How Parquet Flooring Is Coming Back Into Fashion
Parquet flooring had found itself on the rise in popularity recently, but what exactly is causing the increase of interest?
The style of parquet flooring dates back to the 16th century and can be found in many Edwardian houses in England. The typical style of parquet flooring comes from the combination of oblong shapes that fit together to form geometric shapes, the most common style is called herringbone. However, parquet found itself put on the sideline once carpeted floors were introduced in the 1930’s, as carpets proved to be a more comfortable and cheaper alternative. Since then, wood floors have majorly developed and progressed proving to be a stronger, if not better, choice than carpet. (more…)
Morgan Mitchell, grew up in Amersham, just outside of London, before moving to Leeds to attend university in 2013. Graduating in 2016 with a first class degree in media, she stayed in Leeds to pursue a career in marketing. Morgan has recently joined the Luxury Flooring and Furnishings marketing team where she is a regular contributor to blog posts, social media and helps to maintain the Luxury Flooring website content.