The Engineered wood flooring is the latest addition to the wooden flooring category. They are created by binding together multiple layers of ply or timber with a beautiful top layer of solid wood. They are an alternative to solid wood floors that are fast becoming a popular choice in the UK.
Besides for being cost-effective and easy to install, engineered wooden flooring comes with a number of other handy benefits. For example, by virtue of its layered construct, this engineered wooden flooring can handle weather changes much better than conventional solid wood flooring and are able to deal with temperature related expansion and contraction without batting an eyelid. The engineered wood flooring can also be sanded and refinished a number of times-so as to keep them looking brand new, elegant and luxurious for years to come. The multiple layers of engineered flooring also provide higher levels of stability and long-lasting durability.
The top layer of engineered wooden flooring can be any type of solid wood depending on your tastes and the kind of interior design you have in mind. You could go for Oak, Ash, Walnut, Cherry, and a number of other finishes for the top layer. You can even go with engineered oak flooring UK at varying level of thickness; starting from 7mm all the way to 30mm. Another great thing about engineered wooden flooring is that it lends itself to larger boards at a much lower cost than solid wood floors. This helps you get wider engineered wooden flooring boards, fewer joints and superb looking floors without breaking the budget!
Engineered wood flooring is compatible with under flooring heating system and has high moisture tolerance. And our high-quality engineered wooden flooring could be sanded around three to five times to improve its life, look and feel. Also, if you're eyeing on engineered oak flooring UK then there are a range of products at trade flooring UK suitable for every form of a budget! There is a range of engineered wooden flooring products available in the UK; however, what sets us apart are our affordable prices and quality of our engineered flooring. We stock quality engineered wooden flooring and a plethora of accessories too. So, visit our store or online and order a free sample now!
Many homemakers prefer installing engineered wood flooring in their houses and offices as an affordable heat insulating alternative. You would feel comfortable walking on engineered wood flooring during the extreme winter in the UK. The engineered flooring gives the similar benefit of heat insulation as you would expect from expensive solid wood flooring. Your feet would still feel the same warmth even if you prefer oak engineered wood flooring.
Engineered wooden flooring can go from 150mm wide to 190/220/240/260/300 right up to 500mm wide. Although, it may seem like a huge range to choose from, however, it means you will always be able to find a width of engineered oak flooring UK that suits pretty much every project without too much difficulty.
The engineered wood flooring can be of lengths from 2m up to 5m long.
Yes, you can repair engineered flooring, and we offer floor maintenance services too! You can opt for engineered flooring maintenance solutions from small repairs to mend cigarette burns or impact damages to large repairs such as re-sanding, polishing, etc. You can also buy various products such as the wood polish to fix minor noticeable scratches on engineered wooden flooring.
Engineered wooden flooring comes in lacquered and hard-wax oiled finish. Under Lacquered finish, you can buy engineered wood flooring in Satin Lacquer and Matt Lacquer. Satin Lacquer gives a smooth finish and gives low maintenance finish to engineered wooden flooring. It is slightly glossy. The Matt Lacquer gives an elegant, natural, less glossy coating to your engineered wooden flooring. It appears more like an oil or wax finish but is more resistant to scratches.
This is the most popular way to finish your engineered wooden flooring. The hard wax oiled finish gives highly natural yet resilient and versatile look to the engineered wooden flooring. It helps to portray wood in its very best light and protects it from the harsh effects of day-to-day life. Natural Oil is more of a traditional treatment for flooring which gives natural, classic look to your engineered oak flooring UK. It would be better if you choose lacquered wood finish on the engineered flooring as it provides better protection against sunlight compared to a coat of natural oil.