Herringbone parquet flooring
Herringbone oak flooring from Tumbled oak collection Herringbone parquet flooring is incredibly sophisticated and stylish flooring option. This classic oak flooring is recently experiencing a renaissance. Clients choose this flooring for its’ timeless look. Herringbone flooring creates the ultimate sophistication and goes equally well with traditional and contemporary design. Our herringbone oak flooring comes in two finishes. […]
Herringbone wire-brushed oak flooring
Herringbone wire-brushed oak flooring Wire-brushed herringbone flooring collection has a lot of charm and character. It is an incredibly elegant oak flooring option. By brushing the herringbone flooring with steel brush creates a texture on the surface of the floor. When wire-brushing the parquet herringbone blocks, the softer spring wood is removed. Brushing accentuates the grain […]
Rough sawn oak
Rough sawn oak floorboards. Antique Cross sawn oak flooring collection also known as rough sawn oak flooring. This is heavily distressed oak flooring with lots of character. This oak flooring is hand crafted to create the worn look as if it was a century old floor. For a start the oak is band sawn for rough cross cut marks. […]
Oak stair cladding in Hertfordshire
Oak stair cladding in Watford, Hertfordshire. Recently Fine Oak Flooring have finished this oak stair cladding project in Watford, Hertfordshire. Previously we supplied and installed engineered oak flooring from Chateau oak collection. Chateau oak flooring collection is prefinished oak flooring. Clients liked their new oak floor so much that they decided to install the same flooring on the […]
Oak floor installation and stair cladding in Maidenhead
When the detached house of one of our clients in Maidenhead was due to be remodelled they decided to use our engineered oak flooring. Oak flooring to be installed in the entrance Hall, Living room, Playroom, Landing and to clad the old stairs with the same oak. The clients choose contemporary wide plank oak flooring from Chateau oak […]
Pine flooring Last year we extended our oak flooring selection with a high quality unfinished and finished French Maritime Pine flooring range. Our Pine floor collection is a response to a current trend for practical and cost effective way to enhance the quality of living space. Pine as a fully structural flooring solution has been […]
Wire brushed wood flooring from Colonial range
Colonial collection, with its wirebrushed, textured surface offers plenty of characteristic features without looking too rustic. It adds timeless elegance to any interior from a period property to a minimalist living space.
Fine oak flooring in country homes and interiors
Fine Oak Flooring in Country Homes & Interiors July issue
New Harp collection
Our brand new Harp Collection is a response to the trend for rugged and authentic designs.
Oak flooring anniversary
Fine Oak Flooring Ltd. is proud to be celebrating 10th anniversary.
To celebrate the occasion, Fine Oak Flooring is offering a 10% discount on orders placed on Antique – Cross sawn oak Collection. The discount is valid until 31.12.2014.
Oak floor refurbishment
How often to re-sand and re-oil the wood floor?
This is the most frequently asked question from our customers.
At Fine Oak Flooring, all our flooring products are finished with Osmo hardwax oil and stain. Osmo hardwax oil is a market leader in wood floor finishes. It is very hardwearing and stain-proof oil. Although the oil is very hardwearing and tough, the flooring will need to be re-sanded and re-oiled once it has been in use over a long period of time.
Prime oak flooring
Fine Oak Flooring recently completed a job in Harpenden, Hertfordshire.
Flooring supplied was 20mm thick, 120mm wide Prime grade Chateau Natural oak flooring.
Sub-floor was original floorboards.
Fitting method, secret nailing.
Skirtings were trimmed.
Wide plank oak flooring
Fine Oak Flooring Ltd is a specialist supplier of wide plank oak flooring. We supply high quality French wide plank solid oak flooring and wide plank engineered oak flooring.
Contemporary oak flooring
Contemporary oak flooring trends
Fine Oak Flooring in Period Ideas Magazine
Fine Oak Flooring Ltd featured in Period Ideas magazine, February 2014 issue
‘3 of the best…flooring options’
Oak floor fitting services
Fine Oak Flooring is providing an extensive range of French solid and engineered oak flooring together with fitting/installation services.
Our whole approach to complete flooring service is a very personal one. Our service goes well beyond product supply.
Solid or engineered oak flooring?
Solid or engineered oak flooring?
What is the difference between solid oak and engineered oak flooring? Which type of oak should we go for solid or engineered? These questions come up time and again when talking to our customers. Well, they do differ in their structure and properties and have their advantages and disadvantages. Also different installation methods apply.
Lets start by explaining their structure and properties.
Wood flooring St Albans
Our latest project was carried out in St.Albans. Fine Oak flooring, as a floor covering company, was specified to supply and install French solid oak flooring for a newly built Kitchen-Diner extension.
Oak flooring grades
Fine Oak Flooring supplies three different oak flooring grades; Prime grade, Natural grade and Rustic grade. Flooring comes in solid and in engineered oak option. Our floorboards are selected and graded by hand, ensuring that a consistently high quality is achieved.
Care and Maintenance of oak flooring
Often our clients ask about the care and maintenance of oak flooring. This is very important as to fit a new oak floor is expensive and you want to keep your beautiful oak floor to look great many years. We put together a few easy, inexpensive ways for protecting your new oak floor also the best way to clean hardwood floors.
Oak flooring in Cambridge
Our most recent job was carried out in Cambridge. Our client had chosen beautiful oak flooring from our Colonial range, the natural grade French solid oak flooring. The planks were 185mm wide with wire brushed finish.
Wire brushed flooring
Wire brushed flooring or Colonial oak flooring is brushed with hard wire brushes. These steel wire brushes remove all of the soft part of the wood from the top of the floorboards. Steel brushes exposing the hardest part of the wood and enhancing its deep grain and natural richness of oak flooring.
Natural oak flooring
Natural oak wood is a dynamic material. Like all natural resources, it has character, responds to its environment, and changes over time. Because of its “character,” oak flooring should be treated with understanding and a certain amount of care. Knowing about the properties of oak flooring is critical for professional installation. For consumers, it’s important to have realistic expectations about how oak flooring will perform in its environment over time.
Repairing water damaged oak flooring
Water damaged oak flooring is very difficult to repair and requires experience, finesse and good judgment to lessen the damage. At Fine Oak Flooring, we have the expertise to help save your oak flooring. Oak flooring will react to moisture within a day or two so it’s important to act promptly when you discover, warped, cupped or discoloured wood floors.
Trimming the skirtings
To remove the skirting can be tricky or even impossible in some cases. It all depends on how old and fragile the skirting is to be removed without the extensive damage. There are options how to fit the oak flooring without removing and damaging the skirting.
Oak flooring Cambridge
We have finished fitting solid oak flooring in Cambridge.
How to refinish hardwood floors
It is very important to know how to finish or refinish hardwood floors to achieve the high professional standard. Unfinished oak flooring needs to be fitted, filled, sanded and finished with appropriate finish.
Pre finished oak flooring
Fine Oak Flooring is specialising in prefinished and unfinished oak flooring products. Both products are selected into prime, natural or rustic grade. These grades are available in solid oak and engineered oak.
Smoked white oak flooring
Colonial oak flooring was used in our latest project in Sevenoaks, Kent.
Unfinished solid oak flooring
Our unfinished solid oak flooring comes from Dordogne, France. It is high quality oak flooring, full of character. The altitude and climate of this region allows the trees grow slower which makes the wood very dens. The denser the wood the more hardwearing it becomes.
Smoked oak flooring
Fine Oak Flooring recently fitted natural grade smoked oak flooring finished with Osmo hardwax oil for one of our clients in Hitchin. In this case the solid oak flooring was fitted directly on the concrete.