ENGINEERED WOOD FLOORING
Engineered wood flooring consists of a real wood veneer top layer that provides the look and finish of the floor, bonded to multiple plywood backing layers which add strength and stability. Engineered wood floors are generally more stable than solid wood floors, they are indistinguishable from solid once laid.
Engineered flooring is most popular choice for homeowners seeking to renovate for that more modern and contemporary look and feel as it is both highly durable and more stable than solid wood flooring, while also being cheaper and more environmentally friendly.
Engineered floors come with installation systems like tongue and groove or click-system assembly. The good news is that these are easy to put together, They do not require a lot of experience or adhesive and can be accomplished simply by following the manufacturer’s instructions, As the floor is made of multiple layers of wood and is thus prone to expansion due to changes in heat and humidity, it is important at first to place the planks in the room where they will be laid as to acclimatise before installation. When laying down lay along with the length of the room for best results.
FINISHING ENGINNERED FLOORING
Pre-Lacquered flooring is available however also unfinished is another option if you want to apply an oil or wax finish. engineered wood flooring is easy to repair using wax or maintenance oil, removing the need to sand the whole floor in the event of damage. Once you have applied to oil or wax you will notice the full grain and natural beauty of this amazing flooring.