In this section of our site you will find general information on product types, wood types, floor installation designs, finishes, floor care and underfloor heating.
Wood flooring is available in many different types from engineered planks through to bespoke parquet in various designs. Here we explain the benefits of each type and how they are produced.
Wood Types Guide
Click on the wood types icon to view each of the hardwoods we can use in our wood floor installations. These can be used for all product types including parquet floors, wood block floors, aged and distressed floors and engineered floors.
Whatever the style and décor of your home, we have a beautiful selection of traditional and exotic woods in light, golden, red, and dark tones from all over the world. Popular choices include Oak, Beech, Walnut, Bamboo, Ash, Maple and Mahogany.
We offer a wide range of designs for your new wood floor, including Herringbone, Double Herringbone, Basket Weave, Chevron and Double Breton Cross. All the designs are available in bespoke parquet flooring and many in the other product types. Borders and Motifs can be used in combination with most designs to compliment your new wood floor.
You will find on this page the finishes we offer for new and refurbished floors. Finishes included lacquers, stains, oils and other textures and treatments. We mainly use Bona lacquers and Osmo oils which are well established brands and offer excellent wear and durability.
Our floorcare page provides useful advice on how to look after your solid wood floor to prevent scratching, staining or damage. It also provides information on cleaning and recommended products for maintaining a lacquered or oiled finish.
The page provides useful information if you wish to install a wood floor with underfloor heating.