Description - Impulse waterproof vinyl planks are a wonderful new rigid core product to hit the market, with attractive and realistic wood looks with the durability of a vinyl plank. Featuring a 28mil wear layer, this flooring is approved for heavy commercial foot traffic, and will hold up to spills and the active life of pets. Finished with a cork underlayment attached, these waterproof and stain resistant floor provide warmth underfoot while also being truly versatile. Backed by a lifetime residential warranty and a 15 year commercial warranty.
Material – Impulse rigid thermoplastic extruded core waterproof vinyl plank flooring is constructed with virgin vinyl, contains no hazardous metals or chemicals, and has a 1.5mm cork underlayment attached.
Size – Impulse Vinyl Planks are 7" x 48".
Thickness – 5.5mm
Wear Layer – 28 MIL (0.7 mm).
Weight – Each case weighs ~50lbs
Recommended Uses – Impulse rigidcore vinyl planks have been successfully installed in basements, master bathrooms, offices, waiting rooms, retail shops, boutiques, showrooms, and more.
Vinyl tiles and planks are easy to keep clean and maintain. Maintenance of the floor typically includes:
- Daily or weekly vacuuming or dropping of dirt, grit, dust etc.
- Use felt pads under chair and furniture legs to prevent scratching of the flooring surface.
- Place door mats at all entrances to prevent tracked in dirt, rocks, moisture, and other debris.
- Avoid using rubber backed mats as they can stain the flooring surface over time.
- When mopping, use a damp and never a wet mop.
- Clean up spills immediately to prevent damage to the floor.
Installation is simple, and is commonly done by our customers. Installation of interlocking vinyl planks is as follows:
- Complete any necessary floor prep.
- Start with the tongue side facing the wall.
- After the initial starter board, press the end seam of the second plank into the end seam of the first plank, and then lock them together by laying the plank down. Continue working left to right.
- Install the first plank in the second row by inserting the tongue into the groove of the plank in the first row. This is best done with a low angle of the plank.
- Insert the long side seam at a slight angle first. As the top surfaces meet, rotate the plank down into the locked position. Engage the end seam, using a rubber mallet if necessary.
- Planks may be cut with a utility knife using the “score and snap” technique, or with the use of a crosscut power saw.
- Continue installing planks removing any gaps using a tapping block and a scrap of flooring to cover the tapping block. Be careful not to damage tongue and groove.
- Protect all exposed edges by installing wall moulding and/or transition strips. Make sure that no plank will be secured in any way to the subfloor.
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