Updated: Jun 10
SPC (Stone Plastic Composite) and WPC (Wood Plastic Composite) are two types of rigid core luxury vinyl on the market and they both are latest trends in home design. Thanks to the new technology, people have more options to select their flooring based on their needs.
The Similarity of WPC & SPC:
Wear layer: This layer is usually thin and transparent which can provide resistance to scratches and stains.
Vinyl layer: This layer is comparably durable, strong, long-lasting. It is printed with imitate wood and stone pattern and color.
Core layer: This is the only difference from WPC and SPC. This layer is the waterproof layer from either wood plastic composite (WPC) or stone plastic composite (SPC).
Base layer: This layer is basically compose of EVA foam or cork.
The Main Differences between SPC & WPC are:
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The benefits of WPC and SPC Vinyl Flooring:
Durable: Both SPC and WPC has a layer on the top of vinyl layer, which makes it avoid of stains and scratches and perfect for high traffic areas of your home or business.
Waterproof: Both SPC and WPC have a rigid waterproof core. They are all resistant to warping when exposed to moisture. Now you have more options to have that wood look flooring in your kitchen and bathroom area.
Maintenance: Both SPC and WPC are easy to maintain. All you need is the occasional vacuum and damp wipes to keep your floor clean
Who should choose SPC or WPC Vinyl Flooring?
House owners: For house owners, especially who have uneven subfloors, SPC and WPC may help you save money on uneven subfloors.
Pet owners: Sometimes pet may leave scratches when running on the floor, but don't worry, SPC and WPC can handle this.
Business owners: SPC and WPC have sharp looks which make your business space modern and stylish.