Laminate has a lot going for it. It is durable. It is easy to install. It is competitively priced, and its visuals are among the most realistic in the industry. People can choose the look of any wood they want without worrying about durability or price. Laminate floors are low maintenance and affordable.
Luxury Vinyl plank has an incredibly realistic hardwood look and feel and is exceptionally durable. It is waterproof and has a strong high-density fiberboard core. Luxury vinyl plank is much thicker than the typical glue down vinyl. Vinyl planks are water and stain resistant, so they are ideal for wet, messy areas like kitchens, bathrooms, laundry rooms and bedrooms.