Vinyl floors is a popular option among homeowners for any applications. It is versatile, stain, water resistant, and provides good durability for the cost. Today’s vinyl floors are attractive and economical. Vinyl flooring comes in a variety of options such as luxury vinyl flooring, loose lay vinyl plank and others. Just about any vinyl floor will last over 20 to 25 years in a residential space. That means no sanding, refinishing, or replacing your floors for a lengthy stretch of time. Vinyl is also known for being easy to maintain and clean. All it takes is regular sweeping and occasional mopping. Technological advances have steadily developed these looks to the point where it now can be very difficult to tell if you are walking on a luxury vinyl plank floor or not. The perks with these floors can give you a good clue though. It has a slightly softer surface than that of wood and tile floors. That softer surface provides more flexibility making it easier to stand on for long periods of time. It can be installed directly over just about any sub-floor including an existing linoleum or tile floor.