Need tougher. Need stronger. Need a floor that looks great and can take a beating. Then look to our newest flooring line, Forna Cork Flooring’s 11mm (7/16inch) Design Cork floating floors. Made to be the cork floor that can take a beating while carrying off that traditional hardwood beauty, Design Cork floating floors bring durable as it’s a game and turn functionality into is championship. Composed of a robust, Swedish-engineered laminate veneer fused to cork backing Design Cork is a hybrid floor made for high-traffic areas. Its tougher surface is ideal for entrance ways and hallways, even commercial grade spaces, while still being comfortable enough for kitchens. And at 11mm (7/16inch) Design Cork floating floors give you a cork floor that works effectively with underfloor radiant heating.
Our Hamilton cork planks are a picture-perfect reproduction of natural hardwood boards. Yes, you get a cork floor that looks like much-loved traditional hardwood flooring. And even though it’s a picture, don’t despair, you get added depth with a slightly rough texture. As a light-colored floor, Hamilton is a blend of flattering cool tones; coats of gray, light beige and softer creams in a wood-grain cut. If you want the look and feel of a softly aged wooden floor, then this elegant pattern will be the perfect choice.
In keeping with Forna’s green certificate, the laminate layer of our Hamilton cork planks are made from PVC and phthalates free polypropylene. We use the same polypropylene product used to create children’s toys which are eco-friendly to produce, biodegradable and still environmentally sustainable. Add to that all the benefits that natural cork brings you can’t lose. So in your home, Hamilton is a cleaner, well-beingier addition.
Advantages of this product are:
DURABLEThe Hot-Coating surface protection makes the cork flooring durable and hard-wearing – in this way, even class 33 in the commercial sector and class 23 in the domestic sector is achieved. Thanks to this resistant coating, the cork floor retains its beauty for many years.
IMPACT SOUND REDUCTION AND PERMANENTLY ELASTICEqually noteworthy are the impact and sound-absorbing properties of cork (impact sound reduction of 18dB) – also thanks to the honeycomb cell structure. Cork floors are permanently elastic: the natural flexibility gives a particularly pleasant feeling when walking and is also gentle to the ankles.
WATERTIGHT JOINTS REQUIRES TAPING BLOCK TO INSTALL Exceptionally durable and waterproof, our Swiss cork flooring ensures tight joints and improved wear resistance. The patented Uniclic system provides a highly secure and watertight lock, surpassing standard versions. While installation may require extra effort with a taping block, it guarantees precision and prevents damage. Our adapted Unilin click system exceeds European Standards, eliminating open joints and ensuring stability. Use a 20 cm taping block to avoid edge damage and maintain the flooring’s pristine appearance. More...