If you're searching for classic pine floorboards for your house, you essentially have two options. The first alternative is that it is possible to scour the net or salvage yards for real antique flooring or you may plump for a contemporary lookalike. A lot of men and women that are purists in mind are concerned that a contemporary lookalike alternative will fall short of the expectation, but that should not be the situation. In reality, it's frequently far and away the best alternative and here is why...
If you search the web, for example for"antique oak floorboards from the UK", you are going to find a couple hundred thousand results. Some will be completely irrelevant to what you're actually looking for and others will offer genuinely reclaimed antique oak flooring that's been retrieved from the likes of industrial buildings, mills, college halls and municipal offices. What you will find though is that prices and quality varies enormously. In fact, prices are so variable, that you will frequently face a #POA (price on application) sign so will not even have the ability to ascertain the price if you don't contact the company.
If you plump for classic look oak floorboards, you can create a really successful classic inside at only a fraction of the price at precisely the same time as understanding that the quality you get will be exactly what's promised. Sometimes with really old flooring, the quality can be variable to say the very least, which leaves one in the awkward situation of trying to renegotiate with the vendor.
In Floor Sanding Anerley we have a fantastic choice of classic looking oak floorboards that are available for order and dispatch immediately. You may discover the full range . The first option on the list, as any regular reader of the blog will understand is in fact a laminate, that isn't a wood floor at all, so we won't include it in this record . The other three nevertheless, are engineered wood flooring solutions which are fantastic for any space in the house and are really stunning options to waiting to get your ideal reclaimed, antique oak floor. Here Is What we believe makes them so special:
Natural engineered walnut classic antique polar white brushed UV lacquered 15/4 by 250mm by 1800-220mm. This floor is absolutely stunning and is a great representation of real antique oak flooring. Constructed in the way that all engineered hardwood flooring are, it's highly stable and resistant to both expansion and contraction, meaning if you're trying to find a toilet or kitchen flooring solution this would be perfect. Add to this, the fact that it boasts a UV filter and is currently on offer at less than half price and you'll see why we are so keen to urge this tiled flooring.
Natural engineered oak antique vintage UK grey brushed UV oiled 15/4mm by 250mm from 1800-2000mm. This flooring is a little darker in colour than the original option and can be natural appearing as a result of the fact that it has been weathered and brushed. Technically known as grey, it's actually a warm, natural tone which will add real charm to any classic inside and will not date. Again comprising a UV filter, which will avoid damage from sun, this flooring is also on offer at 55% off, which makes it worthy of being in your shortlist.
Natural engineered walnut classic antique sunny white brushed UV oiled 15/4 by 250mm by 2000-2200mm. This natural and light classic look oak floor makes a fantastic backdrop for any classic interior. The white brushed effect is reminiscent of bourgeois French houses of decades gone by and really does possess a top-end, luxurious feel to it. Again using a UV filter, then you need have no worry in case your room is washed with sunlight as your floor will be guarded. What's more, the wonderful light color of this antique walnut look alternative will boost the brightness of your room even more. And after more offered at less than half price, you really don't have any reason to hold back.
If you're debating between a reclaimed antique hardwood flooring versus a new antique look alternative, why not you get connected? We can assist you in making your decision and we could even send you samples so you can see and sense the quality of our floors for yourself in the comfort of your home.