RESIDENTIAL VINYL | Residential vinyl flooring is comfortable, soft and warm underfoot. It is ideal for kitchens, bathrooms and many other living areas in the home. You can create a stylish new floor for a fraction of the price of real wood or ceramic tiles. Tarkett's Texstar has the added benefits of having alumina oxide added to its surface making it 7 times more durable that standard cushion floors. Its polyester backing makes it suitable for laying over uneven or damp floors. This product is very popular in the social housing sector.