11 Apr '11, 6pm

Shapely Natural Wood Floors by Bolefloor

when I wrote about this weeks ago the comments from installers and people who knew wood were scathing, and in fact I think correct. …crap, unless your rich enough to afford it and it’s anti green. Why? Cutting the boards straight means ease of packing, shipping and space saving which all means huge economies of scale in savings, man hours and costs….. this is absolutely not more efficient. This is another fake eco deal. What about transportation? How do you transport (and store) this efficiently? What if the only matching board has a slightly different color? Would you place it anyway? I suppose there will be not one board that will match fully (total length) with another board. And a board doesn’t have to match at 1 side, it has to match at 2 sides. As Lummox said, this can only be done with CNC, instead of sawing. It doesn’t make it more efficient, it only makes it more ...

Full article: http://www.jetsongreen.com/2011/04/bolefloor-curving-join...

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