Timber Floor Sydney

How to Make Timber Look Attractive.

Timber Floor Sydney Timber is almost always treated in some ways before it is used. About the only exception to this is rustic decor, where timber is left raw. More often timber will be give a protective coating (finish) that also enhances the appearance, or perhaps a different type of finish that also changes the […]

Laminate and Timber Floor Sydney

What is Laminate Flooring?

Alternative to Timber Floor Sydney Timber is popular for many reasons, including its wood-grain appearance and durability. Alternatives to timber often copy this wood-grain appearance, or provide something similar like the look of stone. This appearance remains popular. People like wood-grain or stone because it is the right mixture of randomness and order. A pattern […]

Timber Floor Sydney Prefinished solid timber

What to Look for In Floor Timber?

What Is Important with Timber Floor Sydney? We can look at different timber floors and find we like the look of one timber more than another. This is at least partly subjective. There are also objective differences between different timbers, and these differences affect both the appearance of the floor and the durability. The appearance […]

Vinyl Plank Flooring Sydney

What is Vinyl Plank Flooring Popular?

Vinyl Plank Flooring Sydney Vinyl flooring is a composite material. It consists of several horizontal layers combined to form a highly durable floor covering. The surface level is styled to look like timber or occasionally stone. Vinyl flooring is popular because it is soft and warm under the feet, certainly softer than tiles or timber, […]

Timber Floor Sydney

What can Timber Floors Do for My Home?

Timber Floor Sydney For many Generations thee were timber floors in almost all homes. It was the almost the only choice. Even when carpeted homes became poplar there was usually timber underneath. In modern times we have many more flooring options, from vinyl to bamboo. But so many people stick with timber floors because they […]

Bamboo or Timber Floor Sydney

Why Bamboo is the Modern Alternative ?

Bamboo or Timber Floor Sydney Bamboo is a modern alternative to timber flooring. It has been growing in popularity over the last ten years. The popularity of bamboo is due to several reasons. It can have a unique natural appearance, or be processed to look like timber. Else it can be given a highly unorthodox […]

Timber Floor Sydney

Light and Dark Timber

Timber Floor Sydney Timber floors are versatile and popular. They look great, having an attractive organic feel, and can be stained to suit any decor. Best of all timber floors last for decades, as long as the home does. And if they do suffer superficial damage they can have their surface re-sanded to look as […]

Timber Floor Sydney

Walls and Timber Floors

Timber Floor Sydney One of the many advantages of timber floors is how well they match different decors. Natural, neutral looking wood works well as a background for many styles and colours. And wooded floors can be stained dark or lime washed light to complement specific decors. Neutral wood If the floor is a neutral […]

Timber Floor Sydney

Texture Finish

Timber Floor Sydney There are many type of wood used for timber floors, and many different type stain and finish that can be applied to these different woods. A further variation is the texture applied to the surface. This alters the look and feel of the timber floors to a fair extent. Smooth – This […]

Timber Floor Sydney

Winter Wood

Timber Floor Sydney Timber floor are the most versatile flooring, because we can add to them so easily, or just leave them bare. In summer the bare floor is great. Hard floors allow air to circulate easily, and are cool underfoot. In winter we can add rugs to the floor, and have all the advantages […]

Timber Floor Sydney

Measuring Curves

Prefinished Solid Timber Floor Sydney It is not too difficult to install straight timber planks in a square room. What is difficult is when when we have to fit a timber floor around a curved or irregular edge. This requires either some clever tricks of modern tools. From time to time we have to cut […]

Timber Floor Sydney

Three Design Principles

Timber Floor Sydney We can change the look of a room without resorting to major renovations. it only takes a weekend to paint the walls. And the right furniture, once we have paid for it, is easy to add. It is also not to difficult to have the timber floor re-sanded. But the real trick […]