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Hard Surface Flooring Market Size By Product Type (Vinyl Flooring, Laminate Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, Ceramic Tiles, Porcelain Tiles, , Concrete Flooring), By Application (Residential, Commercial), Installation Type, Distribution Channel & Forecast, 2023 – 2032

  • Report ID: GMI6149
  • Published Date: Jul 2023
  • Report Format: PDF

Hard surface flooring Market Size

Hard Surface Flooring Market size was valued at USD 4.88 billion in 2022 and is expected to register over 3.1% CAGR from 2023 to 2032.

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The expansion of the residential & commercial sectors has led to an explosion in construction & refurbishment initiatives, which will stimulate the industry growth. There is a high consumer demand for flooring selections such as hard surface flooring that require the least maintenance and is resistant to wear & tear. The sector has also witnessed numerous technological breakthroughs, leading to the launch of cutting-edge products with improved & advanced attributes. These innovations will drive hard surface flooring demand as consumers request for products that provide both performance and design.

COVID-19 Impact

COVID-19 led to lockdowns and temporary halts in construction projects & home reconstructions in various parts of the world. This had a direct impact on the hard surface flooring market demand as there was a decline in the number of projects completed during the pandemic period. Financial instabilities during this period reduced the expenditure on home improvement & interior refurbishment projects. People became very conscious of their spending habits, reducing the industry expansion.

The pandemic-induced border closures, manufacturing facility shutdowns, and lesser workforce also disturbed global supply chains, delaying manufacturing and transportation of hard surface flooring materials. The decrease in the number of COVID-19 cases and enactment of consequent policies by government & non-government organizations are estimated to fuel market growth in the future.

Hard surface flooring Industry Restraints

There are numerus manufacturers and suppliers present in the hard surface flooring market, providing a large product spectrum. Intense competition can result in price constraints, diminished profit margins, and the requirement for continuous advancements to offer products that can be distinguished from opponents. Variations in the prices of wood, ceramic, vinyl, and adhesives that are used as raw materials can affect the revenue of hard surface flooring producers.

Moreover, some raw materials are very difficult to obtain, especially when the supply chain is disrupted or there is a limited availability of environmentally sustainable materials. However, faulty hard surface flooring installation can lead to malfunctioning and client discontent, leading to negative impacts on product sales and thereby hampering business development growth.

Hard surface flooring Market Trends

Flooring solutions that are waterproof & water resistant are gaining popularity as consumers are becoming increasingly informed about the damaging effects of water on traditional flooring. Luxury vinyl, porcelain tiles, and engineered wood products are the popular choices for kitchens, bathrooms & basements due to their water-resistant & waterproof properties, making them suitable for areas susceptible to water damage. Environmental considerations are also influencing the hard surface flooring market.

There is a high consumer demand for sustainable flooring options, and products created from recycled, renewable materials & environmental-friendly manufacturing processes. Producers are providing tailored choices as consumers are seeking distinctive patterns & colors and bespoke solutions matching their individual preferences & styles. These factors are predicted to accelerate the market statistics during the forecast timeframe.

Hard Surface Flooring Market Analysis

Global Hard Surface Flooring Market Size, By Product Type, 2021 - 2032 (USD Billion)

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The vinyl hard surface flooring market crossed a valuation of USD 138 million in 2022. This high market share is due to the fact that luxury vinyl tiles have become highly sought-after in recent years and continues to be a major trend in business scenario. Technological developments have enabled the development of wood-look flooring options but with enhanced sturdiness and easier maintenance than traditional hardwood. There is a high demand for engineered wood, laminate, and vinyl plank flooring with realistic wood grain patterns and textures. These factors will foster the business revenues by 2032.

Global Hard Surface Flooring Market Revenue Share (%), By Application, (2022)

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The commercial segment held a major industry share of around 60% in 2022 and is predicted to expand at a rapid rate by 2032. Sturdiness, ease of maintenance, and aesthetic appeal will spur the demand for hard surface flooring in offices and corporate spaces. Commercial  & educational establishments need flooring materials that can resist heavy foot traffic and offer an visually appealing & professional environment and which can survive extreme use & provide a favorable learning environment. Hard surface flooring is also popular in industrial facilities, warehouses, and manufacturing plants due to its robustness and resistance to chemicals & heavy equipment. These factors will augment the industry expansion.

The glue-down hard surface flooring market is predicted to depict 6.6% growth rate through 2032. Glue-down installation offers outstanding strength, making it appropriate for high-traffic areas and commercial applications where the flooring should withstand heavy usage and continuous shifting of heavy furniture or equipment. It can also provide enhanced acoustical properties by lowering noise transmission between floors, making it an accepted choice for multi-level buildings, apartments, and areas where noise diminution is crucial. These advantages of said to stimulate business growth.

North America Hard Surface Flooring Market Revenue, 2021 - 2032 (USD Billion)

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The U.S. dominated the North American region with a major revenue of USD 1.22 billion in 2022 and is anticipated to grow at a considerable pace from 2023 - 2032. Residential construction and refurbishment activities in North America will drive hard surface flooring demand. Owing to the growing housing market, homeowners are investing in redevelopment initiatives, fueling the requirement for hard surface flooring materials including hardwood, Luxury Vinyl Tile (LVT), and laminate.

Factors including strength, aesthetics, and ease of maintenance will drive the hard surface flooring demand in residential applications. The region has a booming commercial sector with office spaces, retail stores, hotels, restaurants, and healthcare facilities will positively encourage the North America hard surface flooring market growth.

Hard surface flooring Market Share

Some of the key players operating in the competitive business landscape are:

  • Mohawk Industries
  • Shaw Industries
  • Armstrong Flooring
  • Tarkett
  • Mannington Mills
  • Congoleum
  • Beaulieu International Group
  • Interface,
  • Karndean Designflooring 

These players concentrate on strategic partnerships, new product launches, and commercialization efforts for market expansion. Furthermore, they are heavily investing in research & development to launch advanced products and gain the maximum market revenue.

This hard surface flooring market research report includes in-depth coverage of the industry with estimates & forecast in terms of revenue and volume (USD Million & Square Feet) from 2018 to 2032, for the following segments:

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Market, By Product Type

  • Vinyl Flooring
  • Laminate Flooring
  • Hardwood Flooring
  • Ceramic Tiles
  • Porcelain Tiles
  • Natural Stone Flooring
  • Concrete Flooring
  • Others

Market, By Application

  • Residential
  • Commercial 
    • Offices
    • Retail Spaces
    • Hospitality
    • Hotels
    • Restaurants
    • Healthcare Facilities
    • Education Institutions
    • Industrial Buildings
    • Others

Market, By Installation Type

  • Glue-Down
  • Floating
  • Nail/Staple
  • Click-Lock

Market, By Distribution Channel

  • Online Retail
  • Offline Retail 
    • Specialty Stores
    • Home Improvement Stores
    • Builders and Contractors
  • Others

The above information is provided for the following regions and countries:

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • UK
    • France
    • Spain
    • Italy
    • Russia
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • Australia
    • South Korea
    • Indonesia
    • Malaysia 
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico 
  • Middle East & Africa
    • South Africa
    • Saudi Arabia
    • UAE


Authors: Avinash Singh, Sunita Singh

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

The market size of hard surface flooring reached USD 4.88 billion in 2022 and is projected to expand at 3.1% CAGR during 2023 to 2032, backed by the expansion of the residential & commercial sectors that has led to boom in construction & refurbishment initiatives.
The vinyl flooring accounted for a major industry value of USD 138 million in 2022 due to the fact that luxury vinyl tiles have become highly sought-after in recent years for their look, feel, and favorable features.
The U.S. dominated North America hard surface flooring industry size with a major revenue of USD 1.22 billion in 2022 and will generate significant returns from 2023-2032, owing to the growing housing sector and increasing investment in house redevelopment initiatives.
Mohawk Industries, Shaw Industries, Armstrong Flooring, Tarkett, Mannington Mills, Congoleum, Beaulieu International Group, Interface, and Karndean Designflooring

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Premium Report Details

  • Base Year: 2022
  • Companies covered: 15
  • Tables & Figures: 251
  • Countries covered: 20
  • Pages: 215
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