Wood Flooring

What is solid wood flooring?
Solid wood flooring is one of our most popular choices for flooring.Here at Flooringhub we offer a full range of solid wood flooring, from oak and walnut to bamboo and hickory! Solid wood flooring provides a permanently fixed, quality floor, which...
Can I order free samples of your wood flooring products?
Yes!Even after you've found the wood flooring that's just right for you - sometimes you just want to see, touch and smell something before you make the decision to buy! Here at Flooringhub - we get that... That's why we've developed our own "Free Sample...
Please can you tell me what wood flooring you would recommend for a bathroom or shower room (not wet rooms)? Thanks, Matt
Thanks for your question! We wouldn't recommend using any wood flooring product in a bathroom - due to moisture. However, our vinyl flooring tiles are fully waterproof - ideal for use in the bathroom! We have some great wood-effect vinyl products in...
What is the difference between engineered wood and solid wood?
Engineered wood replicates the same quality as solid hardwood. Engineered wood is made up of multiple layers and is a more stable product. Engineered wood is less affected by changes in temperature and humidity and can be laid in most rooms.
What way do you fit underlay?
Underlay is fitted with the foil side facing the floor so it cannot be seen due it being the damp proof membrane.
How often should I re-oil my oil wood floor?
We recommend your floor is re-oiled every 6-12 months. However, the use of your floor depends on the frequency in which you will have to do this.
How do I clean my wood floor?
All our floors should be cleaned with a dry mop, avoid any harsh industrial chemicals as this may tarnish the appearance or damage your flooring in the long term.
Do you need underlay for solid wood flooring?
Solid wood does not require underlay. However, it does need to be glued or secret nailed onto the sub-floor below. Subfloors should be prepared to ensure they are level, dry, and stable before your solid wood installation.
Does Tongue & Groove Flooring Need Glue?
No, tongue & groove flooring does not require glue for installation. This type of flooring is designed to fit together like puzzle pieces, and special tools may be used to help lock them into place. It's important to leave a small gap around the perimeter of the room to allow the floor to expand and contract naturally.
How To Clean Engineered Wood Floors
Engineered wood floors can be a great addition to any home, but they do require regular cleaning and maintenance. To keep your engineered wood floors looking their best, here are a few tips for cleaning them: 1. Vacuum or sweep regularly to remove dirt, dust, and debris. 2. Use a damp mop or cloth to clean the surface. 3. Avoid using overly wet mops or cleaners, as this can damage the wood. 4. Use a mild detergent or wood cleaner to remove tough dirt and stains. 5. Avoid using harsh chemicals or abrasive materials, as this can damage the wood. Following these simple tips can help keep your engineered wood floors looking great for years to come.