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What is the best way to cover the expansion gap along the walls?

  • Posted by Integra Direct
  • September 1, 2019

A common question that Hybrid, Laminate and Engineered Timber floor buyers have is "What is the best way to cover the expansion gap along the walls?". If your skirting is left in place, there are scotia trims that do the job and these often come[...] Read more


Water Proof Flooring Recovery and Repair

  • Posted by Integra Direct
  • March 6, 2019

So, the waters have receded or leaks have been fixed and everything is drying out, but how do I handle this water proof flooring? Moisture trapped between water proof flooring and the subfloor can smell musty and may allow mould to form. Mould spores can[...] Read more


How Do Professionals Flood-Coat a Tiled Floor?

  • Posted by Integra Direct
  • February 22, 2019

Many tiled floors appear smooth but slight deviations in levels mean that filling just the grout lines or simply applying a thin skim coat will still allow the tiles to show through your new stick-down vinyl flooring. In rooms with minimal natural light falling across[...] Read more


Flood-Proof Timber Flooring

  • Posted by Integra Direct
  • February 19, 2019

Which timber-style floor coverings can withstand being fully submerged for days and still recover? Apart from genuine, structural tongue and groove hardwood flooring fitted directly to joists, NO flooring system containing any wood, MDF or HDF content will remain unaffected by full submersion. Some newer[...] Read more


Which Planks Can Be Laid in Herringbone?

  • Posted by Integra Direct
  • January 18, 2019

Those savvy buyers looking for a striking modern look or something from the past often consider laying planks in a herringbone design, but which planks can be laid in a herringbone pattern? The answer is simple, any size plank can be used as long as[...] Read more

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