Both vinyl plank and ceramic tile are known to be durable flooring options. However, ceramic can chip and crack over time. Ceramic tile is more prone to damage (think dropping something heavy on the surface) than a vinyl plank. Vinyl plank is also a better option if you have children or pets. Luxury vinyl flooring options like vinyl tiles are better than ceramic tiles for your home or commercial space. Vinyl flooring options can last up to 10 years while ceramic tiles can stay for 40 years or more. Vinyl sheets are easier to clean than ceramic tiles. Vinyl tile is a water-resistant material while ceramic is better at heat resistance.