This stable parquet floor is made of a hardwood top layer and a highly stable underlay. This parquet is exceptionally well suited to our changeable climate with frequent humidity fluctuations.
Building up a duoplank floor
A multi-layer parquet, a duoplank parquet floor is built up of two layers. The multiplex underlay is 9 to 15 mm thick, while the hardwood top layer varies between 3 and 6 mm. Kerkhofs Parket delivers duoplank floors that are fully tailored to your wishes in widths of 9 to no less than 30 cm. You can order this type of parquet floor in over 20 wood varieties. The most widely used wood type is European oak here also.
Finish and installation of a duoplank floor
Kerkhofs Parket delivers duoplank floors both untreated and treated. Treatment is possible using lacquer or oil, depending on the intended end result. An untreated duoplank floor must always be lightly sanded and oiled after installation.
Advantages of duoplanks
The layered structure of duoplanks prevents the parquet from warping. In addition, this type of floor is perfectly suited to a floating installation. Combining it with floor heating does not pose a problem. This type of parquet (up to a thickness of 16 mm) is perfectly suitable for our climate and its constantly fluctuating humidity levels.
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Afzelia comes from Africa. This exclusive wood variety has a relatively consistent structure. The colour of afzelia ranges from warm pale ochre to a wonderful deep browny-red shade. This wood never ceases to surprise us with its playful colour nuances. Afzelia parquet floors can be given an oil or lacquer…
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Ash is a very expressive, hard and yet elastic wood variety. Thanks to these properties, this wood variety has many applications in both the sporting world and interior design. Ash is naturally very pale in colour, but the colour becomes a lot darker on drying. You can immediately recognise the…
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