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Common Myths and Misconceptions about Cork

  Myth:  Cork will absorb water like a “sponge” if it gets wet. Incorrect: Think of the most common use for cork, wine stoppers. Cork has been used for wine stoppers for hundreds of year primarily because it does not absorb water or liquids. Cork has also been...

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Top questions about engineered flooring

We often get asked the same questions when we want a new floor in our business, house or place. That's why we want to answer all the questions you have in mind to make you feel comfortable in terms of floors maintenance,...

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Redshank Beach House using our MD Facade!

"The building is an extraordinary structure, like other extraordinary structures on this part of the Essex coast, which hovers over the reclaimed marshland. It is a small, beautifully detailed and conceived house that has dealt with the considerable challenges...

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Interesting Facts About Cork

Interesting Facts About Cork What is the world cork production? The world cork production is 340 000 tonnes per year, 55% of which is from Portugal. Is cork an endangered natural resource? No. The harvest of cork is a controlled process and does not require the cork...

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Product Innovation

Product Innovation Market Timbers has supplied boutique timber flooring to Melbourne and Australia since 1947 - but did you know that we also supply other materials that are sure to impress homeowners, builders, architects and designers alike! We have moved along with...

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BauBuche – Unique & Innovative

BauBuche European Laminated Beech - Stocked by Market Timbers   BauBuche is an LVL product (laminated veneer lumber) made from European Beech. Unlike Australian softwood LVLs, BauBuche is made from hardwood, giving it some of the highest structural qualities on...

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Custom Benchtops

Custom Benchtops by Market Timbers   As well as boutique European timber flooring, solid timber flooring and timber supplies, Market Timbers also produces custom timber benchtops in all manner of sizes, thicknesses, lamination widths and finishes. We love to work...

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Our Wide Board Look

Long and wide boards - how we achieve the classic look! Long and wide boards have long been considered the crème de la crème of timber flooring. They provide an amazing aesthetic which can easily be the most eye catching part of any project. Achieving this level of...

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