Floors with a plastic covering.
The general data
Linoleum is widely applied To a covering of floors. It is a strong, elastic, silent material at the circulation, possessing high sanitary-and-hygienic properties. It can be rather durable if under it the basis is correctly prepared and if it is well pasted.
The Covering from polyvinylchloride tiles unlike a covering from linoleum has many seams. At wrong nastilke it affects appearance and sanitary-and-hygienic properties of a covering. But at damage of any tile while in service it is easy to replace it, having for this purpose in a stock some tiles. At deterioration of linoleum it is necessary to put a patch which, of course, is easy for noticing.
Linoleum and tiles - elastic materials, therefore if them to paste on the basis having any defects (hillocks or hollows) they will be allocated for surfaces of the pasted materials. In such places linoleum and tiles are fast used up and become unfit for use.
From told it is possible to draw a conclusion that the basis on which lay linoleum or tiles, should be prepared very well. However it is necessary to mean and that the basis surface should be rough for strong coupling with it of glues and mastics. With gljantsevitnymi surfaces glues and mastics are linked badly and more often soon lag behind them.