best flooring choices for wet areas - the spruce
17 jul 2017 what is the best type of solid flooring to install in very wet places (like basements) or semi-wet moist places like kitchens and bathrooms sheet vinyl is a waterproof solid surface. usually it has very few if any seams to allow water to penetrate to the substrate. 4. luxury vinyl flooring - plank. luxury vinyl comes in long plank strips typically 7" wide and 48" long. the lock-and-fold style of joinery provides a tight seal against water seeping to substrate. 5.