There are many floors people can pick for their homes, and luxury vinyl tile has been getting increasingly popular over time. It’s a durable flooring option, but it still has to watch out for potential damage from denting, among other things. The possibility of damage to your flooring exists, but you can take measures to make sure your floor is protected. Here is how you can keep your luxury vinyl tile from sustaining damage.
Protecting Luxury Vinyl Tile While Moving Furniture
If you plan on moving heavy furniture, we advise you to lift whatever it is you are moving instead of attempting to drag it across the floor. If you drag heavy pieces of furniture across your luxury vinyl tile, you can scuff up your floor or sometimes even tear it.
For items that are too heavy to be lifted, you can protect your floor by putting a protective layer between your furniture and your floor. Bed sheets, wooden boards, and carpets are great protective layers you could try. They all keep sharp edges of furniture from digging into your floor and causing tears.
Are Rolling Casters and Rolling Desk Chairs Fine On Luxury Vinyl Tile?
Even if you have a protective layer preventing damage to your luxury vinyl tile, your floor will eventually sustain damage from rolling desk chairs and casters. The tiny wheels will slowly but surely begin wearing and tearing through your floor. Usually, the small wheels they have will form floor prints, especially once a person’s weight is added into the equation. This combined pressure from the weight of the furniture and the person will leave a small dent behind.
However, it’s still possible to use furniture with wheels, and the best way to do this is with the help of carpeting or a mat. Putting felt tips on your chairs is also an option if you want to take another avenue.
Contact Mike’s Flooring and Design Center
Since Mike purchased the business in 1996, he and his team have helped families like yours throughout Delmarva, Sussex County, DE, and Ocean City, MD. Mike continues to be involved in the day-to-day operations, ensuring the vision you share is the one we help deliver.
Over the years, we have established relationships with local manufacturers, such as Adura, COREtec, and Bruce, who we trust to deliver superior work. Our team will continue to be your point of contact through the entire process to be sure you are completely satisfied.
With the state of the country as it is, and taking into consideration the safety of our fellow citizens, our showroom is “BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.” We also provide “SHOP AT HOME” service. We will bring samples directly to your home, or should you already know what products you want, we can safely provide you with a “FREE ESTIMATE.” This allows you the flexibility of not having to be at home for us to do an estimate, nor the installation. All we will need to know is what areas in your home we would be doing and how we can gain access (hidden key, lock box, coded entry, realtor, neighbor, etc.). This is tailored around the homeowner who needs to get their unit ready for the season or simply enhancing their home but does not want to leave their home or can’t make it to town (Ocean City, Berlin, Salisbury, Worcester / Wicomico County Maryland & Sussex County Delaware).
This service is not new to us. We have already been providing this service for our customers for the past 24 years. With the current situation at hand, we can continue to provide you with your Floor Covering and/or Window Treatment & Design needs along with the “AWESOME SERVICE YOU DESERVE, ALONG WITH PROFESSIONAL, QUALITY INSTALLATIONS.”
Please feel free to contact us at 800-298-9470, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be more than happy to assist you with your project. Have a wonderful day and STAY HEALTHY!