Block parquetry can be laid in any pattern and is only limited by the imagination. Contrasting coloured timbers are used to create depth in the design. It is an extremely durable floor covering, making it the perfect solution for heavy traffic areas such as halls, steps, and entrance ways. As well as this, the natural insulation properties of timber lock out winter’s cold and summer’s heat.
Sydney Blue Gum is a popular species that grows on the New South Wales coast. A large tree that has a distinctive bluish tinge to its smooth bark, it is very common in the Sydney and Blue Mountains area, hence the origins of its common name. Sydney Blue Gum is a relatively straight-grained timber, with some small amounts of interlocking. The beautiful colour and its strong and hard natural attributes make Sydney Blue Gum sought after for both hardwood domestic and commercial ﬂooring the world over.