Introduction to Cork Flooring by Remodel West
RemodelWest has been designing and remodeling homes since 1992. Just recently we have noticed a trend in using cork material as a flooring solution. We thought we would take the opportunity to share a few quick facts about Cork.
- Cork is a 100% natural flooring options. The bark of cork oak trees is harvested with zero negative impact on the environment and grows back naturally in 9-12 years.
- Have allergies? No problem! Natural substances found in cork resist the growth of mold, mildew and bacteria.
- Cork flooring is one of the best choices when thinking about the acoustics in the room. It has the best natural sound insulation and actually absorbs sound reducing noise.
- Cork is naturally fire resistant.
- Cork is naturally