Have pets, kids and a tight budget? Easy-care resilient floors may be the choice for you

Paul Anaterhttp://www.kitchenandresidentialdesign.com

So far in this flooring series, I've discussed a variety of ceramic tile, plank wood, engineered wood and laminate floors. Rounding out but by no means completing this series are linoleum and vinyl — also called resilient flooring, or sheet goods. Resilient flooring's a better term because not all resilient floors come as sheets. What they have in common, however, is an ironlike durability and the promise of easy maintenance.While no flooring material is perfect,