Month: March 2012

Oak Flooring

Out of all the wood flooring choices available today, oak flooring seems to be at the top of everyone’s list. If you are considering investing in a wooden floor, take a look at some of the specific benefits that oak offers: 1. Oak is a hardwood and is extremely hard wearing. 2. Oak actually improves […]

Styles of Parquet Flooring

Today styles of parquet fall into two categories. Herring-bone parquet or Mosaic-panel parquet. The definitions of these are: Herring-bone is solid wood blocks that can be purchased in a variety of sizes, woods and grades. These loose blocks are individually laid into the desired pattern for example herring-bone or basket-weave. This fitting requires an extreme […]