Quick-Step hardwood floors are engineered wood floors made up of three
layers of solid wood, covered with a protective finish. Thanks to the careful
selection of raw material and a perfect control of the moisture content of the
wood during the manufacturing process, hardwood floors guarantee
optimum stability and durability.
1. A FINISHING LAYER
Depending on the Parquet floor you choose, this finishing layer may consists
Seven layers of UV-cured water based lacquer. This lacquer protects
your floor against wear, scratches and stains, and makes it as easy to
Two layers of quality modified oil which creates an extra matt and
natural authentic look and which ages gracefully.
2. A FACE LAYER
A carefully selected, solid wood layer in a vast array of colours and
structures. Most Quick-Step engineered wood floors have a face layer of 3
mm thick. The 'Compact' range has a face layer of 2.5 mm. The surface
layer can be sanded and refinished.
3. A CORE LAYER
The core layer is what makes a floor stable and durable. It absorbs stress and
strain and keeps the floor stable in all conditions. The balance between the
hardness and the flexibility of the core material is crucial in ensuring a
smooth click and a strong connection. The core consists of spruce, Hevea or
4. A VENEER BACKING
A backing layer of spruce or pine veneer. In combination with the other
layers, it prevents the floor from cupping or warping.
Learn more about our hardwood floors in 'Why you’ll love your Quick-
Step Parquet floor'.