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2023 availability of extra-wide wooden plank flooring

  • 05-03-2023 8:49am
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    Registered Users Posts: 6,374 ✭✭✭


    I am renovating an old 1800s house and I wanted to use extra-wide >300mm wide planks of hardwood or engineered flooring. I am having trouble sourcing this in the domestic market.

    Does anybody have any experience or war stories of importing this from Europe or beyond?



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  • Registered Users Posts: 30,992 ✭✭✭✭Lumen


    Like this?

    https://www.dinesen.com/en/products/plank-floors/oak/



  • Registered Users Posts: 6,374 ✭✭✭Gone West


    Thanks for the link, this is very interesting but from the wrong end of Europe. I was hoping for Slovakia rather than Denmark. At €400+ per square meter, this isn't really doable for a 30sqm room (€12k and would still require finishing).

    I was hoping to find engineered flooring at around €100/sqm at those widths in eastern europe.



  • Registered Users Posts: 38,789 ✭✭✭✭Mellor


    €220 is the classic grade and shorter lengths.

    If you are only looking for 30sqm, I can’t imagine you’ll save much shipping from Eastern Europe by the time you transport it.



  • Registered Users Posts: 6,374 ✭✭✭Gone West


    Thanks. I have several more rooms, but yeah point taken.



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