parquetry Bunbury

Parquet flooring, is it out of date?

Parquetry by D.I.Y. Parquetry and Cork

Parquetry by D.I.Y. Parquetry and Cork

Using wood parquetry as flooring has been done for hundreds of years; it is a timeless type of flooring that is still relevant and often used today. Parquetry flooring has an elegant effect that adds an extra touch of class to any home. The warmth and natural beauty of our Parquet flooring can be used to compliment well with any type of furniture and decor in your home and at the same time it magically adds a noble touch of luxury to your living.

By simply installing parquet flooring to any room in your home you can easily transform it into a full functional room with great beauty to the slightly jealous admiration of your family and friends.

Music lovers will surely appreciate parquet flooring for its outstanding acoustic qualities.

Our parquetry flooring promotes creativity with the ability to reproduce and redesign common patterns such as herringbone and basket weave. It’s possible to use a mix of timber species, or just one species, to design custom patterns for an individual look. Our exclusive designs and patterns in an extensive range of Timber species availability are sure to meet your interior and architectural designers’ requirements.

Sustainability of Parquetry flooring

Parquetry flooring has been used for centuries in some of the world’s grandest architectural buildings. Since any damage can be easily fixed by replacing the damaged blocks, parquetry flooring perfectly solves the problems in heavy traffic areas.

Benefits of Parquetry flooring

  • Parquetry flooring’s durability makes it the perfect choice of flooring especially for areas with heavy traffic such as hall ways, entrance ways and commercial lobbies.
  • It can be attractively laid down in numerous geometric patterns.
  • Its natural insulation capacity makes it perfect for residential buildings too. The insulation properties of timber locks out the summer’s heat and cold in winter making it very comfortable to walk with bare feet.
  • Parquet flooringis made from solid timber pieces so it is proven to be allergy-free since it does not harbour dust mites and other allergens.
  • Eco-friendly. Timber is one of the best renewable resources.

In Australia parquetry flooring is available in an extensive range of Australian hardwood timber species including Blackbutt, Sydney Blue, Brushbox, Ironbark, Spotted Gum and more.

Installation of Parquetry flooring

Parquetry flooring should be directly glued onto a plain and level subfloor such as concrete, plywood or even on an existing timber floor.

Parquet flooring, is it out of date?

Parquetry Flooring is a beautiful addition to any home and can be used by itself or as a feature pieces in a solid wood or bamboo floor.

Please note parquetry flooring is not recommended for bathrooms, laundries or other wet areas.

D.I.Y Parquetry, Timber & Cork Flooring are your local flooring experts. Our experience team can handle the installation, laying as well as the sanding and finishing of parquetry flooring, cork flooring and all forms of hardwood timber floor. Call D.I.Y Parquetry, Timber & Cork Flooring on 0409 081 679 to discuss your flooring options.


How to make your Parquetry floors look as good as new this summer?

ParquetryParquetry floors can look beautiful in any type of home. It can match any home décor and looks perfect whether you have a traditional or contemporary home. When have parquetry you need to know a few tips on how to care for your floor, so you can keep it look like new for longer!

Maintaining your Parquetry floors

The floor in your home makes a grand statement. When your floor shines and looks extra beautiful, your home will have that “something” that makes it more attractive. This summer, make sure you bring out the best in your parquetry floor for your guests to appreciate. Whether your parquetry floor is in your living room, bedroom or entertaining area, these things can help you make your floor shine!

General care

Parquetry floors are made of wood and like any other wood flooring, the cleaning guidelines on wood floors can be applied to your parquetry floor.

  • Use a sweeper or vacuum cleaner to get rid of dirt and dust
  • Use product that are specifically designed for wood flooring or Parquetry floors
  • Keep your floors dry all the time and manage the humidity levels inside
  • Use curtains to block direct sunlight as excessive sun exposure can cause floor fading

Regular maintenance

To keep your Parquetry floor look like new again, you have to do a deep, thorough cleaning. Follow these steps:

  • Sweep and vacuum the floor
  • Move away everything inside the room – furniture and appliances
  • Use a mop and water to clean the floor
  • Dry mop to remove any excess water, never leave your floor wet
  • Do not scrub too hard and use as little water as possible

That’s it! By regular cleaning and deep cleaning once in a while, your Parquetry floor will look as good as new, just in time for some summer lovin’ party!

For your Parquetry needs, contact D.I.Y Parquetry, Timber & Cork Flooring. We offer flooring supply, installation as well as repair. Ring us now for free measure and quotes.

Where can I buy parquet flooring in Bunbury?

Mosaic parquetry

Mosaic parquetry

Parquetry is a lovely type of wood flooring. It comes in different designs and attractive pattern that will look good in your home, whatever style you favour. Parquet floors make your home a stand out, adds that extra bit of class. Like any most other wooden floors to get the best effect and years of use, parquet floors needs to be installed by a professional flooring contractor

Installing parquet floors

You have decided to install parquetry, great. You are well on your way to enhancing the appearance of your home. Yes, flooring may be below your eyesight level but it can have a big impact on your home. When deciding on having parquet floors, what is the first thing you need to take note of?

Where can I buy parquet floor?

When looking for Parquet floor in Bunbury or surrounds, choose D.I.Y Parquetry, Timber & Cork Flooring. We are your flooring specialist servicing in Bunbury, Busselton, Harvey, Collie, Nannup, Bridgetown and we will travel. We will make sure that your flooring meets your requirements, is installed to suit your taste and meet Australian Standards.

Parquet floors by D.I.Y Parquetry

Here at D.I.Y Parquetry, Timber & Cork Flooring, we offer a bespoke parquet floor installation which means you have many options to choose from to ensure you get a parquet floor design that will match your requirements and fit your own personal style.

From start to finish, our flooring experts will deal with your floor making sure that you get what you need. We can do the design for you and discuss the options for your perfect parquet floor. We can show you parquet floor styles and bring you many hardwood floor species for you to see.

You will see that we offer great value for your money that is why; we offer only quality services for you.

What are you waiting for? Contact D.I.Y Parquetry, Timber & Cork Flooring for your parquetry needs. We also offer a range of flooring installation that includes, solid wood, cork and bamboo flooring too. Ring us today on 0409 081 679 for a free quote.

Is Parquetry flooring suitable for apartments?

Mosaic parquetry by DIY Parquetry & CorkDo you have an apartment? Perhaps, you are having a hard time giving your apartment a facelift due to space constraint. With the small space you have, it’s just hard to do a reno or even decide on a good flooring choice.

Choose Parquetry flooring

There are so many beautiful flooring that can make your unit more appealing, but nothing can match the beauty of a parquetry floor. Parquetry flooring can instantly transform your unit into almost a work of art. Its unique appearance sets it apart from all other flooring options. This type of floor has a certain uniqueness that can’t be unmatched by anything else.

Parquetry floors are also very versatile which makes them a good option for your unit. The simple truth is this that parquetry is the right flooring for you. Parquetry patterns can be simple or elaborate and even set as an inlay into other types of wood flooring. It is surely worth buying and definitely easy to install without requiring too much time to make it look nice.

Here are three reasons why Parquetry flooring suitable for your unit:

  • Less maintenance
  • Durable
  • Can give the illusion of space

Less maintenance

It is amazingly easy to clean this type of flooring. Unlike carpets and rugs, that needs extensive cleaning, Parquetry flooring barely needs any maintenance – perfect for people who are always on the go. This floor stays clean for a long time. A simple dust mop can keep it clean. See? It’s much easier to have Parquetry flooring, less maintenance means less cleaning time.


Parquetry flooring can last for many years. Like any wooden flooring, Parquetry flooring just gets better with time. With proper care, your Parquetry flooring can outlive you! Amazing, isn’t it? If it gets to a point when you think your floor has taken too much wear and tear, it can be restored.

Illusion of space

Parquetry patterns can be designed to have your unit look bigger. Having a pattern that draws your eye into the room can be a very effective way to create the illusion of space in your home

Parquetry flooring simply keeps on surprising you. What can you can ask for? If you want to make your unit truly unique and beautiful, choose Parquetry flooring.

Need to install Parquetry flooring? Whether you have a fancy unit or a new home, contact D.I.Y Parquetry, Timber & Cork Flooring. We offer different hardwood flooring installation along with parquetry, bamboo and cork flooring. Ring us now to discuss your needs.

3 advantages of having parquet flooring!

Parquetry by D.I.Y. Parquetry and Cork

Parquetry by D.I.Y. Parquetry and Cork

Looking for the perfect flooring for your home? Parquetry flooring is the wonderful solution for you, especially if you need a floor option that is beautiful, unique and long lasting. Many grand floors of the world are parquetry floors.

Parquetry flooring at its best!

There are many flooring options for you. Everything from carpet, to vinyl, to hardwood and everything in between can make shopping for your new floor overwhelming.  There are some that are affordable or downright cheap. Some flooring options are attractive and some are versatile. Like with everything, you get what you pay for.

Parquetry flooring can fit to any type of home, durable and can make your home stylish. With its affordable price, parquetry flooring is simply the best for you.

3 advantages of having parquet flooring.

Here are 3 great reasons to choose parquetry flooring for your home:

  1. Requires little maintenance
  2. Make a statement
  3. Beautiful, elegant and unique

Requires little maintenance

Parquetry floors have a shiny finish. They don’t need:

  • Scrubbing
  • Waxing

They just need to be vacuumed to keep the dust away. If not exposed to water, too much sunlight and moisture, the finish on your new parquetry floor will last for years.

Make a statement

Parquet flooring doesn’t just make your home beautiful they are perfect for really making a statement right through to your everyday flooring in places like your bedrooms.Did you know parquetry flooring is used for many types of flooring from churches to hotel to basketball courts? Parquetry flooring allows for free movement of people using the area, perfect for your home too.

Beautiful, elegant and unique

It is not only the smoothness and evenness of this flooring option but as well as the beauty expresses through its design that is the main reason why it is used in hotels and in homes throughout the world. You can have an all over pattern of a feature piece added to a solid wood floor, the choice is yours.

Would you like to discuss what parquetry flooring options are available? Contact D.I.Y. Parquetry, Timber & Cork Flooring, we have years of experience and a huge range to show you visit our showroom or give us a call.