Hardwood floors are all products made from wood that is designed to be used as a floor covering, either structurally or aesthetically. Wood is a common choice as flooring is caused by elasticity and flexibility.
Solid hardwoods on the floor come in various dimensions and styles, with each board made of solid wood and ground from a piece of wood. Solid wood floors that were initially used for structural purposes are being installed perpendicular to the support of building wooden beams known as carriers and beams. Modern construction techniques rarely use couriers and lasers for subfloor construction with most houses built in Australia is the basis of concrete slabs with wooden building frames, Australian solid wood floors are used almost exclusively for their appearance.
The wood used for hardwood floors is Solid, hard, and durable, with a hardness level above 500 kg / m³. There are several kinds of wood that can be used as wooden floors, namely Teak Wood, Merbau Wood, Sonokeling Wood (Rosewood), Oakwood, Bengkirai wood (Yellow Balau), Ulin wood (Ironwood). Some of the wood is a hardwood and durable, so it is perfect to be applied as a wooden floor.
This wood flooring is a combination of thin layers of solid wood on the surface with a layer of wood that has lower quality at the bottom. The top is covered with classy solid wood such as teak, Merbau, etc. with the thickness of the top layer varying from 0.2mm to 5mm. With the engineering process, the top layer is affixed to one of the multiple surfaces. This attachment process uses special industrial machinery and high-quality glue so that it gets a firm adhesion and is resistant to water. The result is that this Engineered parquet can be sold at a lower price for the type of display wood that is a very expensive or rare wood, including Teak, Merbau, etc.
Laminate Parquet is made from sawdust or quality pieces of wood, which are then ground into powder. After it has been turned into powder, it is then pressed using a hot press machine with a strength of more than 1 ton, and uses a mixture of chemicals to unite sawdust to a board sheet, hereinafter referred to as HDF High-Density Fiber. When becoming an HDF, then one of the surfaces is pasted in a plastic patterned wood that will later be placed on the top of the parquet. After sticking patterned plastic, then laminated using a Hot Press machine, and by using plastic laminate. This is a new flooring technology from Germany.
What are the advantages of wood floors?
Motifs from a variety of wooden floors can make us free to choose the right topic for the house. Also, wood floors are also considered more durable, you know, with proper care and correct, wooden floors at home can last up to 20 years. One right way of treatment is by re-coating or repainting every three months.
The natural wood that can store heat during the day and can warm the air at night makes the temperature of the room tends to adjust to the temperature of the sky. So you don’t need to worry about feeling too cold or too hot with wooden floors.
To clean the surface of a wooden floor is not as difficult as you think you know. Merely using a vacuum cleaner or broom brush, you can clean the dirt or crumbs. To clean stains or liquid objects, use a cloth to clean it.
Where you can buy wood floors?
PT Jati Luhur Agung was established in Semarang in 1974. This wood flooring company has been operating for more than 45 years and is now run by its second generation, focusing on the wood flooring and wood component business.
At its inception, the company emphasized teak wood mainly due to the availability of raw materials and the development of the wood flooring market for housing and housing needs in Singapore and Hong Kong in the 1970s and also Taiwan, Japan, and Italy in the 1980s.
Over time, this wood flooring company expanded its business by using several other wood materials available in Indonesia, such as Rubber Wood, Acacia, Mahogany, Sungkai, and Merbau.