These are some of the most common questions we receive about hybrid flooring
What is hybrid flooring?
Hybrid flooring is the latest innovation in flooring. It combines the best qualities of vinyl and laminate to create a rigid floating floor that can fit anywhere in the home. Hybrid flooring is made up of several layers of different materials that are pressed together to create a durable floor.
These layers look like this:
- UV coating is a durable, impact-resistant surface.
- This decorative layer recreates the appearance of a hardwood floor.
- A high-end layer is made up of a limestone composite core board that is waterproof and stable under extreme temperatures.
- Pre-adhered Acoustic Backing provides improved acoustics, comfort underfoot, and lower installation costs.
Is Hybrid Flooring Durable?
Hybrid flooring can be used in both commercial and residential settings. It is extremely durable and hardwearing.
Will My Hybrid floor scratch?
Yes. It is extremely durable and resilient but you need to protect it from scratches and dents.
My Hybrid flooring can I be directly glued?
No. Hybrid floors are designed to only be installed utilising a floating system. CarpetAce offers only the best in commercial and residential flooring innovations in Melbourne.
Can I sand and recoat Hybrid flooring?
A hybrid floor is a reproduction of real timber flooring. It cannot be re-sanded or coated. But, Hybrid floors will look great for many years if they are properly maintained.
What makes Hybrid flooring so special?
CarpetAce Hybrid floors have the look and feel and technical advantages of laminate and luxury vinyl planks. It is waterproof and can withstand extreme temperatures.
How long can hybrid floors last?
Because of the tough top coating, hybrid floors can withstand scratches and dents in high traffic areas. Hybrid floors are great for pets and children who love to play on them. They can withstand up to two decades of wear and tear.
What is hybrid flooring made from?
Hybrid flooring is affordable due to its composition. They are primarily made from a mixture of plastic and limestone or wood. Hybrid floors are more affordable than engineered and timber flooring.
Can hybrid flooring be used outside?
Hybrid flooring is the newest in flooring options and you will love it. Hybrid flooring is made up of multiple layers of vinyl and laminate that are pressed together to make a durable floor. This flooring can be used indoors or outdoors and is very durable.
Hybrid flooring is noisy?
Some floors produce a hollow sound when they are walked on. Hybrid flooring’s core technology produces a solid step with less sound.
Is it possible to use a steam mop for hybrid flooring?
Steam cleaning products are not recommended for hybrid flooring. Your hybrid floor should not be waxed, polished, sanded, or lacquered.
How do you clean hybrid flooring?
To remove dirt, footprints and any other marks or marks from the floor, use water and a pH neutral cleaner every week. A diluted solution of household ammonia or white spirit can be used to remove stains and scratches. Use a damp sponge, mop, or cloth – not one that is wet.