Report A poll about flooring. Hardwood or ceramic tile in kitchen/eating area in General Education Discussion Board Posted May 7, 2012 How about ugly vinyl? That's what there is in our new house. It's supposed to be classy vinyl, but..... Laura :lol::lol::lol: I go for tiles. I love hardwood floors but in case of a leak your floor may suffer. Tiles are cold but easy to clean and don't mind a flooding or two.