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Quality in Your Home: 4 Ways to Improve the Air

Posted on: March 17th, 2020 by wfp_admin No Comments

4 Ways to Improve the Air Quality in Your Home. Renew indoor air, reduce the presence of VOCs: a few tips to improve indoor air quality for better health.

Did you know that the indoor environment of your home has an impact on your health? In fact; the degree of air pollution is two to five times higher indoors than out. Here are some tips to improve the indoor air quality (IAQ); of your home by drastically cutting down on pollutants.

Ways to Improve the Air Quality in Your Home

1. Create regular air currents

Create an air current for 10 minutes twice a day. Ventilate spaces to renew the air in your home; especially when running the dishwasher and after a bath or shower; when humidity can set in. To make things easier, you can install a whole-house ventilation system; a device that continuously renews the air in your home. This way every room will be permanently ventilated year round.

2. Insulate cold surfaces

To reduce condensation on your windows and walls, you can install a foam sheath around pipes; choose energy-efficient windowpanes and opt for insulating materials. This will minimize the risk of humidity and improve the air quality of your home.

3. Choose VOC-free materials

Extremely toxic for air quality and thus for your health, VOCs (volatile organic compounds) are emitted primarily by cleaning products and construction materials. Most VOCs are carcinogenic, which is why it’s imperative you avoid them. To do so, choose hygienic eco-smart materials. Mercier Flooring has developed the Greenguard-certified Mercier Generations finish from 100% pure soy oil. These products are certified only after undergoing a rigorous third-party evaluation of their ingredients.

4. Avoid certain cleaning products

Choose biodegradable; environmentally friendly products. Mercier has a line of specially designed products to clean and protect your floor; without reducing the air quality in your home. Read about these products below or contact Wood Floor Planet for more information.

Mercier wood floors maintenance kit

Data, floors and cleaning

There are many products available for the perusal of customers.
The old fans do not need to look for the right materials for floors, as these are designed to manifest the unique appearance of old floors. They look genuinely old, designed to retain this much celebrated appearance for many years to come.

There are also many textured surfaces to choose from. The techniques used by the company, are carry out to achieve the textures that customers looking for. These techniques include hand scraping, wire brushing, and distressing which are effective in achieving the old or reclaimed look.

The company has learned through the years what customers are looking for and they have done their best to respond to the high demand for artistic and high performance with outstanding floors. Homeowners who are looking for flooring options to achieve an aged interior don’t need to look any further.

In addition, the company is making use of the latest manufacturing procedures to ensure durability and reliability.

The manufacturing team also employs methods that are friendly to the environment.

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Wood Floor: What causes squeaky floors?

Posted on: March 7th, 2020 by wfp_admin No Comments

Wood Floor is stunning, but one of the downsides with it is that it usually makes noises; especially as they get older.

This is absolutely normal for a natural; organic product like hardwood flooring as it reacts to the environment that’s always changing around it during its lifespan.
Eventually, this leads to the floors squeaking, popping, or crackling.
Even with properly installed hardwood flooring, you will still notice a squeak.

What causes this? What can you do about it? This will help you better understand the noises your floors make.

Hardwood Floors

Engineered Hardwood Flooring Trend

These days, people are starting to look towards engineered hardwood flooring rather than the traditional hardwood flooring.
One of the biggest reasons for this is that engineered hardwood flooring offers better stability; meaning that you won’t have many of the same noise complaints as you would with traditional hardwood flooring.
However, that doesn’t necessarily mean that engineered hardwood flooring is completely immune to these sounds.

What Causes Noisy Flooring?

A lot of this noise actually comes from the subfloor underneath the hardwood, not the hardwood itself. This can happen for a variety of reasons, including missing joist hangers, missing nails, nails missing the joists, or improperly installed/poorly nailed subfloor sheathing. Wood floor installers generally don’t check or address these issues unless it was specifically requested in the contract.

Subfloor Flatness

One reason why engineered hardwood flooring may squeak, pop, or crunch is because the subfloor flatness is off. Typically the flatness needs to be about ¼” in 10’ or 3/16” in 6’, so when the flatness isn’t within this “tolerance” range, the flooring will move and make noises.

Subfloor Materials

Another reason is because of the material the subfloor is made of. OSB subflooring is an excellent subflooring option, but there are different grades of performance that can depend on how well it holds up. This subflooring is prone to swelling after it has been exposed to many wet/dry cycles. Swelling is a problem because it causes a decrease in fiber density.

Subfloor Installation

The installation methods chosen for the hardwood floor also plays a factor in how noisy it is. The flooring needs to be properly attached to the subflooring, otherwise you are going to run into hardwood flooring that makes a lot more noise than you want it to. If you don’t use the proper fasteners or enough fasteners, you will run into this problem. By using trigger-activated flooring nailers, too much pressure may be used and cause the nails to blow out. This will also lead to squeaky floorboards.

Conclusion

What this all means is that noisy floorboards can mostly be avoided through proper installation as well as using the right tools and materials. The professionals that you use to install hardwood flooring need to take a great deal of care to ensure that they do the job right. If you don’t notice any issues like any vertical movement of the boards, chances are that the hardwood floor is fine and the noises that it’s making is completely normal. As annoying as the sounds may be, it is common sometimes for it just to make a slight noise.

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Floating a floor over existing floors

Posted on: May 7th, 2018 by wfp_admin No Comments

On this conversation we will be talking about floating a new floor over the existing floor, the pros and the cons. On the last blog we talked about the pros and cons of installing an engineered floor over the existing floor; but in this conversation I want to cover some details that may save you from some headaches installing a floating floor over the existing floor.

Recommendations

Number one; you must make sure that the existing floor is properly hooked to the subfloor or concrete substrate; If not, take your time to review the existing floor and solve all the problems of the vulnerable and loose areas to avoid as much movement and noise as possible.

If it is a parquet that exists; Take your time to review each tile and make sure the tile is securely fastened to the subfloor or substrate.

When floating on a floor, most manufacturers do not recommend installing in the rooms without installing a transition piece on the door; This type of restriction is a bit of a detour for me.

Secondly; they do not recommend installing any cabinet or built-in accessories on a floating floor; so first I would have to install cabinets in their built-in accessories and then install the floor up to the cabinet or the built-in accessories; and it may require a small molding depending on how tight the floor installer can reach the cabinets.

Also, keep in mind that most manufacturers only give 1/8 “of tolerance to irregularity; So what that means is that your existing floor should be fairly uniform and flat; and in my opinion; Most of the time, 1/8 “of an inch is impossible.

Now for a couple of professionals; It will save you some money by not having to remove the existing floor where it can be expensive; and second, it can be less expensive to install a floating floor because you will not need the expensive adhesives that would be needed to install an engineered floor; but keep in mind that you will still need a lower layer to place under your floor; but, only in most cases. In cases it is still less expensive.

I always advised to read the instructions and the guidelines that the manufacturer of floors provides in each box; it’s extremely important, it’s more important than getting the information on the Internet or anywhere else; even if the information is 100% correct.

Contact Wood Floor Planet today for a free quote and consultation.

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Installing an engineered floor over the existing engineered floor

Posted on: April 25th, 2018 by wfp_admin No Comments
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Wood Floor Planet Inc. Showroom at 425 W 46th St. New York, NY 10036. Phone: 212-252-3838.

We have always been asked, “Can I install wood floors designed on my existing wood floors”? And our first answer to this question; what we would always say, is: “follow the guidelines and instructions of the manufacturer”.

 However, with our experience of more than 30 years; We have some nuggets of wisdom in this area.

Situations to discuss to Installing:

The number one is that; we always recommend that existing wood floors be removed and that you start with a clean slate if the budget allows; the reason is or, if I must say, the reason is that it is number one; you have to make sure that the existing floor is securely fastened to the concrete substrate or the plywood sub-floor.

We are not talking about installing on vinyl flooring; vinyl or PVC cork, (that will be a different discussion), but most likely if the floor has been there for a prolonged period of time; there has been some vulnerability in the stability of the adherence to the subfloor and the existing floor; whether the existing adhesive starts to fail; or simply the nails of the existing floor begin to loosen.

We never really know the extent of this vulnerability to 100%, therefore; if your new installation is installed on one of these scenarios; There are likely to be problems with your new floor in the future.

Another reason why it is not desirable to install a new floor on the existing floor is due to the contraction and expansion; your new floor will expand and contract according to the existing floor (again, this is one of our multiple experiences in the last three years). decades The best solution for this situation is to install a rubber subfloor or a subfloor subfloor on the existing floor for its new installation.

There are other factors that we can discuss about the situation; but we will go for the next discussion. For more information and inquiries, contact Wood Floor Planet Inc. at 212-252-3838 or 201-330-0909.

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Mirage Engineered Flooring Review

Posted on: May 12th, 2016 by wfp_admin 2 Comments

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Mirage quality has passed the test of time in the quality of manufacturing engineering.

Wood Floor Planet has been an authorized dealer of Mirage wood floors for over 10 years; consistently supplying Mirage brand wood floors to builders; contractors and the end user throughout the NYC and NJ area including Manhattan; Hoboken, Jersey City and West New York.

Wood Flooring Structure

First let’s start with the structure of your engineering products. The top layer, also known as the “clothing layer”, is a dry cutting method in which the hardwood is cut with precision to the desired thickness of a thickness of 4 mm, being one of the thickest wear layers in the floor industry; Each board is unique and there are no repetitive patterns. A 4 mm wear layer can be sanded 3 to 5 times in the future; (with the exception of the Mirage Lock in which we will do a separate review). Floor width

Mirage Flooring Widths

Then the available widths that the Mirage floor has to offer include 2-9 / 16 ‘, 3- 5/16’, 5 ‘, 6-1 / 2’ and have just released a width size of 7 to 3â “4â € ™ Now keep in mind that not all styles are available in all different widths, visit http://www.woodfloorplanet.com/engineered-hardwood/mirage-engineered.html and check the sizes available by styles

All of the engineered construction type can be; installed by floating and gluing over concrete; or stapling over a plywood sub-floor. Please make sure to follow Mirage’s floor installation and instruction guidelines at www.miragefloors.com/ENG/flooring-101/installation

Hardwood Finish

Now let’s talk about the finish. The Nanolinx HD finish in our opinion is clearer and more wear resistant than the competition.

Nanolix HD and DuraMatt offer a commercial that is even more resistant to wear; but is designed for commercial use.

It also has antimicrobial agents for a more hygienic environment and easier to clean the floor. Its finish comes with a 35-year warranty on all residential applications and an extended 3-year commercial warranty on its Nanolinx HD Commercial and DuraMatt Commercial

Mirage Flooring Accessories

In addition Mirage also offers all accessories for their flooring including transition moldings; reducers and stair nosings, they also provide maintenance and touch-up kits for all their sku’s of colors.

Mirage floors is absolutely one of our favorites of wood floor manufacturers. For more information please visit one of our showrooms in Manhattan NY or Weehawken NJ, near Hoboken and Jersey City.

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Parquet Floors: What Every Homeowner Should Know About

Posted on: November 13th, 2015 by wfp_admin No Comments

Parquet floors are among the most popular wood flooring materials in residential structures for good reasons. These wooden floors are known for their durability, strength and stability as well as beauty; especially with the various colors, patterns and textures available.

Of course, only the best in quality parquet flooring products will deliver on these enviable qualities – and this is where Solidfloor comes in. Solidfloor has a wide range of parquet flooring products available in terms of wood used patterns applied, and grading. Every need and want in parquetry will be addressed by Solidfloor yet another; reason why it is the most reliable supplier of wood flooring solutions.

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First, let’s talk about the basics. Parquetry refers to the geometric arrangement (i.e., mosaic) of wood pieces to achieve a decorative effect while also providing for the benefits of durability; strength and stability expected in wooden floors. Parquet patterns are completely angular and geometrical in triangles; squares, and lozenges; natural and curved shapes are the domain of marquetry.

Parquet floors are classified in several ways including composition; wood material, and grade. These should be considered; when choosing the right parquet flooring; such as making the choice between ash and oak floors for homes; offices, and retail spaces, even in gyms.

In terms of composition, parquet flooring products come in:

  • Classical composition with patterns like brick, diagonal basket, square basket, single herringbone, and double herringbone.
  • Mosaic composition with creative patterns that customized; although the ready-to-install patterns are already beautiful in appearance. Examples include patterns that evoke stairs; stars, and basket weaves, among others.

Parquet floors from Solidfloor come in two wood varieties:

  • Oak floors are the most reliable type because of their excellent mechanical properties; innate durable construction, and beautiful appearance. Slavonian oak is the; type used by Solidfloor here.
  • Ash floors come in white to pale yellow hues. With its bright appearance and durable hardness coupled with its great strength, ash floors are suitable for high-traffic areas including stores; gyms, and schools although many homeowners also prefer them in their homes.

Parquet flooring products are usually adhered with cold adhesives. Bear in mind that professional installation is a must for these wooden flooring products to ensure that their beauty, durability and stability are intact upon application.

When choosing from among the wide range of parquet floors with the Solidfloor brand; you have to closely work with Wood Floor Planet’s flooring experts. Your choice in the product should be the right one at the first instance because; once installed, these become permanent installations; removing and replacing the boards will be costly.

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Mirage Flooring: A Smart Choice to Make

Posted on: October 2nd, 2015 by wfp_admin No Comments

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With all the negative attentions drawn to the expose of excessive formaldehyde in the imported Chinese laminate floors of a popular wood flooring importer, people can’t help it; but feel apprehensive when wood floors are the topic.

Since safety is our utmost priority; Wood Floor Planet guarantees nothing but a collection of wood floors that have passed the stringent scrutiny of the federal and state environmental and safety regulations and standards.

One brand that is note-worthy to mention and highly recommended is Mirage floors.

What makes Mirage floors a smart choice to make? Apart from the fact that it is commended for its longevity and durability that could last for generations; its environmental friendliness and safety are worth taking into consideration.

If theres a brand that wont let you down; its Mirage flooring! The peace of mind that every homeowner feels is priceless; and that is something not all flooring company can deliver.

Get the finest hardwood floors that bring beauty, warmth and sophistication in any interior.

When we say the finest, it means right from the responsible procurement of lumbers down to the seamless planks, ready for installation. Aiming to produce the best quality of wood flooring products to meet the needs of the present without compromising the future generations.

Mirage flooring employs progressive approach to sustainable development; in which protecting and nurturing the environment is a must while successfully fulfilling the needs of the community.

initiatives that Mirage flooring

Some of the initiatives that Mirage flooring has been doing throughout the years are: wood and waste recycling, forest preservation; consumption reduction, inclusion of raw materials made from post-industrial waste; use of renewable energy sources such as wind and boiler in the manufacturing processes; support for Ducks Unlimited, selection of responsible suppliers; purchasing only from nearby sawmills that are 500 miles away from their plant to minimize greenhouse gas emissions; use of VOC and formaldehyde free finishes, CARB 93120 phase 2 compliant for reduction of harmful emissions, and Lacey Act compliant for assurance that legal forest practices are only implemented.

Granted that Mirage flooring is a safe and best choice to install in homes and commercial spaces; where do you go from here? To cut the chase in looking for reliable dealer, schedule an appointment to view the showroom of Wood Floor Planet, an EPA lead-safe certified firm in New York City.

Get the best deals for high quality wood floors in the market without any worries to think. For appointment, just dial (212) 252-3838.

 

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Flooring Alternative Bamboo: The Cost-efficient

Posted on: August 24th, 2015 by wfp_admin No Comments

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One of the most important considerations when making the choice from among several floor options is cost efficiency.

Keep in mind that the cost aspect has two components first; the initial cost outlay used in the purchase and installation of the flooring products; and second, the cost for maintenance over the lifetime of the floors.

In both components; the cost efficiency of bamboo flooring cannot be overlooked.

In terms of initial outlay, bamboo flooring is a cost-efficient option. The cost varies from $5 to $8 per square foot depending on the color; texture and thickness as well as overall quality of the bamboo flooring.

At these prices, bamboo floors are at par with the prices of many hardwood floors; although it must be said that lower prices can be enjoyed; thanks to comparison shopping and price negotiations. Â Just remember that quality should not be considerably compromised in favor of cost considerations you will get what you pay for in bamboo flooring, too.

But the purchase cost will still be increased due to the supplies and labor necessary for the installation of the bamboo flooring. The labor component; however, can be reduced in case you can install the bamboo floor as a do-it-yourself project.

cost for installation the floor

In case you want professional installation, be sure to add $3-$5.50 per square foot for the services. The money paid will be well worth it considering the excellent results – no warping, bulging and cracking, among other visible signs of amateur installation.

As to the cost to the environment, yet another important cost component, bamboo flooring has one of the lowest carbon footprints. Bamboo is a renewable resource because it reaches maturity; (i.e., suitable for harvest) within a 5-6 years and it can be planted in sustainable forests. Â In contrast, hardwood trees like ash, oak and maple takes decades to mature.

Qualities of floor:

In terms of maintenance costs, bamboo flooring has higher cost efficiency than many flooring options. Â Bamboo flooring is well known for the following qualities that make it one of the most cost-efficient choices:

  • Durability. Bamboo floors wear as well as hardwood floors especially when these are well taken care of.
  • Stability. Bamboo floors can resist the pressure from high-traffic areas, which means that it has greater stability than many types of flooring options including hardwood.
  • Ease of maintenance. Bamboo floors are easy to maintain. Vacuum and mop bamboo flooring with a hardwood floor cleaner when necessary.

When chosen, installed and cared for properly, bamboo flooring will provide great returns on investment – and that’s as cost-efficient as can be.

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Choosing Hardwood Floor Color

Posted on: August 12th, 2015 by wfp_admin No Comments

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Choosing hardwood floor color can create a stunning addition. Wood flooring is a traditional flooring alternative for every homeowner; installers and interior designers. Its a cliché that you wont ever go wrong when you install hardwood floor.

Whatever you have in mind for your interior design; its impossible not to find the hardwood floor color that suits your style and taste; considering the endless wide selection of stains and finishing to bring out the desired color.

Here are tips on choosing hardwood floor color to keep you at the right side of your interior design project.

Tips that you must apply of choosing floor color:

  • Complementing Color: Choose the hardwood floor color that goes along with the overall interior design palette. Do this by choosing the largest interior architectural features. These could be the fireplace, wooden stairs, cabinetry, etc. Find a color that simply complements with that specific large aspect.

 

  • Color Variation vs: Consistency. Color variation on the surface of the wood floor is just natural; even the same wood floor species may look differently. By having natural oil finish; the color variation on its surface can be pretty apparent. Having the floorboard stained will create a monochromatic look to its design while minimizing the visibility of any color variation. If uniformity concerns you; then choose stain floorboards for your interior. Modern contemporary styles often use the naturally oil finished planks while the stained floorboards are known for traditional architectural design.

Samples to compare and choosing

  • Light Colored vs. Dark Colored Stain. In choosing hardwood floor color; take into consideration the amount of interior space. Light colored stain is recommended for smaller space while dark color stained is ideal for large spaces. Using light colored stained floorboards creates an illusion of more spacious and airy feel in any interior. Having dark colored stained planks work well in an interior that has a lot of light and are sought after for modern and chic interior or urban condos.

 

  • Bring home floor samples to compare and decide which one works along well with the walls and woodwork. Check which one looks well with furniture and adjoining floors; in broad daylight and evening artificial light. Also, get a feel of each floor sample the moment you enter the room.

Take note that you can have endless of possibilities for hardwood floor colors considering the wide-range selection; of stains and finishes on the floorboards. Taking into consideration numerous factors before coming up with a decision is better; than randomly choosing the hardwood floor color that you fancy. After all; the result should be pleasing in your eyes and not otherwise.

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Armstrong Flooring: A Leading Healthy Wood Floor Manufacturing Firm

Posted on: August 6th, 2015 by wfp_admin No Comments

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A Wood Floor Planet suggests hardwood flooring that is environmental-friendly; fashionable and timeless. The Armstrong floor is a brand highly recommended by people who love wood.

Homeowners must be careful when choosing hardwood floors; they have to choose materials which will give them the best value for their money as well as will last for a long time.

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At Wood Floor Planet, our main concern is the environment and your health. Armstrong flooring have passed all the strict regulations that the US government it has established; since they are made of sustainable and environmentally healthy wood products.

The modern knowledge we offer our customers to meet their needs in the manufacture of organic products is our biggest focus today.

We have knowledge:

Wood Floor Planet offers knowledgeable assistance; environmental-friendly products plus expert installation services made possible by our licensed technicians.

So we have this unique definition of quality that requires us to look at what happens over the entire life of Armstrong flooring. By discussing with our customers their wants, goals and budget; mainly by means of asking them questions; we can eventually assist them to find the best products they want.

Products Armstrong

Armstrong Floor Products is number one in marketing and manufacturing of commercial and residential floor products. It has continuously gained market share and has raised the industry standard for resilient flooring performance.

To start with, let us introduce Armstrong and its family of brands Armstrong Bruce and Armstrong Robbins; which offer the widest ranging collection of wood floors that have passed the stringent scrutiny of the federal and state environmental and safety regulations and standards.

Our portfolio includes resilient sheet and tile; hardwood, laminates, and linoleum with targeted products for both residential and commercial applications; the type of floors that are currently in demand for those do it yourself consumers are installed without glue, such as the ArmaLock and SwiftLockson locking laminates.

Introduced by Armstrong in 2000; The ToughGuard™ vinyl sheet floor is manufactured with an innovative process, drastically improving and remarkably the durability of the residential vinyl sheet.

Respectful of the environment

A The original classic resilient floor; Linoleum, considered a “green” flooring product; returned to the us, as architects and designers; as well as for homeowners, then they require building materials that are more respectful of the environment and do not sacrifice color, vitality and design.

So where do you go from here; granted that Armstrong flooring is your best choice to install in homes and commercial spaces? To cut the chase in looking for reliable dealer; schedule an appointment to view the showroom of Wood Floor Planet, an EPA lead-safe certified firm in New York City.

Get the best deals for high quality wood floors in the market without any worries to think. Call (212) 252-3838 now to get the wood flooring that you deserve.

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Teragren Bamboo, The Beauty, Durability and Renewability

Posted on: July 28th, 2015 by wfp_admin No Comments

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This is true for Teragren bamboo; an eco-friendly flooring product made by cutting bamboo into small slats; laminated them together; and gluing them using hydraulic pressure and industrial adhesive.

Grass it is beautiful but bamboo is one of the best building materials because of its beauty durability and renewability three traits that have made it suitable for both tropical and temperate environments.

Teragren Bamboo Is Beautiful

Teragren bamboo flooring is one of the best options for beautiful flooring; because of the wide range of styles and stains available. Keep in mind that the floors provide the foundation; Literally and figuratively, for the rest of the room; it becomes the background on which the walls, ceilings and windows are raised

Teragren bamboo floors are available in virtually all colors from light to dark; thus, addressing the discerning requirements of homeowners; interior designers, and builders.

The comprehensive range of textures and grains include light natural wheat and new country in the light range; Hewn Tawny and Honey Ridge for the mid-color range; and the Midnight Black and Paris Black for the dark range.

You will find that no matter the texture; grain and color of your chosen Teragren bamboo floor; you will be impressed with the beauty that it provides your rooms. You can choose a different Teragren bamboo floor for each area of your house to differentiate its uses or install the same Teragren bamboo floor; for all areas to establish a seamless look.

 Is Durable

While bamboo in its natural state may not look as durable; sturdy and strong as hardwoods, such as oak, maple; and redwood, do not be fooled by appearances. The grass that has been used on the bamboo floor is used in many parts of the world

such as Asia, because of its desirable qualities. Your decision to install Teragren bamboo in your house is justified because bamboo:

  • It is resistant to traction, it can withstand while stretching without breaking; it is greater than the steel itself;

  • Has higher compression capabilities than concrete itself; and
  • Has higher resistance against moisture and; thus, against mold and mildew than most hardwoods

With such outstanding durability; it comes as no surprise that Teragren bamboo is a highly popular flooring product. Of course; you will also say that Teragren bamboo flooring; is not the only bamboo flooring product in the market –and you are right. It is also said that the durability of bamboo floors is based on the application of proper harvesting; and manufacturing processes, and the Teragren bamboo manufacturer does it like no other.

Did you know that Teragren bamboo particularly XCora; strand bamboo has a higher hardness rating than traditional oak? Indeed; Teragren bamboo is 160% harder and, thus, better than many types of hardwood.

Is Renewable

Teragren bambooOr more appropriately, Teragren bamboo comes from a renewable resource. Bamboo is considered one of the most ecological building materials for two reasons; namely: first, it is a fast-growing grass that can be harvested within a few years of planting in general within 5.5 years.

The new bamboo grows out of the stump; the roots are not pulled during the harvest process; thus, starting the growth cycle once again. Such renewability is not possible with traditional hardwoods like oak; Bamboo forests are also known to be effective carbon sinks

With such beauty, durability and renewability; you should get your own Teragren bamboo flooring now! Your decision to install Teragren bamboo in your home will be one of the best building decisions you can make; indeed. Your returns on investment with Teragren bamboo floors; include providing a warm and safe home for your family as well as a better environment for society.

 

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Preverco Wood Floors

Posted on: July 22nd, 2015 by wfp_admin No Comments

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Wood Floor Planet prides itself on being a leading one-stop shop for a wide range of high-quality yet reasonably-priced wood products. We offer solid wood; engineered, laminate, and prefinished and unfinished hardwood flooring in both domestic and exotic species.

Indeed, name the type of wood you want for your residential; commercial, and industrial needs, and Wood Floor Planet will most likely have it in stock! Â We are the preferred supplier of these wood products because of our 25-plus years of experience dealing in the most prestigious brands as well as our comprehensive range of services.

New Partnership for Customers Benefit

Today, Wood Floor Planet is proud to introduce a prestigious brand known for its strong technological innovation; excellent product quality; and dedication to growth Preverco! Our partnership in delivering the best products and services in the wood flooring market will ultimately benefit you, our loyal customers.

With our partnership; you now have the golden opportunity to choose from a wide range of Preverco wood flooring products and to enjoy delivery to your address. Your residential; commercial and industrial buildings will have improved form and function, too, thanks to the durability; beauty and functionality of the Preverco-branded wood flooring solutions.

Preverco  is an industry leader in the wood industry, established since 1988. Beyond its durability; Functional and beautiful products, the company is also known for its innovative approaches in the development of wood.

When the excellent wood products of Preverco and the excellent services of Wood Floor Planet are combined in a single store, the results are really impressive. Our customers will have the best of both worlds without giving an arm and a leg for it.

Preferred Choice for Discerning Customers

Preverco is a leader in the wood industry and; thus, the preferred choice for discerning customers in the residential; commercial and industrial sectors. In his leadership there are several factors that include his:

  • Innovative products, as manifested by its leadership in trends for wood technologies, coatings, and colors.
  • Modern lifestyle-based products, as shown in the wide range of wood flooring solutions for all areas of modern structures from porches to kitchens.
  • 35-year warranty for its Sigma Protection-labeled products; which Preverco touts as products with smooth and clear surfaces, high wear resistance coupled with exceptional hardness; high UV resistance and antimicrobial protection, and excellent air quality (i.e., free of VOCs).
  • Environment-friendly products, a fact borne of Prevercos commitment toward smart materials use (i.e., without waste).

Comprehensive Collections and Platforms

Wood Floor Planet New York and Preverco share a strong commitment in providing comprehensive selections of wood flooring solutions for our customers. As such, we are proud to carry the Prevercos collections and platforms in our showroom.

Preverco Flooring: Hardwood Floors

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Preverco has the following collections:

  • Inspiration. The collection represents the best in the latest trends and discoveries in wood technology. Wood products are manufactured with exclusive species; which implies better finishes and textures, with longer and wider measurements in their designs.
  • Distinction. The collection provides customers with traditional wood products; with classic textures and finishes as well as made with solid construction in mind.
  • Expression. The collection provides for a balance between price and quality. The wood products feature classic finishes, a wide selection of species and colors and solid construction.

All of these collections, however,  ensure low installation costs.

Preverco also has several platforms, which will accommodate all installation requirements. Be sure to discuss the suitability of each platform for your construction needs.

 

  • SolidClassic is traditional solid wood flooring for nailed installation on main and upper floors.
  • SolidGenius is a floor design for nailed, floating and glued installations.

  • Engenius is engineered floor, from Baltic birch plywood.
  • Preloc is engineered wood suitable for floating installation.
  • SolidFlex, from softwood filleted core and is suitable for stapled, glued, and floating installations.
  • HD Preloc is engineered floor, from a sawn hardwood top layer and a sawn-wood backing.

Come and visit Wood Floor Planet showroom at 425 W 46th St, New York City for more information about Preverco wood flooring solutions. We are happy to share our knowledge and experience so that you can choose the best wooden floors that will provide warmth, incomparable beauty and elegance to your interior.

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