Floor is an important part of the house. Many people are very difficult to choose the floor. When choosing the floor, they need to consider comprehensively the price, material, technology, service life, style, etc. of the floor, as well as other aspects, such as the house they buy or rent. You also need to know about flooring when you buy it.
Today, one of the most popular and value-oriented flooring options available to homeowners is vinyl flooring. Luxury vinyl tile (LVT) is the first choice of consumers, it also occupies the largest market share of vinyl flooring. Great, let alone replace natural flooring in an economical way, such as concrete, wood and ceramics. If you are very particular about the appearance of the floor, it is important to know that this floor has a similar pattern to the tiles, but of course there is no risk of cracking. Therefore, if you are looking for a reasonable price, durable, scratch free and easy to maintain floor, vinyl floor is undoubtedly your ideal choice.
What does SPC floor represent?
SPC flooring, also known as SPC hard core vinyl flooring, is the latest upgrade and improvement of luxury vinyl tile (LVT). In fact, this is considered a new trend of floor covering. It consists of five layers, including PVC balance layer, SPC core layer (raw material), decorative printing film with excellent design, wear-resistant layer with super vinyl, and UV protection layer. The additional option is to lay sound proof foam at the bottom to increase the soft foot feeling when walking.
In fact, there are three different kinds of SPC hard core vinyl flooring.
Layer 1: SPC core layer
Two floors: SPC core floor + PVC balance sheet
Three layers (ABA core): PVC Vinyl substrate + SPC core floor + PVC.
ABA core is more stable in performance, of course, feel is much better. However, we are still positive about the basic physical properties, because the material is "made only of raw materials". This means that whether one or three layers, the shrinkage is smaller, and the expansion is lighter than other vinyl floors such as LVT floor, loose laying board, etc.
There is an equation (video below) that explains the expansion rate of SPC rigid core vinyl flooring, and you can see how good it is.
In addition to being more durable than traditional vinyl flooring, SPC hard core vinyl flooring also features compression marks and 100% water resistance, making it ideal for kitchens and bathrooms. In addition, please note that SPC hard core vinyl base plate can be easily installed on different types of floors.
Why is SPC hard core vinyl floor popular in the market?
SPC hardcore vinyl floor adopts an environmental protection formula, so it is 100% environmental protection. It is free of heavy metals, phthalates, methanol, and other harmful substances. It conforms to en14372, en649-2011, iec62321, gb4085-83. It is more and more popular in Europe, the United States and other developed countries as well as in the Asia Pacific market. With its excellent stability and durability, SPC hard vinyl floor not only solves the problem of moisture and mildew of solid wood floor but also solves the problem of formaldehyde. It is economical and has different color styles to choose from. Ideal for families, hotels, hospitals, shopping malls, and buildings.
At present, the market demand for the SPC vinyl base plate is very large, and it is also welcomed by many people. I believe that more and more people will choose it in the future. After all, this new type of floor is perfect in all aspects.