Yes, Laminate will wear better, protect from stains better, be harder to dent, more comfortable, and even a cigarette will not affect it (burning).
the only advantage Vinyl may have, is that sheet vinyl is impervious to water and may be cheaper than lam.
Contractor Talk - Professional Construction and Remodeling Forum
A forum community dedicated to professional construction and remodeling contractors. Come join the discussion about the industry, trades, safety, projects, finishing, tools, machinery, styles, scales, reviews, accessories, classifieds, and more!