How Do You Buy Parquet Wood Floors?
Parquet floors are a popular design choice. Most parquet floors cost less than planks. They are fairly easy to install and maintain. Parquet floors are available in many different shades. High end and custom parquet floors are available in many patterns and designs. Decide whether you want to install the floor yourself or hire a contractor. Professional installation is recommended for high traffic areas and custom floors. Budget for the cost of installation or choose floors that are easy to install if you do the work yourself (see Resources below). Use a darker color in formal living and dining rooms. For more design interest, mix light and dark squares for a checkerboard pattern. Add corner accents or borders. Purchase the right amount of each type of parquet to create the pattern. Set a budget for the flooring project. Keep in mind that lower priced floors may be of lower quality. Evaluate the amount of foot traffic that the floor needs to handle. For heavy traffic areas, choose ligh