Wood parquet flooring installation is very demanding process

Wood parquet flooring which we sell is sourced from all around the world. We represent renounced brands with high quality products. Our suppliers use advanced production technology which is necessary for manufacturing best wood parquet flooring. You can choose among 480 variations of wood parquet. Many colours which range from light to dark with golden, silver and reddish nuances look fabulous installed in every home. If you want to install wood flooring in small rooms and rooms with not sufficient lighting, we recommend to install wood flooring in light colours. Light coloured wood parquet optically enlarges rooms and gives them elegant look. Light furniture and light coloured walls can be combined with light wood parquet flooring to create calm and serene look. If you harmonize dark furniture with light flooring, a beautiful contrast is creating which is gorgeous. Dark coloured parquet is most suitable for installation in vast rooms and for rooms with lots of natural or artificial lighting. Rooms with dark coloured wood parquet flooring have a traditional look. Dark floors are usually combined with light coloured furniture and light coloured walls. Medium coloured parquet is most popular among our clients. It is suitable for creating traditional or modern appearance of your home.

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Proper caring for wood parquet flooring prolongs its life span

On our web site you can find information on how to install wood parquet flooring. Installation is very demanding process and it has to be done by professionals with experiences. Investment in wood parquet is a big expense so it has to be installed correctly in order to serve you for a long time. Wood parquet flooring can last up to 100 years if it is installed and maintained correctly. Before installation of wood parquet flooring, surface on which it will be installed, has to be appropriately prepared. Surface has to be clean, dry and levelled so wood parquet flooring has stability which is crucial for durability and long life span. There are two methods for installing wood parquet flooring. For installation of engineered parquet flooring floating method is usually used. With this installation method we strongly advise use of good quality underlayment. Underlayment provides stability, levels out small underfloor imperfections and allows parquet flooring to breathe. It is also a protection against humidity from subfloor, which can damage parquet flooring. Wood parquet flooring is commonly installed with gluing method. This installation method is quite time consuming but it offers best stability to wood parquet flooring. After subfloor is correctly prepared, glue is applied and wood parquet flooring is installed. After installation, floors need to completely dry before proceeding with next step. When installed floors are dry, they need to be sanded and lacquered or oiled.

 

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Properly polished wood parquet flooring in herringbone pattern looks stunning

Wood parquet flooring can be installed in many different patterns. Patterns which are popular are herringbone, chevron, brick, basketwave and hexagon. For herringbone pattern rectangular tiles are used which are laid one beside other at 90° angle. Zig zag herringbone pattern that is created can be single or double. Double herringbone pattern is more fascinating, especially if more than one colour of tiles are installed. Chevron pattern looks a lot like herringbone parquet wood flooring, difference between chevron and herringbone is in a shape of tiles. Tiles used for chevron pattern are rectangular shaped and cut at an angle. Tiles form very beautiful arrow like pattern. Brick pattern is very popular and is widely used by our clients. It looks good with small tiles and big planks. It can create traditional and contemporary look of rooms. Another stunning pattern is basketwave. For basketwave pattern, tiles are placed in vertical and horizontal way. This pattern can be installed diagonal or parallel to wall. To create even more stunning look, more than one colour of tiles can be used in one pattern. Hexagon pattern is very complicated to achieve. Tiles are placed in different ways so they form hexagon shapes.

Caring for wood parquet flooring is necessary to maintain perfect polished appearance

Caring for parquet wood flooring is not very demanding. After wood parquet flooring is installed, it has to be cleaned with special caring cleaners which forms protective layer. For lacquered wood parquet flooring, caring cleaner with small percentage of lacquer is used first to protect and later to renew top layer. We advise to use this cleaner once or twice a year. In case your wood parquet flooring gets scratched, you can use cleaner to repair it. It is important to care for your flooring correctly to avoid further damage. For oiled wood parquet flooring, there is also a special protective cleaner which is used for care, immediately after installation. Its use is recommended once a month. For oiled polished wood parquet flooring we also suggest to use maintenance oil once a year. When maintenance oil for polishing is applied, it has to completely dry before you polish parquet wood flooring. Wood parquet flooring can be polished manually or with polishing machine.