Exterior wood floor
In the following article we will look at some differences between hardwood floors and Laminate Flooring. Basic differences when choosing which type of flooring we are going to use.What can be some of the many differences of laminate flooring and hardwood flooring. If you are confused like most people about the terminology of the different types of wood and laminate flooring, you will appreciate this handy guide.
Laminate flooring looks a lot like wood because of its textures. But the cost is substantially less. They are also very easy to install, requiring a good professional. In some cases, if the person who bought the product has some experience in installing laminate flooring, they may be able to do it themselves, but they would have no guarantees on the installation.
Laminate flooring has a nice rich natural glow similar to wood. However, as we mentioned before their cost is less than wood. So it is a good choice for your space to work or decorate.
Natural wood floor
Parquet or parquet (from the French parquet) is a flooring made of thin pieces of wood coupled and arranged regularly forming varied patterns. Initially used to describe the long diagonal squares that were used in the Palace of Versailles in 1684, as parquet de menuiserie (“parquet in wood”), to replace the marble floor that was rather tedious to maintain because it required continuous washing that caused erosion between the joints of the slabs. Such parquets in losange were described by the Swedish architect Daniel Cronstrom in both Versallles and the Grand Trianon in 1693.
The parquet board can be 100 mm × 2.5 mm × 8 mm, up to large-format parquet with board thicknesses from 14 mm to 17 mm with variable lengths from 400 mm × 70 mm × 14 mm up to 500 mm × 75 mm × 17 mm.
Rustic wood floor
Warm and elegant, natural wood floors are a sign of distinction for spaces. Sometimes it is not easy to decide on a wood floor, maybe you have doubts about which one will look better in your room and if it will stand the test of time. You can find several types of wood for floors, with different profiles and finishes. But which is the most suitable wood? Find options for every budget in this book. Pine wood, laminate, oak and other alternatives to make your spaces look like new. Also learn how to distinguish each type of flooring, and know what their advantages and costs are. Let’s get started!
Laminate flooring is a multi-layer synthetic flooring product, fused by a lamination process. Its price is affordable. They are available from $400 pesos per square meter. These floors are used in almost all spaces. They are ideal for living rooms, dining rooms or studios.
The imitation wood effect in laminate flooring makes it a great alternative if you want to get all the aesthetic benefits of wood, but without so much maintenance and at a more economical price.
How to lay wood flooring
This article was co-written by Chris Willatt. Chris Willatt is the owner and founder of Alpine Maids, the top-rated cleaning agency in Denver, Colorado. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Colorado in 2012.
This article was co-written by Chris Willatt. Chris Willatt is the owner and founder of Alpine Maids, the top-rated cleaning agency in Denver, Colorado. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Colorado in 2012. This article has been viewed 125,098 times.