Part of the parquet LVT flooring family, herringbone luxury vinyl offers a beautiful and timeless classic patterned floor for any room. The tiles are cut and laid in a staggered zig zag pattern at a 90-degree angle and are a very historical design which blends with traditional or retro style spaces. This design dates back centuries but is very popular in modern homes looking to add a visual dramatic look.
Why Choose Herringbone LVT Flooring
LVT herringbone flooring offers a wide range of benefits for your home. The main one being it offers the same luxurious patterns as real wooden herringbone flooring but more affordable as it's a cheaper option. Other benefits to having herringbone luxury vinyl flooring are:
- Durability: All herringbone LVT flooring is hardwearing and scratch-resistant, meaning it will last a long time, making it great value for money.
- Waterproof: Unlike wood, herringbone luxury vinyl tiles are 100% waterproof and is slip-resistant , making this a great option for bathrooms and kitchens where real herringbone can't be used. That said, they are not suitable in a traditional wet-room.
- Easy to clean: Our LVT herringbone is super easy to clean and maintain to keep in good condition, just sweep, vacuum, and lightly mop regularly.
- Easy to install: Herringbone vinyl flooring is great for DIY installation, with click and glue down options .
LVT Herringbone Styles
As stated before, LVT herringbone flooring is known for its popular and distinctive zig-zag pattern. Having a herringbone luxury vinyl floor is a great space enhancer for your home, bringing an abstract look and can make smaller spaces look bigger. You can find this pattern in a range of hues and tones to create the effect you want in your home. From lighter colours such as white or grey herringbone vinyl which creates an airier tone, to darker shades to create a dramatic centerpiece such as black. You can also find a wide range of wood-brown shades with specks and gradients to give off the look of a real wood floor.
Apart from herringbone vinyl, you can also find a similar pattern called chevron LVT which is characterized by its V-shape point pattern which creates a more sophisticated modern look.
How To Lay Herringbone LVT
Herringbone luxury vinyl flooring is easier to install than normal herringbone, our two installation types are perfect for DIY fitting. Herringbone LVT click flooring just clicks and locks into place as you lay each tile. And LVT glue down herringbone uses glue as an adhesive to stick down each tile to your subfloor.
See our LVT installation guide for more in-depth information.
Herringbone LVT Room Suitability
Unlike wood, herringbone luxury vinyl flooring is suitable for all types of rooms, including small and large, high-traffic rooms and even wet rooms. Herringbone vinyl flooring can be used to create stunning entranceways for hallways or porches, or used as a durable centerpiece for living rooms, dining areas or bedrooms. And it's suitable for underfloor heating so you don't have to worry about a cold underfoot feeling . Due to its waterproof benefits, you can have a beautifully designed bathroom or kitchen with herringbone LVT, compared to wood which can swell with moisture or humidity, LVT is a great option to get that look that will last.
For more, take a look at our LVT room suitability guide.
With all the different types of herringbone LVT available, it can be hard to choose, so to help try our room visualiser tool. And you can even order samples to see our LVT herringbone flooring in person.