Hybrid flooring is the latest technology in floor coverings combining the waterproof benefits of vinyl and scratch resistance of laminate. Hybrid flooring is made from a mixture of vinyl and limestone powder giving it the waterproof benefit of vinyl and also the hardness of the stone enabling hybrid flooring to be developed with a click lock system which does not exist in traditional vinyl flooring.
Hybrid flooring is 100% waterproof to the core which means it can be installed in any room in your house, including your kitchen, laundry and even your bathroom. Hybrid flooring is easy to clean and maintain with using just a simple brush or mop. The hardness from being made from stone makes hybrid flooring one of the most durable and scratch-resistant floor coverings available in the market. When compared to laminate and engineered floors, hybrid flooring is quiet underfoot and also offers an acoustic IXPE underlay which makes it suitable for properties on a higher-level requiring sound dampening. It has numerous benefits if you are looking for a floor that offers good insulation properties and has potential to feel warm underfoot.
Hybrid flooring is the only waterproof flooring product with a click lock system. There is no need to use glue during the installation of hybrid flooring which makes it easy to install and reduces the cost of installation. Hybrid flooring can be laid over existing tiles if the tiles are flat, not broken and also the grout joints are not too deep. It can also can be laid over existing vinyl sheet, old lino or even timber floors, again subject to their conditions. Majority of available hybrid flooring comes with built in underlay so there is no need to buy an underlay separately.