Why is your best Choice a Cork Floor?

 

The Advantages of Cork Flooring

 

Environmentally Friendly

Cork Flooring is produced using all natural cork products which are harvested with no waste materials produced. This results in no damage to the tree or the environment in which it is harvested.

 

Durability

Cork is remarkably resistant to wear, as it is less affected by impact and friction than other hard surfaces because of it cellular composition. Cork flooring offers a 10 yr. Warranty on structure and finish.

 

Resiliency

When cork is subjected to pressure, the gas in the cells is compressed and volume reduces considerably. When released from pressure cork recovers quickly to its original shape. Cork floors are gentle on your joints and soft underfoot.

 

Insulation

Because 90% of the tissue consists of gaseous matter, the density of cork is extremely low giving the material wonderful insulating properties, thermal as well as acoustical. Cork floors are warm and quiet underfoot.

 

Impermeability

The presence of Suberin, an inherent waxy substance, renders cork impervious to both liquids and gases. As a result, it does not rot and may therefore be considered the best seal available. Cork floors are perfect for residential and light commercial applications.

 

Fire retardation-

A natural fire retardant, cork does not spread flames and does not release toxic gases during combustion.

 

Electrically Dissipative

Cork does not attract dust and consequently does not cause allergies.

 

Exact Milling

Cork floors have a UV finish prior to milling that guarantees a seamless varnish coat and a homogenous surface

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