Timber offers a stylish, hygienic option for flooring. It is low maintenance and allergy free. If offers a long life span and is economical as well as environmentally friendly.
As a flooring material, wood is superior to vinyl or carpet, both physically and aesthetically. A solid wood floor adds strength and stability to the floor system. A one inch thickness of wood has the some insulating value as 15 inches of concrete. Wood floors don't retain mildew or absorb dust, simplifying cleaning and making them particularly suitable for sufferers of asthma etc.
Perhaps the most appealing characteristics of wood flooring, though, are its attractive appearance and natural warmth. A beautiful wooden floor can enliven a drab room, enhance any architectural style, complement furniture and design schemes, and add value to any home or building.