Which is better and easier to install Vinyl plank flooring or laminate?
Vinyl plank flooring
There different kinds of vinyl plank flooring. If you buy the click variety of vinyl plank flooring it is the same as installing laminate.
Where is it going and what will the traffic level be? Both have advantages. Vinyl for wet areas and wearability. Laminate for it's better looks. Install is similar for both. It depends more on the interlocking system a particular manufacturer uses.
Vinyl plank flooring. A lot is self stick style. I prefer it. Perfect for kitchens and baths. Laminate tends to separate, scratch, and swells when wet.
Vinyl over laminate. Laminate does not play well with water. I just ripped laminate out of my house. Not a fan for more reasons that I can count.
We actually used cork if you are open to that option. You can see the remodel here. Hope this helps. Hugs, Holly
We have laminate floors and they hold up very well. I don't know much about the vinyl. Good luck!
Hi C, I found this article that gives a whole bunch of information you might find useful - https://fermaflooring.com/luxury-vinyl-vs-laminate-flooring-whats-the-difference/