End Grain Parquetry

End Grain Parquetry

End Grain Parquetry

End Grain Parquetry

Warmth and unique design are at the heart of this exceptional flooring product. Consisting of many small squares or rectangle blocks, this type of flooring has really stood the test of time.

Used for centuries as a hard wearing and attractive flooring option, end grain is sawn across the growth rings of the tree which gives the floor it’s truly unique look as well as creating an extremely strong floor covering.

Throughout the world, we can see the implementation of this floor treatment. From the classic centuries old Schonbrunn Palace in Vienna, to the modern architecture of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation flooring, end grain Parquetry provides an exclusive flooring option for any project.

End Grain/Block Parquetry Features & Benefits

The character of end grain Parquetry flooring is one of superior hardness and resilience. In fact it has been used for centuries as a hard wearing and attractive flooring option for many large building projects.

It’s unique look created from the growth ring patterns gives a truly distinctive look, which is stylish and attractive to the eye.

  • 10 times stronger than traditional timber floor options.
  • Creates a unique distinctive look.
  • Suitable for smaller & larger area.
  • Can be laid in a variety of designs.
  • Reduces maintenance costs – easy to fix issues as only the offending block needs to be replaced.
  • Has the ability to reduce worker fatigue as the resilience and warmth of the wood reduces foot & leg muscles fatigue.
  • Resistant to mildew
  • Available in many different stains
 

Our Patterns

Parquetry can be laid in a variety of styles designed to compliment the structure of your project. Choose from classical time tested designs or choose a more contemporary look. Each design can be modified to suit projects specific requirements. If an off the shelf design does not reflect the true character of your project, let our bespoke design service assist you in creating a floor which is truly unique! 

Some of our most enduring designs are shown below.

 

Blackbutt Timber

 

NSW Spotted Gum

 

Tallowwood

 

Jarrah

square on square pattern

square on square

brickbond pattern

brickbond

basketweave pattern

basketweave

gothic pattern

gothic

herringbone pattern

herringbone

parallel pattern

parallel

haddon hall pattern

haddon hall
 

Species

Blackbutt Timber
A universally popular timber! Uniform blonde, straight grain.

Sydney Blue Gum
Straight grain with light to deep red-brownish colour variations.

Tallowwood
Extremely durable prestigious timber with a somewhat wavy grain & beautiful middle honey brown colours.

 

NSW Spotted Gum

New South Wales Spotted Gum
Unrivalled for its unique appearance, the colour varies from pale straw to chocolate.

 

Jarrah

Jarrah
Deep reds, which can soften over time to burgundy. Grain is even and interlocking.

 

Tasmanian Oak
Pale light creams and straight grain. Perfect for staining.

 

European Oak
Popular timber with character rich figure. Light in colour and popular for staining.

 

Brushbox
Sought after for its unique aesthetic qualities. Texture is fine and even, wavy grain and beautiful, rich colour.