Vinyl is one of the best, flooring materials when you are making your first home. It can hold withstand out the wear and tear caused by children, pets and heavy traffic. Great for wet areas too, vinyl is practical and inexpensive, yet still provides a great look and feel to the house. With advanced manufacturing techniques, vinyl flooring is now available in various patterns that mimic marble, timber, slate and cork. Various shapes and sizes are also present in different textures and colours too.