Godfrey Hirst

Godfrey Hirst vinyl planks are quiet underfoot, with a durable wear layer to provide protection against everyday wear and tear, making it ideal for busy family homes.

Vinyl flooring is a great choice for high traffic rooms in the home like living areas, play rooms, kitchens and dining rooms. They come in a range of traditional colours and patterns as well as new and innovative effects like slate, marble, timber and cork. The latest technology can even reproduce looks like timber and stone through the use of advanced photographic technology. They’re also a great alternative to ceramic tiles.

Readily available in planks, sheets or tiles, vinyl flooring is a very popular choice amongst home owners and a great affordable solution for first home buyers looking to create an impact on a budget in their new home.

Unlike linoleum flooring (also known as lino), vinyl is waterproof and doesn’t require additional moisture-proof sealers. This means you can even use it in wet areas like the bathroom or laundry, without worrying about water damage. Vinyl flooring works great in high traffic rooms like living, children’s play area and even dining. Vinyl plank gives your home a timber look which is highly durable and comes at an economical price whereas vinyl sheet works well in kitchen area. There is also no need for paying heavy maintenance cost as any disinfectants and other sanitisers or just warm water with mop can be used on vinyl floor without any risk of damage. Prevent scuff marks, indentation or tears on your vinyl flooring by using a sheet of plywood or paneling when you move furniture across the floor.

Because it’s easy to install, you can even do it yourself on a spare weekend. Don’t want to DIY? Floorworld stores can organise installation for you through our network of trusted tradespeople. When it’s installed correctly, vinyl flooring will last for many years without the need for replacement.