What are flooring accessories?
Flooring accessories is the term used to describe the group of products used in the installation of a floor covering. Accessories are used throughout the installation process and differ depending on the product and the installation method.
When are they used?
When installing a new floor, flooring accessories are required to complete the job properly and make a good, professional finish. For each installation method, a variety of tools and flooring accessories are required. Our installation guides outline what products you will require for each method.
Due to the nature of solid wood flooring, expansion gaps are required to allow for expansion and contraction. These expansion gaps and any cut or uneven edges of laminate or hardwood are easily covered with skirting, scotia, radiator rosettes and door trims. These accessories are available in a variety of decors to suit every style, neatly and professionally finishing your new floor.
The Products Available:
There are a number of wood floor accessories available to assist the installation and completion of a wooden floor. Included are; underlay, glues, nails, tools and installation kits. Profiles, skirting, scotia, radiator rosettes and nosings are used to neatly complete a floor and cover any expansion gaps or uneven edges. There are also a vast number of care and maintenance products on the market to help preserve the quality and prolong the lifespan of your floor covering.