Coating system and gloss levels of engineered flooring

With most engineered flooring prefinished in the factory, a very high standard of finish is achievable. In many products the coating to the exposed upper surface consists of a multi-stage system including fillers, sealers and final coats with additives such as aluminium oxide to provide a tough wear resistant surface. Coloured stains may also be […]

Environmental benefits of bamboo flooring

Bamboo is a renewable resource that has been used as a construction material over the centuries. Bamboo differs from timber in that it is classified as a grass and as such it has the ability to grow to maturity in about 6 years. Due to this fast growth rate bamboo has a high yield for […]