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Congoleum DuraCeramic Sierra Slate SI-74 Golden Greige
 
Approximate retail price:
$5.00
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Type: Vinyl flooring
About - Congoleum DuraCeramic Sierra Slate SI-74 Golden Greige

The Congoleum DuraCeramic Sierra Slate SI-74 Golden Greige is part of the flooring test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, flooring models like the DuraCeramic Sierra Slate SI-74 Golden Greige are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


Resists foot traffic:
Denotes how quickly surface wear was noticeable after repeated passes with an abrasion machine.

Resists scratches:
Indicates the ability to withstand dragged-object simulation.

Resists stains:
Indicates how resistant the floor is to staining from various products such as coffee, bleach, grape juice, motor oil, tar, and ink.
Features & Specs - Congoleum DuraCeramic Sierra Slate SI-74 Golden Greige
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User Reviews - Congoleum DuraCeramic Sierra Slate SI-74 Golden Greige
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1.0
Very disappointed in this product
7/17/2014
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Comment:
I had my DuraCeramic installed with grout by a professional. Dents and scratches easily and I even had some tiles replaced - which I would not do again. It is very hard to get clean - you have to scrub the floor by hand.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
5.0
The best choice I made was Duraceramic
6/11/2014
Pros
Comfortable to walk on
Easy to clean
Stone Patterns
Cons
Best Uses
Bathroom
Comment:
I had this product professionally installed. Looks like stone, feels great on the feet. I had the 16x16 tiles butted up to each other with no grout lines. Everyone thought it was real stone not vinyl. 10 years later my Duraceramic still looks as great the day it was installed.<br />Would I install it again? Yes with NO regrets.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
 
1.0
Product durability not what I expected
6/9/2014
Pros
beauty and warmth
Cons
Multiple Dentsgouges
Multiple Dents Gouges
Best Uses
Comment:
Had this product professionally installed in Kitchen, laundry room and two baths, after CR recommendation. Installers grouted tile and it looks very nice and feels nice to walk on. However, the surface of the tiles dents and gouges very easily. In fact, dents/gouges seem to appear for no reason (nothing dropped) and we generally do not wear our shoes in the house!<br />This floor was installed in 2008 and dents and markings began appearing the following year. At this time, each room in which the flooring was installed has gouges in the surface of the tiles (the worst being in the kitchen). I am debating about whether to replace just the bad tiles or the entire floor!
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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