Frequently Asked Questions

Who is GIT Wholesale?

GIT Wholesale is a Wholesaler of Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring,  Click Lock Laminate Flooring, Composite Decking, WPC Siding and Aluminium Composite Panel (ACM).

Is GIT Wholesale a B2B?

Yes, GIT Wholesale is a Business-to-Business wholesale center. Retailers and dealers can sign up for privileges at  www.GITwholesale.ca/sign-up/

How can we purchase from GIT wholesale?

If you are a dealer or retailer, go to the website www.GITwholesale.ca and click on top right sign in icon, then click on Not registered?  Create an account, fill the form completely and wait for GIT Wholesale’s admin confirmation, normally you will receive the reply from GIT Wholesale’s in 48 hours.

What are GIT Wholesale’s sales program?

At GIT Wholesale we have varied sales programs In Stock program, a program where our business partners can order from our stock, and we can ship within 24 hours. Our In Transit program where clients can order from product shipping to GIT Wholesale. The custom order program allows for the purchaser to design and spec the product to suite the specific application.

How fast GIT Wholesale’s delivery time?

GIT Wholesale’s In Stock program features 24-hour ship time. In Transit lead times can be anywhere from 7 days to 60 days. Custom orders may vary. check with info@GITwholesale.ca

How to make sure GIT wholesale’s quality?

All products are manufactured under License for GIT Wholesale. Our specifications ensure quality is built in GIT Wholesale employees check to make sure the product meets or exceeds our specification before shipping.

What is GIT Incentive Points?

GIT Wholesale is giving a 1% rebate to those clients who qualify.

Who can qualify for GIT Incentive points?

Any business-to-business partner that signs up and is accepted on GIT Wholesale web site.

Does GIT Wholesale Offer product Promotions?

Yes, GIT does offer its Business Partners promotions, check the web site for more information. http://gitwholesale.ca/

What is Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring?

The heat of Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring is made of Stone Polymer Composite (SPC) including the advanced  click lock system in order to create a floating floor.  SPC core can be bonded to the  underlay, the best underlay is a cross linked polymer, the cross linked polymer is waterproof, mold mildew and bacteria resistant. Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring includes a top protection layer (Wear Layer), the optimum thickness for this wear layer is 20 mil that can be used in residential and commercial application.

What are the features to look for in Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank flooring?

If you have an active family or an assemblage of pets, consider buying Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring with 20 mil wear layer. An attached cross linked polymer underlay that is waterproof, mold, mildew, bacteria resistant, Formaldehyde free and an efficient click lock system are good features.

Will a fridge damage Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring?

Since most furniture will not go under just one plank, it is perfectly safe for bulky furniture and refrigerators to go on Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank. Rigid Core Vinyl Plank Flooring will not be damaged or cracked by home appliances’ weight due to its strong durability.

How difficult to install Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring?

Installing home decorator collection Rigid Core Vinyl Plank Flooring is really no more difficult than installing Click Lock Laminate Flooring. Rigid Core Vinyl planks Flooring are more forgiving than real hardwood.

How long will Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring last?

Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring is highly durable. If you purchase a good quality product, say 7mm with a 20 mil wear layer. The product is installed and maintained correctly; it can last upwards of 10-25 years. That said, vinyl is a great choice for high traffic area in your house.  Most Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring has a wear layer on its surface that resists scratches and stains.

Does home appliances damage Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring?

Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring will not be damaged or cracked by home appliances’ weight due to its construction.

How to clean Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring?

Don’t use abrasive cleaner, detergents or mop and shine products as these tend to leave a dull film on Rigid Core Luxury Plank Flooring. Do use a microfiber mop to clean your Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring. Rinse the floor with water after cleaning to remove any soap and vinegar residues.

What is benefit of Click Lock system of Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring?

Click lock systems eliminate the use of glues staple nails and make for a quick easy installation.

What does Embossed in Registered (EIR) mean?

Is a means of texturing the depth and the look of real wood by embossing the surface with a matching decorative paper. Giving you the look and feel of real wood.

What is the best underlay for Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring?

Cross-linked polymer underlay is waterproof, mold, mildew and bacteria resistant.

Is Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring a DIY?

Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring with an attached underlay it is the easiest DIY product on the market today.

What is a good cleaner for Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring?

One of the best cleansers for Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring is apple cider vinegar. The acidity in the vinegar helps remove dirt and grime without leaving a buildup of soap or wax. Simply mix one cup of cider vinegar with a gallon of hot water and use a damp mop to clean, rinsing the mop frequently with hot water.

Is Murphy Oil safe to use on Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring?

Yes-Murphy Oil is a great choice for Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring. Cleaning since it’s clear and 98% derived from natural ingredients and a negative PH product.

How to make Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring Shine?

Add a few drops of baby oil to the vinegar and water solution. For stubborn scuffs, try putting some WD-40 lubricant on a towel and rub the area until the scuffs disappear. Clean thoroughly with the vinegar and water solution to remove any traces of lubrication.

What causes Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring to buckle?

The major cause of buckling in Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring is expansion and contraction of the material. As the material becomes warmer, it can expand slightly, causing the floor to buckle. Buckling is more common in area that have wider fluctuations in temperature including solar gain.

What cleaner should not be used on Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring?

A pH-neutral floor cleaner is safe to use on Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring.

How soon can you walk on a Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring installation?

Click Lock Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring can be walked on immediately, however, glue down planks should be given 48 hours to dry.

Does Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank flooring need a vapor barrier?

There’s no need to worry about a moisture barrier if your Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring has a cross linked polymer attached waterproof underlay.

How hard is it to install Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank flooring?

Of all the do-it-yourself floor coverings Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring is one of the simplest to install. It is easy to cut, requires no bonding to the subfloor, and snaps together edge-to-edge and end-to-end the ultimate DIY product.

What is Vinyl Trim?

Vinyl Trim is any trim that finishes the Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring. Generally they are T Molding, End Cap, Flush Stair Nose, and Reducer.

What is benefit of Vinyl End Cap?

A Vinyl End Cap finishes a row of Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring leaving no exposed edges. This End Cap seals the floor against water, mold, mildew, and bacteria.

What is benefit of Vinyl T Molding?

Vinyl T molding ensures a finished seal between two Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring. This seal prevents mildew mold and bacteria.

What is benefit of Vinyl Flush Stair Nose?

A Vinyl flush Stair Nose completes the stair tread giving you a pleasing bull nose edge. This seals the Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring against water, mildew, mold and bacteria, it enhances the look of your staircase.

What is benefit of Vinyl Reducer?

A vinyl reducer ensures a smooth walking transition from floors of two thickness. The Vinyl reducer seals the expansion gap against dirt build up while the seal prevents water getting in, and mold, mildew, and bacteria from growing.

What is Composite Decking?

A blend of plastic fibers and wood fillers that create a strong resilient material that is suitable for decking, it is durable, waterproof, mold and mildew resistant.

What is solid core Composite Decking?

Decking that is free of holes that are designed to use less material in the manufacturing process. A stronger product.

What is double color sided Composite Decking?

A plank that has one color on one side and a different color on the other side.

Why 12 ft length of Composite Decking is the optimized length?

It is the most common length used in Decking, a 12 ft length is the longest practical plank length that on installer can work with.

Where can I use Composite Decking?

Composite Decking can be used in any exterior decking project.

Is Installation of Composite Decking is easy?

Yes, it as simple as installation of wooden deck boards. Look at the GIT Wholesale installation manual. http://gitwholesale.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/Decking2.pdf

What is Click Lock Laminate Flooring?

Click Lock Laminate Flooring is a multi-layer synthetic flooring product designed to mirror the appearance and texture of real wood. The core layer is manufactured from melamine resin and fiber board material.

What is an AC rating?

Abrasion Class is an internationally accepted system of testing for laminate flooring durability. These test methods include a Taber with a leather wheel and one with sandpaper as a way to measure the laminates surface layer and its durability. This point of wear will indicate a wear factor. These rating tests are performed be a licensed independent laborite ensuring a reliable test of the laminate flooring durability in all the different ways laminated can wear. AC1 laminate is a rated for light use. Recommended for guest bedrooms and dining rooms low traffic areas used sparingly. AC2 laminate is rated for moderate use such as bedrooms, family room. Not recommended for high traffic areas such as hallways and kitchens. AC3 laminate is rated for high traffic areas in the domestic homes, which would include dens, hallways, stairs and kitchens. AC4 Laminate is rated for light to moderate commercial usage Spaces such as offices, salons, bistros, and boutiques which have moderate foot traffic. AC5 laminated is the industry’s highest AC durability rating. The AC5 rating is for high foot commercial areas such as public buildings, lobbies, commercial hallways, banks, restaurants and shops.

What is GIT’s Click Lock Laminate Flooring AC rating?

The AC5 rating, it is the highest durability rating the market has to offer. Designed for those high traffic areas halls salons showrooms and lobbies.

What is the best underlay for Click Lock Laminate Flooring?

One that is waterproof, anti-microbubble, cushioned and easy to install.

Is GIT Wholesale's Click Lock Laminate Flooring Embossed in Registered?

Yes, embodying the wood grain look and texture.

What is co-extrusion Composite Decking?

Co-extrusion is a new bio-process content (BPC) manufacturing technology that is used to produce a superior wood plastic composite (WPC) product that combines two materials: one material is extruded to create a durable modified plastic exterior and the core is continuously filled with proven wood-composite material to form a single finished product.

Benefits:
1. Co-extrusion processes combine the proven strength of high-density polyethylene plastic and wood fibers with a durable outer shell of modified plastic that completely encapsulates the board.

2. Exterior surfaces of the finished product offer an impermeable layer of protection from scratches, stains, and fading.
3. This anti-scratch surface is easy to clean as well as keeps the inside BPC material from water absorption. The board surface is embossed and delivers a finished product with anti-slip features.
4. Co-extrusion decking will not rot, split, splinter, check, or suffer structural damage from fungal decay. It performs better than any traditional composite.