This floor has a Tongue and Groove joining system and in most cases is installed using the "Floating Floor" system but can also be "Glued Down".
We have two main recommendations when it comes to installing your wood floor. Always us a professional floor fitter to install your floor and always make sure the sub-floor is smooth, level and sturdy. For more information and further guidance please contact ESB or see our FAQ article Installation of 14mm and 15mm Engineered Flooring.
Lacquered floors are very easy to clean; simply vacuum or sweep and then mop with a special floor cleaner or eco-friendly floor cleaner. But make sure your mop is not too wet; it must be very slightly damp. For more information on cleaning your lacquered wood floor please see our article "Cleaning & Maintenance for Lacquered and Matt Lacquered Floors".
Maintenance however of a lacquered floor is more about prevention than cure. Please see our article "Wood Flooring Cleaning and Maintenance Tips" for some general guidelines and best practise suggestions you can follow to look after your floor.
It is not advisable to cover your natural wood flooring with any type of carpet, rug or covering that might prevent contact with daylight. Covering natural wood flooring product will result in discolouration of the exposed area.
During the cleaning process we advise to keep the water/solution clean and free of dirt continuously throughout the process in order to prevent dirt from residing within the grain of the floor and between boards.