Cette semaine, les planchers de bois franc avec Anne-Marie Faucher et Martin Emery (Les Bois de plancher PG Inc.).Read more »
We are very pleased to present to you five new additions to the Unique Collection. Our R&D team members have outdone themselves and are proud to introduce Sanibel, Meteora, Clan, Familia and Tamarin.
Sanibel and Meteora (pre-oiled)
New additions to the Origin Series offered in silver maple, 5¼ inches.
Clan and Familia (pre-oiled)
Introducing a new series: THE FORTUNE SERIES
This series features two products with a neo-retro look offered in 7-inch birch.
Is it possible to create a prized, walnut-inspired product? Yes, because we have succeeded! Tamarin, offered in Pacific grade 3 ¼-inch birch, re-creates the rich look of walnut at lesser cost.
You have projects, we have the solution:
All-new ModelSmart, our latest, reasonably priced engineered product, combines the beauty and reputation of Model® flooring with the best price-quality ratio.
Following recent reports on CARB certification, PG Hardwood Flooring is pleased to announce that its Model engineered products meet the most stringent requirements of the Californian Air Regulation Board (CARB) regarding volatile organic compounds (VOCs). Moreover, because we want to make our planet a better world, engineered products by Model are available with FSC certification, upon request.
CARB requirements do not apply to Model solid hardwood products because the regulation applies only to substrates used to manufacture engineered products.Read more »
A. It is possible to install hardwood flooring over radiant heating, but certain precautions must be taken to ensure a successful installation. Refer to our installation guide for more details.Read more »
A. One is not better than the other. Each has specific properties that justify its use. Solid hardwood flooring is made of wood ¾ inches thick and can be sanded up to seven times. In most cases, it is used in residences when flooring can be nailed to a wood surface.
Engineered wood is recommended when the flooring is to be glued in place. Owing to its ¼ inch thickness, engineered flooring is often used in multiple-storey buildings (e.g., condos) or basements. Engineered flooring is very versatile and considered more stable that solid hardwood flooring. However, despite its great stability, ambient humidity must be carefully monitored.Read more »
A. Construction paper slows down the migration of humidity between the subfloor and boards, but does not act as a vapour barrier. Tar-free vapour barrier paper is required.Read more »