The Difference Between Solid Timber Flooring & Engineered Timber Flooring
Usually, I am one to always recommend solid timber flooring as it is long-lasting and can be sanded around 5 or 6 times in its life span dramatically increasing its longevity, this is not quite the same for Engineered Timber Flooring as it's bonded with a structural core being plywood or just pine but some do offer the ability to sand 3 or 4 times but the price is closer to solid timber floors.
Solid Timber Flooring is complete solid the whole way through and is a single cut piece of timber this as said can be sanded multiple times over its life-giving customers up to 40 years out of a product if treated well.
Engineered Timber Flooring is a base of Pine or plywood as previously stated bonded to 3mm or 5mm depending on the choice of your product, Engineered Timber Flooring is Generally Click Together as is main connection system as Solid Timber is Glue and Secret nailed.
In the Hoppers Crossing and Werribee Region, many housing developments are in construction state give rise to the amount of timber flooring that is getting done, with this that means there are plenty of professional Timber Floor Installers In Hoppers Crossing and surrounding areas.
Timber flooring by strength and endurance is measure with what is called a "Jenka Rating" this is where a ball pointed rod is shot with compressed air into the timber to check the depth this travels determining the softness of a product.