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Strata Premium Hush

Strata Commercial is multi-layer vinyl flooring in plank form, embossed to give the look and feel of real wood.

Strata plank flooring features ISOCORE, an innovative highly engineered closed-cell foam PVC core. This delivers rigidity and strength yet is lightweight and easy to handle and install.  The simple drop-and-lock end joints make installation easy along with underlay preattached. A solid virgin vinyl layer enhances durability and provides exceptional embossing detail and texture.


  • Extruded ISOCORE layer: 5.5mm
  • Top layer: 1.5mm
  • Wear layer: 0.55mm
  • Underlayment: 1.0mm
  • Overall thickness: 8.0mm
  • Use: Commercial and residential
  • Finish: Urethane with enhanced ceramic bead and Ultra-Fresh
  • Plank size: 220 x 1510mm
Key Features
  • 100% waterproof (not a membrane)
  • Attached Underlay
  • Increased Dimensional Stability allowing use over larger areas
  • Resistant to indentation 60% greater than solid vinyl click floors
  • Locking strength four times as strong as solid vinyl click floors
  • Outstanding in room and transfer acoustics (with underlay)
  • Easy install with Droplock 100 system
  • Ultra-Fresh anti-microbial protection
  • Available in three colours
  • 15 year commercial warranty, lifetime warranty for residential applications
NZ-Owned Business
NZ-Owned Business
Scope of Use
  • Suitable for wet areas under NZBC clause E3 (alternative solution must be submitted) 
  • Suitable for use in light commercial and residential flooring applications
  • Ideal for child care centers, aged care, hotels/motels, restaurants/cafes, retail spaces
  • Recommended for wet areas
  • Can be installed over existing tiles and vinyl
  • Floating installation — no adhesive required 
Limitations on Use
  • While Strata flooring is 100% waterproof it is not a tanking solution
  • For installation in wet rooms, a certified tanking solution must be installed first by a qualified tradesperson in accordance with the building code  
  • Strata is not recommended for use in showers
  • Strata is not recommended for use outside, in sunrooms/solariums, saunas, seasonal porches, camping trailers, boats, RVs, or rooms that have the potential for flooding
Statement of Building Code Compliance
  • NZBC Clause E3 — Internal moisture: Alternative solution must be submitted (see downloads) in areas containing sanitary items and sanitary fixtures

Manufacturer has provided testing for a product of similar specification. Based on comparison, Strata has the following results:

Standard Description Requirement Result
ASTM F963  Heavy Metals Refer to Standard  Passes Requirement 
ASTM F970  Static Load Limit  +/-0.005”, 250-Lbs. Load  Passes Requirement 
ASTM F925  Chemical Resistance  No more than ‘slight change’  Surpasses Requirement 
ASTM F1514  Resistance to Heat  Average and Max △E <8.0  Surpasses Requirement  
ASTM F1515  Resistance to Light  Average and Max △E <8.0  Surpasses Requirement 
ASTM F410  Wear Layer Thickness  Commercial: ≥20mil (0.5mm)  Passes Requirement 
ASTM F4060  Abrasion Resistance  N/A  Average 25,000 cycles 
ASTM E90 & E413  Airborne Sound Transmission Loss STC ≥50 STC 59: Surpasses Requirement 
ASTM E492 & E989  Impact Sound Transmission IIC ≥50  IIC 65: Surpasses Requirement 

Fire testing summary of results:

Testing carried out by AWTA, Victoria, Australia
Commercial Mean 
 CHF Value 5.7  5.7  5.7  5.7kW/m² 
Smoke Value  196 237 225  219% min 

 Slip testing summary of results:

Testing carried out by ISTS
Product/Pattern Commercial/
Smooth Oak
Swiss Oak
Classification W X
Pendulum Mean BPN (4S Rubber) 48BPN 43BPN
Notional contribution of floor surface to the risk of slipping when wet LOW MODERATE
In-Service History

Strata was developed in 2017 for the New Zealand market. Multi Layer flooring has been installed in projects throughout Europe, Asia, and the USA.

ISOCORE technology is distributed by:

  • Aspecta Global — Commercial Flooring in Europe and Asia
  • Metroflor in the USA through its Genesis brand
  • Home Depot under the Lifeproof brand
Other Performance Attributes
  • Superior dimensional stability — up to 150m2 without expansion gaps, 18-29° (perimeter gaps of 10mm still required)
  • Resistant to indentation 60% greater than solid vinyl click floors
  • Locking strength four times stronger than solid vinyl click floors
  • 100% virgin PVC resins — no locally sourced PVC post-consumer recyclate ensures no heavy metals or other contaminants are present
  • Heat resistant up to 70°c 


  • 15 years commercial use
  • Lifetime residential use
C Protection from Fire compliant
Protection from Fire
D1 Access Routes compliant
Access Routes
E3 Internal Moisture compliant
Internal Moisture
G6 Airborne and Impact Sound compliant
Airborne and Impact Sound
Product Technical Statement

September 2023

Fire Testing Report
Test Results: Slip Resistance — Smooth Oak
Test Results: Slip Resistance — Swiss Oak
Owners Manual: Installation Guide
Strata brochure

Woodland Lifestyle is a family-owned, New Zealand based business specialising in acoustic and hard flooring solutions for
both residential and commercial applications.

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