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TrafficMASTER Allure 6 in. x 36 in. African Wood Dark Resilient Vinyl Plank Flooring (24 sq. ft. / case)
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TrafficMASTER

Allure 6 in. x 36 in. African Wood Dark Resilient Vinyl Plank Flooring (24 sq. ft. / case)

  • Features attractive wood-like finish
  • Water-resistant for use in high moisture areas
  • Highly rated for easy-to-install design (see reviews)
$1.72 /sq. ft.
Covers 24.00 sq. ft.
$41.28 /case

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Use TrafficMASTER Allure 6 in. x 36 in. Resilient Vinyl Plank Flooring to add the warm, comfortable style of real wood to your interior living space. This highly durable, water-resistant flooring is great for use in basements, kitchens, bathrooms and high traffic areas. The floating floor installs over most existing surfaces including concrete, wood and vinyl with no floor preparation or adhesives required. It offers a patented GripStrip design for simple installation.

  • African Wood Dark color finish offers the natural look of real wood plank flooring
  • 3.8 mm thickness x 6 in. width x 36 in. length
  • 4 mil wear layer
  • Water-resistant planks can be used almost anywhere in your home
  • Patented GripStrip design offers easy installation over most existing floors
  • For use indoors and in temperature controlled environments only
  • Easy to clean and maintain
  • Refer to the installation guide for detailed instructions
  • Online orders for this item may ship in multiple parcel packages or on a pallet via truckline carrier depending on order quantity
  • 16 planks per case






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Allure 6 in. x 36 in. African Wood Dark Resilient Vinyl Plank Flooring (24 sq. ft. / case)
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This being a "floating" floor installation how does it sound walking on it? Does it have a hollow sound to it while walking on it ?

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Cd1
Mississippi
March 24, 2013
I'm concerned this being so thin will have a click click sound when you walk on it due to it flexing under the pressure of your feet since it is a floating installation
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new smyrna beach, fl
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April 15, 2016
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Our first installer put down only plastic sheeting under it and it slaps then for the adjoining room I found a thin foam underlayment to dampen sound. Makes a huge difference.
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April 10, 2016
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This flooring made my squeeky floor become super quiet and gave it a different sound than it was. Its alot quieter and almost feels like it loves you to walk on it. I live in a mobile home and my sub floors were bad so I put all new plywood down and it really quieted up alot. I love it.
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Winder, GA
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January 17, 2016
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I was very concerned about the clicking sound since I have dogs and previously put down laminate flooring (BIG mistake) the ticking sound on the laminate will keep you awake at night, not the problem with this flooring, little beggers can sneak up on me now :)
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October 31, 2013
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no because its flexible it sits flush with the floor and does not allow for the space under to make the hollow sound sounds like a solid floor when walking on it.
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Branford, FL
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August 27, 2013
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Looks, feels, and sounds like a wood floor. The bonded layers of the planks give it good sound absorption.
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July 16, 2013
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Much quieter than laminate. There is not as much dead space as laminate to create a "hollow" sound and vinyl is a completely different surface.
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June 11, 2013
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Absolutely not, very quiet floor and not the clicking of heels with a hardwood floor either.
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April 30, 2013
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I installed in my boat and has no clicking sound,,it also looks great.
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April 16, 2013
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It doesn't click at all. It is very quiet. Rent the tile roller and roll out the seams to make sure the adhesive is totally sealed.
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April 9, 2013
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I installed this product on a subfloor in one bathroom and over vinyl in the other and there is no problems with sounds or flex issues.
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Las Vegas, NV, USA
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April 6, 2013
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It's flooring has a great backer, it doesn't produce that cheap sound when anything taps it.
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Lubbock, TX, USA
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March 25, 2013
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Hi. We've had this floor for about 2 months now. We laid it over our concrete slab. The only sound I can hear when walking on it is our feet slapping down. Other than that there is no sound. Hope this helped! It really is a nice floor:-)
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Elk City, OK, USA
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March 25, 2013
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i installed this in my bathroom, which is only 8x12, and there is no clicking sound. it does not seem to flex at all when i walk on it.
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March 25, 2013
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The floating floor does not make a clicking or hollow sound, it sounds the same as any vinyl floor. It is called a floating floor, simple because it does not stick to the sub floor it is over. However the planking does stick to the other planking, making it one big continuance piece of vinyl. If your present floor or flooring has a squeak when you walk on it, it will still be there. If it does be sure to Read More
The floating floor does not make a clicking or hollow sound, it sounds the same as any vinyl floor. It is called a floating floor, simple because it does not stick to the sub floor it is over. However the planking does stick to the other planking, making it one big continuance piece of vinyl. If your present floor or flooring has a squeak when you walk on it, it will still be there. If it does be sure to fix that first before you lay the floating floor down. I hope that answers your question? Read Less
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Is there a certain kind of shears or scissors that work best for cutting around door molding, etc.?

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March 14, 2013
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May 22, 2016
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sku 428828 undercut jamb saw to trim away the door molding instead would work better and give a cleaner look
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March 11, 2014
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I used a set of heavy duty Huskey shears, not expensive, for doorways and a heavy duty paper cutter worked great for end-of-row straight cuts. Quick, straight, clean cuts in seconds! Just clean blades occasionally to remove adhesive buildup.
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Branford, FL
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October 2, 2013
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It's a bit thick for scissors, but normal shears will work. Most cuts are made by scoring and flexing the flooring
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June 11, 2013
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A high quality utility knife works great.
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June 4, 2013
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I used a variety of cutting tools in these situations. For the first one or two, I used my utility knife, cut all the way through on the cuts in and then the normal score and snap on the inner cut. That took a long time. Later, I tried a jigsaw with a wood trim blade for the inward cuts and that worked great. Later, I used a cordless circular saw for the same purpose just because it was handy and that Read More
I used a variety of cutting tools in these situations. For the first one or two, I used my utility knife, cut all the way through on the cuts in and then the normal score and snap on the inner cut. That took a long time. Later, I tried a jigsaw with a wood trim blade for the inward cuts and that worked great. Later, I used a cordless circular saw for the same purpose just because it was handy and that worked fine too. By the end of the project, I was doing intricate cuts with my table saw. You could do the inward cuts with a hacksaw, if that's all you had. So, just about any kind of saw, but I don't know what sort of shears or scissors could be used. Read Less
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April 30, 2013
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I tried a good pair of scissors,,was difficult to cut,,I finally trimmed the molding with a saw and slid the flooring under it,,looks cleaner.
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April 16, 2013
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We just used brand new utility knives. We live in a log home so we had some logs to cut around and it worked just fine. Make templetes out of the sheets it comes with to make sure your cuts are accurate then clean your lines up with the razor blade.
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April 6, 2013
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I used a standard box cutter to score it, then it snaps easily
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March 15, 2013
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They make a vinyl shear that works well or any sharp pair of scissors
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March 14, 2013
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Kitchen shear or utility knife is fine
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Can this flooring be installed over a slab with radiant heat? Any drawbacks?

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Chicago
April 21, 2013
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Tacoma, WA
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November 9, 2015
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I would say absolutely. The product NEEDS to be at a temperature between 65 and 85 degrees to maintain durability and cohesion. I would assume as long as your radiant heat is maintained between those two parameters, it would make little difference how you heat your space.
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October 31, 2013
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I would think the glue would be effected with the heat, I wouldn't recommend it.
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October 4, 2013
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I have an older home with radiant heat in a concrete slab. I installed this flooring a year ago in my kitchen and have had no issues whatsoever. The adhesive is still stuck, there has been no curling or bending or smells at all. As long as you have sufficient space between the heat source and the flooring you should be fine.
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Branford, FL
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August 27, 2013
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I would definitely not use this product on a heated slab myself. The coefficient of thermal expansion for vinyl is fairly high, and you would need to leave significant clearance between the flooring and walls to prevent buckling.
I would also worry about the integrity of the adhesive system.
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July 16, 2013
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Don't know. I would get with the manufacturer to determine maximum heat and will it void the warranty.
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July 5, 2013
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Don't even try this product, especially over a heat source. It's very easy to install and it looks great but it emits this terrible chemical smell and you can't get rid of it. We put it in our store 4 months ago and the smell is so bad that customers complain and leave, other tell us to call the energy company over a gas leak...it's bad.
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June 26, 2013
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I think installing it over a radiant floor is fine as long as the floor is level. Any job that turns out really nice is only as good as the base it's built upon.
This flooring is real nice, have an excellent simulated wood texture you can confidently walk on without having to worry about slipping.
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June 11, 2013
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I would not, remember that it is vinyl and with heat it will want to curl up especially since it is not attached to the underlayment.
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April 26, 2013
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Hi there Fyrfytr704,
Yes, the Allure flooring system can be installed over radiant heat; however it needs to sit 1/2" below the product and cannot exceed 85 degrees F.
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Can this be installed in a Manufactured Home?

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April 15, 2013
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Branford, FL
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October 2, 2013
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That shouldn't be any problem. Even if you don't have baseboard mouldings, you can always use quarter round to conceal the small gap between the flooring and the walls (it is a free floating floor)
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Yes
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I would have to say yes as long as it isn't installed over the seam were the two halves of the manufactured home are joined together. As this may be a location of slight expansion and contraction, it may not be suitable for that application.
However, if the manufactured home is resting on a permanent foundation that isn't dealing with heaving and settling due to frost heaves, it would probably work quite
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I would have to say yes as long as it isn't installed over the seam were the two halves of the manufactured home are joined together. As this may be a location of slight expansion and contraction, it may not be suitable for that application.
However, if the manufactured home is resting on a permanent foundation that isn't dealing with heaving and settling due to frost heaves, it would probably work quite nice.
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Absolutely, just make sure that you have the right product down as an underlayment, I used a 1/4" plywood and it looks and feels great.
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Pembine, WI 54156, USA
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June 6, 2013
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Yes, my family has several manufactured homes as rentals and have no problems with the vinyl plank flooring.
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I used it on my boat,,it looks great,,moisture does not affect it.
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April 18, 2013
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because this is a floating floor, and it is vinyl, it would be excellent for mobil home aplication
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Yes! No problem!
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Rated 4.5 out of 5 by 230 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Very pretty flooring Nice looking flooring that seems durable. Some of the boards were bent at the very ends, but we had enough to finish the project. I recommend opening the boxes as soon as they are delivered to make sure no damage has occurred. I think UPS stored the boxes vertically instead of flat and that is how the boards were damaged. Since we just installed the flooring, we will have to see how durable it is, but I really like the appearance and the price. I don't think I will ever do real hardwood again when there are products like this that look like wood and are more durable. August 21, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by So Far So Good We just installed the flooring this past weekend, so far so good. The installation was not quite as easy as they made it seem but not too bad. Looks beautiful and cleans up easily. The real test will be when we move furniture and the dogs. If it can hold to both of those without getting tones of scratches or coming up, then I will highly recommend this product! May 31, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by best flooring I was the only one that was going to install the new flooring. It was very easy, I bought enough to do a small bedroom, a larger bedroom and living room/dinning room. I liked it so well that I ordered four more boxed of the same pattern and finished doing the kitchen and bath room. I get a lot of complements. I love the floor a lot more than the hard wood flooring I had. My mailman told me about the flooring and I am very pleased I checked it out. I am very happy. September 20, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great product Love it!!! Not as easy as it seems for first timers but we got it done October 25, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great Product!!! This flooring is very easy to work with, lays down beautifully on concrete and has held up well over the past 3 years of use. Will buy again in a heartbeat if the need arises. October 25, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by looks nice This stuff looks good and it went down easy enough. Its a little hard on the knees. It cleans easy and we like that water cant get through to the wood floor under it October 12, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by good product for the price This product is very easy to install and works great in the bathroom October 18, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Alure flooring Easy to install. Was able to cut and fit around corners. Looks great ! September 27, 2016
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