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  BU513 Timber composite overlay flooring

BU513.jpgTimber composite overlay flooring systems can provide a floor finish of natural timber veneer or a graphic reproduction of a timber finish that gives the appearance of a solid timber floor.

Timber composite overlay flooring may be laid over most floor substrates but correct preparation and dryness of the substrate is essential.

This bulletin covers:

  • types of timber composite overlay
  • flooring
  • installation, including loose-laid or floating, glue-fixed, indirect, moisture content, expansion gaps and finish
  • flooring types, including timber veneer flooring, laminated flooring, bamboo flooring and reconstituted wood-fibre flooring
  • concrete substrate preparation
  • maintenance.

Publication date: August 2009 Keywords: adhesive, clear finish, floor, timber