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Thursday, January 24, 2013

Replacing damaged parquet flooring

To replace a damaged parquet floor you do not need to replace entirely. Parquet floor using parquet were easily damaged, especially coming from the wood.
Parquet flooring is usually damaged due to water, friction sharp objects, errors in mounting or rising temperatures plaster.

To fix it you have to know the system installation such as interlocking nails or glue.
Usually a lot of parquet flooring using glue and nails by providing adhesive tie it with a nail. Such systems are widely used in solid wood parquet often experience shrinkage expansion.

If there is a defective part you drill the damaged parquet flooring then lever and make sure it does not damage the surrounding parquet. Remove any adhesive that existed around the damaged parquet.
After the damaged parquet regardless you install a new one. Make sure the color match the floor and parquet. If the first installation of parquet before you have saved, it is good because it will fit in the installation. If none of you have a sample to the store to replace the corresponding material.

Parquet replace make sure you have at least one day in space. Make sure the newly installed parquet it expands or shrinks significantly causing problems after installation.
Generally the risk is very small because you are dealing with many types of parquet flooring that shrinks or expands.

Make sure all the adhesive has been used already lost. Then use the glue on the base floor. Wait for the glue to harden and sticky.
Insert a new parquet with his tongue in her mouth first lock on the parquet next. Sometimes it hangs parquet, parquet at carefully with a hammer so that the parquet is completely inserted and locked in a series of parquet flooring.

You must also provide finishing with a new parquet. The goal for the new parquet color matching with the old. You can use wood varnish or oil.


  1. Replacing the damages parquest flooring this method is very effective. Thanks for sharing with us.

  2. The points you have mentioned in this article is very effective for replacing the flooring. I want to ask the question , can I implement this method on bamboo floors as well, or it is specific way for changing the parquet flooring.