Parquet floors are similar or contrasting woods, such as oak, walnut,
and cherry, and are placed in angular, geometric formations to create
the floor. The more expensive parquet floors use richly colored
tropical hardwoods. There are a wide variety of patterns available
together with borders and medallions to accompany them. Parquet
flooring is especially beautiful when the patterns are enhanced by
stains and smooth finishes that bring out the lustrous three-
Due to the increasing demand of parquet flooring in Malta, M. Demajo Timbers Ltd stocks different species of wood in different
size depending on the type.
These include olive, yesquero, doussie, iroko, oak, walnut, badi,
wenge, teak, Cameron, aframosia, maple and acacia.
Thickness varies between 10mm and 18mm, whilst some are tongue and
grove and others adopt a different fitting method. We offer the
product ready, including installation, sanding and varnishing use of
our own products.
Our prime concern is to ensure that the surface has the correct
moisture and is sound and flat. Where required, a specific material to
cut the dampness is applied, or level the floor if uneven. The parquet
is then laid, either glued down, free floating, or nailed to a
The parquet is then sanded using professional machinery for several
times until the surface is even and smooth. Any visible gaps are
appropriately filled and sanded again to ensure a smooth and mark free
finish. Finally varnishing, wax or oil is applied.
Tover offers all the necessary products for pre installation, glues,
and finishing and maintenance of wooden floors. In their range one
finds primers, adhesion promoters and even isolators against humidity.
They offer a range single and two component adhesives, in water based
or polyurethanic form. Also in their range you can find sealants and
gap fillers, varnishes to finish the project and even waxes,
detergents and oils to maintain your wooden floors.
M. Demajo Timbers Ltd have installed solid parquet in both domestic
areas and commercial buildings including hotels, bars, restaurants and
other high traffic areas.
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