First installed in the French palace of King Louis XIV, Versailles hardwood flooring is a 17th century parquet floor with the popular Versailles pattern. Parquet flooring brings a sophisticated and luxurious appeal to any room and pairs well with both traditional and modern interiors. The intricate parquet patterns on these versailles floors feature squares, rectangles and triangles and fit together like a puzzle.The pattern of Versailles Flooring has an overlapping effect, giving the wide plank hardwood floors energy and movement, just like those in the palace of Versailles. These engineered wood floors can be created with various wood species. White oak, red oak, french oak, hickory, walnut and ash can all be used to create parquet patterns. Parquetry is a type of aristocratic decoration and represents different pattern types, such as herringbone or parquet de versailles.
Versailles Palace flooring makes quite a statement in traditional and modern interiors, and is especially ideal for great rooms and other grand spaces. If you’re planning a room that’s truly one-of-a-kind, a versailles hardwood flooring can be a beautiful option.
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