nor cheap. You should see this as a long term investment in your home to give the luxury feel you desire at and affordable price.

How do I get a Quotation for LVT? (Luxury Vinyl Tile)

We can arrange appointment of Lazy experts will come out to your home and bring our flooring collection so you can view the flooring you want in the comfort of your own home, against your furniture and under your lighting.

We'll measure up and give you a free no obligation quotation which is vailed up to 90 days. 

Once we have answered all your questions we will then arrange a fitting date to suit.

Do you fit LVT near me?

We cover Manchester, Cheshire, Liverpool, Preston and other areas of the North West. Are you located in Scotland? We now fit in many parts of the Glasgow area. I live in Yorkshire? We now fit LVT in many parts of Sheffield, Rotherham and other postcodes in Yorkshire.

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