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What is SPC Flooring? Is SPC waterproof? All the answers are here.

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What is SPC flooring made from?

SPC, which stands for Stone Plastic (or Polymer) Composite, features a core that is typically composed of around 60% calcium carbonate (limestone), polyvinyl chloride, and plasticizers. Its core is made from a combination of natural limestone powder, polyvinyl chloride, and stabilizers, so this provides an incredibly stable base and creates an extremely durable core layer. These materials make it much more durable than traditional wooden floors, and can be applied in many different venues, even high traffic areas. 


Is SPC flooring durable?

SPC flooring is durable, SPC floors are denser and resistant to major impacts. It is resistant to scratches and stains and is wear and tear even in high-traffic areas. If you are concerned about the anti-scratch level, there is a different thicker to choose from, a normal range from 0.3-0.7mm.


Is SPC flooring waterproof?

One of the most outstanding factors in choosing SPC flooring is that it is 100% waterproof, which means it can be installed in kitchens, restaurants, bathrooms, and laundry rooms without worry. It can be installed in areas where high moisture levels are present.


Is it easy to install SPC flooring?

SPC can be installed easily. It has a unique interlocking-edge design for easy installation. You can choose Unilin, Valinge and so on. Simply follow the steps and you will experience how easily this product is installed. 


Is SPC flooring bad for health? 

SPC flooring is non-toxic and free from formaldehyde. Also, SPC floors do not need to use any adhesive to pave, decreasing the potential risk of adhesive negative impacts.


How much care does it need?

Vacuum regularly and mop with soapy water to remove grime and keep colors bright. Do not use abrasives, bleach, or ammonia. Wipe up spills as soon as possible to prevent stains.


Is SPC flooring a good option for houses with pets?

SPC flooring is pet-friendly, it is an excellent choice for houses with pets, and it’s great for small children too. That’s because SPC flooring is scratch and stain resistant, low in allergens, easy to clean and maintain, and has good sound absorption. SPC rigid flooring can be attached with EVA or IXPE pad for acoustic absorption and improve the good foot feeling. You will not wake up your baby when you walk on, and you can easily clean your pet’s pee with no doubt it will seep into the floor. 


Is SPC a good choice compared to other floor coverings?

Flooring coverings like wood, stone, or ceramic are beautiful, but we have to admit that these floor covering materials are high in cost and low in comfort. These usually require more care and maintenance than we have time and energy for. Compared to these flooring coverings, SPC flooring is where you can put your smart money on. SPC flooring is waterproof and more durable and anti-scratch. It is not only providing exactly the same patterns as stone and wood but also provides you comfort feelings under feet. It is becoming more and more popular in the world flooring market.




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