If you need to give your home the classic appearance and feel of stone tile or hardwood at a more economical cost, strong vinyl flooring by Sherm Arnold's Flooring & Kitchen of Lewiston is for you. Available in a versatile selection of tints, shapes and patterns that can take the place of more high-priced products, or make a rare and novel look, the interior fashion prospects that this kind of flooring gives you are innumerable. This functional plastic is ideal for high traffic spaces such as family rooms and corridors, spaces where debris are often a hindrance like bathrooms and kitchens, or any room that could utilize a fortuitous, dependable floor covering. Vinyl floors are credited as "with staying power" for a reason; not only are they fortuitous, stable floors that need effortless upkeep and maintenance, their layered texture gives them a smooth, malleable quality that is firmer than carpet and less cold than wood. These floors are resistant against blemishes, won't chip like tile or laminate flooring, and won't bloat if it contacts liquid like hardwood. Vinyl can be installed above virtually all other variation of flooring without much effort, or installed over uneven subfloors. The firm, malleable consistency helps to prevent traveling sounds between areas in the home, unlike the noticeable din created by ceramic and porcelain. It also provides an extra layer of insulation, which helps to lower heating fees in the winter as well as cooling in the summer. The care needed to keep vinyl looking in good shape is uncomplicated; simply sweep away dust and dirt particles with a broom, and clean up any sticky spills with a damp mop. Don’t pay a thought to waxing or shining. A far cry from linoleum, natural stone or hardwood, vinyl will retain its gleam and brilliance without a requirement to be renovated. All of the things you need to decide on the vinyl flooring that is in harmony with your decor and your daily needs, from design advice to qualified placement can be found at Sherm Arnold's Flooring & Kitchen.