Solid Hardwood flooring is one of the most popular flooring choices on the market.
Solid hardwood flooring adds value to your property and is a durable stylish flooring option. The popular Australian timbers include blackbutt, spotted gum, tasmanian oak, sydney blue gum, grey iron bark for example and are available in different widths and have a thick wear surface which can be sanded and finished a number of times.
Solid hardwood flooring comes in different grades and colours – the grade refers to the level of visible natural features in the wood – select, (the highest grade) standard (the middle grade) and classic (the natural grade) with each grade having different amount of knots and characteristics, burls and veins.
Bamboo flooring is a very striking choice of flooring
Designers and flooring installation experts were seeking an alternative to hardwood flooring that would be more affordable and quicker to produce, and they found it in the environmentally renewable resource of bamboo. Bamboo is essentially fibers of bamboo compressed together and stabilised with resins. Available in several styles and stains bamboo creates a clean and striking finish that is easy to install and hardwearing.
Laminate is the best all-around affordable flooring perfect for Australian homes.
With realistic patterns, textures and a multitude of styles and color choices, the durability, good looks and value pricing means you can expand your decorating ideas without increasing your budget or sacrificing quality. Laminate Flooring is constructed in layers. The bottom layer being the backing designed to resist moisture. Above the backing is the inner core made from high density fiberboard re inforced with a special resin. The next layer is the image design layer with the high resolution image and the top layer is the wear layer designed to protect from fading, scratches and damage from wear and tear. Today’s laminate flooring simulates the authentic look of hardwood and the possibilities for new styles and colors are limitless.
Vinyl is a durable long lasting, water proof option for both residential and commercial.
Vinyl planks are available in both the glue down where a special adhesive is applied to the floor before laying – perfect for heavy traffic and click plank is designed for a quick renovation easily laid out across the floor. They come in a range of patterns, colours and styles and compositions.
Engineered flooring instantly adds style, function and charm to any room.
Manufactured using three to five layers of hardwood, each layer is stacked in a cross-grain configuration and bonded together under heat and pressure. Engineered Flooring is 100% real wood and crafted in longer lengths to showcase beautiful lines and unique grain patterns. It provides long lasting appeal and a solid foundation to complement your existing decor. It is a great investment in your homes overall value.
Solid pre finished hardwood flooring with a factory-applied finish is not only faster and easier to install but is a highly durable
Another good option for hardwood flooring is pre-finished solid timber flooring. The pre-finished flooring already comes sanded and sealed, and available in long lengths and widths. With prefinished flooring, you get all of the advantages of the factory-applied extra durable surface seal plus the look, beauty, and feel of natural hardwood. You also always have the option later on of sanding to once more reveal the natural wood to the surface.