NuCore Performance

Saltwater Breeze Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank - Cork Back

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$4.49 / sqft Size: 6.5mm Color: Gray $77.18 / box
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Product Overview


100% waterproof flooring that can be installed above, on, or below grade and in sunrooms.

Protected by Techtanium Plus

Exclusive to Floor & Decor, Techtanium Plus provides extreme scratch and stain resistance with a Lifetime Residential and 20-year Commercial Warranty.

Pet Proof

Great for families with pets, this resilient flooring stands up to the busiest lifestyles because accidents happen.

Easy Installation

Easy floating/locking installation with zero acclimation time

Style Meets Performance

Resilient flooring featuring beautifully authentic textured wood styles.

Attached Pad

Pre-attached hypoallergenic natural cork underlayment for a quieter, warmer floor with softness underfoot.

Easy to Clean

Easy to clean using vacuum, wet mop, and steam or jet mop.


Product Length 47.64
Product Width 6.50
Box Width 7.09
Box Weight 41.80 lbs
IIC Number

IIC is used to determine the amount of impact noise isolation. The higher the IIC rating, the more effective it is at isolating vibrations and absorbing sound.

STC Rating

STC is used to determine airborne sound transmission. The higher the STC rating the greater the effectiveness to reduce the transmission of airborne sound.

Delta Rating

Delta IIC rating shows what the product adds to the assembly in terms of impact sound isolation.

Box Length 48.39
Wear Layer

Wear Layer is measured in mils and refers to the top surface that provides the durability, stain, and scratch resistance for vinyl and resilient flooring products. The thicker the wear layer the more durable the floor is.

Techtanium Plus
Product Thickness

Thicker Vinyl and Resilient flooring offers higher durability and an enhanced appearance.

Veneer Thickness

Veneer Thickness is measured in millimeters and refers to the top surface that indicates approximately how much sanding and refinishing the wood flooring can handle over its lifespan. The thicker the veneer the more times it can be sanded, and the longer the lifespan will be.

Techtanium Plus
Material Vinyl
Color Gray
Shade Light
Edge Micro Beveled

The look & feel of products vary from smooth to high gloss to hand scraped giving you a wide selection to fit your personal style.

Gloss Level Low
Attached Pad

This flooring has an attached pad underlayment. If you choose to add additional underlayment, we recommend Sentinel Protect Plus. 6mil poly vapor barrier is needed when installing over concrete subfloors. Please see installation documents for more details.

Scratch Resistance

The composition of the product is durable and strong enough to resist scratches from every day usage. Please see care and maintenance instructions within the installation and warranty documents for more details.

Extreme Scratch Resistance
Dent Resistance Dent Resistant
Stain Resistance

This flooring is designed to reduce permanent stain damage caused by typical household spills and in some cases pet accidents. Please see care and maintenance instructions within the installation and warranty documents for more details.

Elevation Grade

Helps you determine at which elevation a product is best suited from basement to upper levels.

On/ Above/ Below
Water Resistance

Waterproof and water-resistant designations refer to the product’s ability to withstand moisture and spills. Waterproof or water-resistant vinyl and resilient flooring is suitable for all rooms in the house including kitchens, basements, and bathrooms.

Installation & Warranty
Placement Location Indoor
Installation Options

The surface for which the product can be installed upon. The surface should be clean, stable, and meet installation and warranty guidelines prior to installation.

Floor Only
Approved for Sunrooms

Sunrooms (also known as three season rooms or indoor porches) are rooms that permit daylight and views of the landscape while sheltering from adverse weather. Please see warranty instructions for detailed information on product usage.

Commercial / Residential Use Residential/ Commercial

The subfloor is the base surface that the floor covering is installed upon. Approved subfloor types are listed. Please see installation documents for more details.


The use of underlayment provides sound absorption, moisture protection, thermal protection, and softness underfoot. 6mil poly vapor barrier is needed when installing over concrete subfloors. Please see installation document for more details.

Sentinel Protect Plus Recommended
Transitions Moldings Required in Doorways

A transition molding is required in doorways in order to allow for integrity and expansion of the floor. Please see the installation and warranty documents for more details.

Cleaning Method

The approved options available for routine cleaning in order to maintain your flooring. Please see installation documents for more details.

Vacuum, Wet Mop, Steam Mop, Jet Mop

Commercial and/or Residential manufacturer product guarantee to give you peace of mind.

Lifetime Res./ 20 Yr Comm.
VOC Certification

GREENGUARD Certified products are certified to GREENGUARD standards for low chemical emissions into indoor air during product usage. Visit

GreenGuard Gold
Radiant Heat Compatible

This states whether a product is compatible for use with radiant heat kits. See installation instructions and warranty for more details.

Installation Type

Our vinyl and resilient flooring products offer installation type choices of floating/locking, glue-down and self-stick options, which provide varying levels of durability and ease of installation to suit your project needs.

Floating/ Locking
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Product Details

Its the most durable rigid core luxury vinyl in the market! Exclusive to Floor & Decor, 6.5mm NuCore Performance Saltwater Breeze Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank - Cork Back looks and feels just like real wood, with the added benefit of being waterproof and highly durable. Protected by Techtanium Plus, the surface resists scuffs, scratches, fading and stains! Its kid and pet friendly, and easy to maintain by vacuum, sweeping, wet mop or residential steam mop. That means its perfect for virtually any room in the home, including kitchens, full bathrooms, basements, even sunrooms! It can be easily installed over most existing floors.

  • Extreme durabilityscratch, dent and stain resistant.
  • Premium natural cork backing built-in for a quieter, warmer, softer floor without the need for additional underlayment.
  • 100% waterproof.
  • Ready forimmediate installation right out of the box. (That means no acclimation waiting time required!)
  • No transition moldings needed in doorways or large areas, for up to 10,000 sq. feet!
  • Can be installed on, above, and below grade-level (perfect for basements!) and over most existing hard-surface flooring, including slightly irregular subfloors with the easy floating/ locking installation
  • Performs under extreme temperatures (-25F to 155F), so you can even install NuCore Performance in your sunroom.
  • This NuCore product is backed by an industry leading lifetime res./ 20 yr comm. warranty.
  • 6mil poly vapor barrier is needed when installing over concrete subfloors. The use of Sentinel Protect Plus Underlayment for residential spaces is recommended for sound reduction, additional moisture protection and softness under foot.
  • Constructed of virgin vinyl and is made without Ortho-phthalates.

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