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Colour and texture of the wood is not the only thing that affects the look of your floor. Patterns have a great effect on looks and can integrate the shape of the room. The three main patterns are: narrow strips, wide planks, and parquet squares. Narrow strips are the most common one to find in wood flooring and as some patterns such as a specific parquet square do not come in all wood type perhaps this should have been the starting point of your selection.
While you check the label it might also be a good thing to ask for the distinctions in the warranty per wooden floor firm . Warranties usually only cover fabricating errors and then you will notice. there is little to fail with solid flooring. Engineered wood flooring on the other hand is a complicated gluing process where manufacturing mistakes can be made by simple things like lack of pressure during the bonding process or with cheaper floors not pressurized long enough.
Moisture movement is another thing to inspect when deciding on your floor. And with moisture I mean moisture in the air. Oak is a wood that spreads out a great deal when the air is more moist . and when using an oak floor it should have enough space to spread out (called an expansion gap) if not the wood will be buckling and producing a very unsightly and uneven surface. Every wood has moisture movement you just need to know how much . and see to it that your specialist know what they are doing. And if your climate has a large temperature and moisture difference you might want to pick a wood type that moves much less .Read more on: wood flooring
Wood is split up in different grades to help to distinguish the aesthetic variation between each piece of wood. The major three grades are: Classic, Character and Rustic. Timbers with a large colour variance will have the colour added to its grade. For instance Classic White Ash .