A finish floor, or floor covering, is the ultimate top layer of flooring. It is the layer that you walk on and it is decorative.
Floor covering is a more precise term, since it often covers another, structural layer of flooring.
These Are NOT Finish Floors:
- Cement Board
These ARE Finish Floors or Floor Coverings:
- Solid hardwood
- Engineered wood
- Sheet vinyl flooring
- Vinyl tile flooring
- Luxury vinyl
- Stone or ceramic tile
Neither list above is exhaustive.