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Old 12-03-2016, 06:12 PM   #1
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All Tile Flat Floors

Now that all tile floors have been out for a bit, what's the overall feeling about them?

We compromised and played it safe for our first coach - a 2015 Tiffin Phaeton 40AH. Good value and nice features for the $$. We live in it full-time and consider ourselves fortunate and blessed to have semi-retired early and hit the road. We are having great fun!

The one thing we both don't care for is the tile/carpet flooring that every motorhome seems to have. We understand why it's done, but it's annoying balancing a dining chair on part tile/carpet, or working the recliner if part gets moved onto tile. The all tile floors look so much nicer too - clean and open.

Are there downsides and issues people have experienced?

It's hard not to dream about the "next" coach. We're not even close to that, but, I guess just saying that means "you never know!".
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We love our all tile floor coach (and are especially glad we went with the upgraded King Aire floors). We also came from a Tiffin with the carpet slides, the DS is such a cleaner look & feel! At first on the 2016's, the issue was weight with the extra tile but Newmar corrected that and even fully loaded for us we have almost 6,000 lbs extra capacity.
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We love our all tile floors and also have the upgraded King Aire tile. We came from a Monaco Diplomat with the carpet and did not care for the looks and did not enjoy a stain from a spilled glass of wine. The all tile provides a more open appearance.
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