Wood flooring Huntingdonshire local experts in wooden flooring from engineered wooden flooring to solid hardwood floor boards we have it and can lay it.
The finest grade for wood is the classic grade it has the smallest colour deviation , the straightest grains and the least number of knots. Character grade wood has more variety in colour and in texture , a wilder grain and some surface checks. Knots are up to 30mm in diameter and in hardwood. version they are generally filled in . Rustic Grade wood has even more pronounce . elements then Character graded wood and can incorporate cracks and black knots. All rustic graded features are filled in prior to sealing but generally could use a bit more sanding.
You also want to think about to what environment the floor will be exposed. Is it a high traffic area , like that of a work floor , or will it be in subjected to water such as the kitchen or bathroom . Yes there are floors appropriate for rather wet areas you just need to pick a floor that can handle it and make sure it is put in by a expert .
While you check the label it might at the same time be a good thing to ask for the distinctions in the warranty per wooden floor provider . Warranties usually only cover fabricating mistakes and then you will notice. there is little to go wrong with solid flooring. Engineered wood flooring on the other hand is a complex gluing process where manufacturing mistakes can be made by simple tasks like lack of pressure during the bonding process or with more affordable floors not pressurized long enough.