Authentic floors for real homes.

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A collection that combines exceptional natural appearance with unrivalled three-dimensional texture, that’s Authentics. Lifelike wood and stone designs for rustic, characterful interiors.

Authentics top features

*on select floors

4 V Groove icon bevels all four sides

Bevels on the long & short sides*

Wear Resistant icon

Wear resistant


Embossed in register*

100% waterproof icon

100% waterproof

Reduces noise icon

Reduces noise

Stable icon

Extremely stable

What sets Authentics apart?

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A flawless copy of nature

Using Embossed in Register (EIR) technology on our wood floors, we imprint the rough textures of nature, so you can add cachet to your home with planks that replicate real wood.

modern minimalist bedroom with coretec vinyl planks on the floor

Floors that last a lifetime

There’s more to your floor than meets the eye. Our Authentics floors are 100% waterproof, wear resistant and made to last. In other words, solid floors for lively homes.

light and airy room with coretec herringbone pattern on floor

Pick your pattern

In addition to traditional planks, the Authentics also includes a series of tiles and several herringbone variations. The choice is yours.

Diagram of COREtec Authentics plank flooring layers

What is my Authentics floor made of?

All our Authentics floors are 8 mm thick and composed of 5 distinct layers:

  1. High performance wear layer: Three protective (0.55 mm) layers for wear-resistance
  2. Decor film: Indistinguishable from real wood or stone
  3. Comfort layer: Warm & quiet underfoot
  4. Sound Core®Core with excellent sound reduction
  5. Attached cork underlayment: The most sustainable solution
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How do I install my Authentics floor?

Our floors are designed for simplicity. Thanks to the integrated click system, you can install COREtec® on any surface without glue, nails or additional subflooring. There’s no need for sanding, polishing, sealing or varnishing. Plus, our floors don’t require acclimatisation or a post-installation waiting period, so you can install and start living on your new floor the same day.

Watch our step-by-step tutorial video or view our Authentics installation guide for detailed instructions.

How do I clean my Authentics floor?

Unlike traditional parquet or other flooring types, COREtec® floors are 100% waterproof, child and pet friendly. Simply follow these steps to keep your floor looking great for a lifetime:

Follow our simple Tips for routine care and maintenance:



to remove dirt and other particles that can damage the surface of your floor.


CLEAN messes asap

to avoid prolonged exposure 
and allow for easier removal.



with a pH-neutral vinyl cleaner. Avoid shine, wax or polish cleaning products.

COREtec cleaning kit

With these tips and our recommended COREtec® Cleaning Kit, maintaining your floor is child's play. For more detailed information on post-installation cleaning, preventive and routine maintenance, or spot and spill removal, please consult our care and maintenance guidelines.

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