The legacy of the Mitchell Library Parquetry floor

The legacy of the Mitchell Library Parquetry floor

Parquetry wood floors and their preservation     Ivan Kirton, Parquetry Specialist located in NSW     Parquetry wood floors are a tangible and significant part of Australian interior design history. The earliest heritage parquetry floors are excellent examples of...
The density and durability of timber flooring

The density and durability of timber flooring

 Durability of Timber Floors The density of a specie of timber will affect the durability or performance of your hardwood floor. Different timber specie are rated on what is known as the Janka Rating. The Janka Rating comes about from dropping a ball bearing onto...
The interesting history of Parquetry

The interesting history of Parquetry

The interesting history of parquetry flooring is one that Reflects contemporary design trends while respecting the timeless craftsmanship of the past, parquetry is a unique floor system adding quality and value in new and renovated interiors. The detailed geometric...
Parquetry wood floors in Parliament house

Parquetry wood floors in Parliament house

The great hall at Parliament house in Canberra is pictured below. This is a special space designed for events and celebrations, and features a special Parquetry floor, as pictured. See the Parquetry wood floors. They are fit for purpose for the space, as Solid Block...
The core values of We Love Parquet

The core values of We Love Parquet

Core principles of We love Parquet: We believe that wood has a spirit. That spirit is evident in musical instruments, fine furniture and exceptionally laid and finished wood floors. When we accept that wood has a spirit, it becomes very important that we create...
Parquetry flooring in the versailles Palace, by Marc-maison

Parquetry flooring in the versailles Palace, by Marc-maison

Excerpt from website https://www.marcmaison.com/architectural-antiques-resources/versailles-parquet-floor “The parquet flooring that made the Versailles Palace proud, with interlaced diagonals, is a Grand Style’s legacy that is still available today. It covers...