Peel and Stick Flooring: 5 Myths Debunked!
Peel and stick flooring is one of the most misunderstood flooring options on the market. It is not just placing stickers on your floor; self adhesive floor tiles come with a high quality adhesive, backing a sturdy carpet tile or vinyl tile or plank. Find out why they are so popular!
You’ve heard of myths, right? Ancient Greek mythology. Stories of Hercules, Medusa and Zeus have claimed the myths of the century. Peel and stick vinyl tiles had their fair share of myths throughout the years. Peel and stick tiles come in different styles: vinyl tile, vinyl plank and even carpet tile. Yet, what stops people from falling in love with peel and stick tiles is 5 ugly myths. Just like mythbusters, it is time to uncover the truth of peel and stick flooring through the 5 ugly myths that give peel and stick flooring a bad reputation.
Myth#1: Self-adhesive backing does not stick
Oh No! Self-adhesive backing! It draws fear in the hearts of humankind, but peel and stick flooring is no Hades. Our peel and stick vinyl tiles, carpet tiles and vinyl planks have high quality adhesive. This peel and stick adhesive makes it perfect for adhering to any flat surface without any necessary tape, glue or tacks. GREAT NEWS! You can apply peel and stick tiles on existing flooring without installing a barrier.
Myth #2: Cheaper means less durable
The myth of peel and stick tiles is that cheap means less durable. Is it really true? Peel and stick vinyl floor tiles are cost efficient but are still durable. Keep in mind that with any flooring, especially peel and stick vinyl tiles, you have the potential for indentation. You can use peel and stick floor tiles for low to medium traffic areas. “So never fear (Insert Hercule’s voice here)!” Go ahead and install our Dynamix Wood Peel and Stick Vinyl Tiles to your renovated mud room. This peel and stick wood look is available in a Classic Oak Parquet, sure to complement your new washer and dryer. Not to mention, the longevity of peel and stick floor tiles can go beyond just a few months. If you care and nurture your peel and stick tiles, they will surely return the favor.
Myth#3: The smaller the space, the better
It is believed that peel and stick vinyl tiles are only good for small spaces. Wrong! Peel and stick floor tiles do not limit you to a small portion of your home. On the contrary, you can expand your space and install our peel and stick tiles to add contrast, either to your current bohemian decor or upgrade your shabby linoleum for a wood pattern. You can even lay your peel and stick floor in your very own palace; our Stone Peel and Stick Vinyl Tile in Tile Mosaic, adds a classic look for any Athenian ruler.
Myth#4: Thou shall require an installer
You may have heard that if you are installing peel and stick tiles you MUST have an installer. The nice characteristic about laying peel and stick flooring is that it doesn’t take an army to install. Peel and stick floor tiles are made for a DIY installation. You can literally peel and stick flooring to any smooth surface and…Nothing else! So you can jump for joy, no further assembly is required. Installation can be done in a short amount of time, which means you can finish conquering the rest of your project without the hassle of installation. With victory close at hand, you will cry “I am Sparta!”.
Myth#5: Peel & Stick Flooring is unattractive and lacking design options
We all want a flooring that will make our friends and family envious. Why not rival the Greek Gods while you’re at it? You may have heard, “Peel and stick tiles are unattractive”. Our peel and stick vinyl tiles will put this very myth to shame! We provide different patterns and designs in peel and stick flooring.Why not do a 1950s flare with our Solid Peel and Stick Vinyl Tiles in Checkered pattern? Bringing out the Elvis Presley in you! Or, Stone Peel and Stick Vinyl Tiles in Grey Marble will make any Greek god jealous of your lavish flooring and impeccable decor.
Peel and stick floor tiles come in various patterns and designs. Plus with only half the cost, you save more money on your flooring. Peel and Stick flooring will unleash your inner artist! Whether you have big or small space, you can install the peel and stick tiles with ease and still have a durable floor. So take a look at our wide selection of peel and stick vinyl tiles, carpets, and planks; you will not be disappointed. Who knows, maybe your flooring be the envy of all, in humans and Greek Gods alike.
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