English herringbone adds classical elegance to your home with a modern range of English oak floorboards, engineered to give you the look and feel of solid wood planks without the expense. For centuries, herringbone parquet was a favourite in stately homes and palaces. Today, it looks just as impressive in contemporary interiors, bringing a timeless warmth to any space.
In the past, laying herringbone floors was very labour intensive and required extremely accurate cutting, resulting in a lot of material waste. Our floorboards are made from two layers of wood, precisely machined into ready-to-lay planks. Each slat comes with a pre-cut tongue-and-groove system, making the laying process easy and waste-free
Why Choose English Herringbone Floorboards?
|Precise trimming||The boards are trimmed at an accurate 90-degree angle, making it |
easy to achieve the parquet pattern
|Quality materials||Only the highest quality natural wood – such as oak – is used for this |
type of floor finish
|Customise your look||A wide range of colours, made possible both in the finish with oil-wax and varnish, |
open up a world of possibilities
|Three layers of oil-wax||A beautiful finish that protects the wood while enhancing its natural look. |
The oil-wax impregnates deeply into the wood, making it extremely
resistant to abrasion. If damage does occur, the piece can simply be replaced
|Seven layers of varnish||Cured with UV light, this finish is highly resistant to abrasion and has a permanent |
|Brushing||The wood is visually aged, emphasising its natural structure and beauty|
|Chamfering||A bevel is applied to the edges of the boards. It provides the effect of extending the floor and gives it a characteristic appearance.|