Popular parquet patterns
There are a few different parquet patterns that are popular among homeowners. The most common parquet pattern is the herringbone, which features interlocking wood pieces that create a zig-zag effect. This pattern is classic and timeless and it fits in any room of the house. Another popular parquet pattern is the chevron, which is similar to the herringbone but with a V-shaped design. This pattern is also very classic and can be used in both formal and informal settings. The basket weave parquet pattern is made up of interlocking wood pieces that create a woven effect. This pattern is more unique than the other two and can add personality to any space.
Some other available patterns
Planking – installing the flooring boards parallel to each other.
Herringbone – parquet blocks are laid at a 45-degree angle to each other, creating a zig-zag effect.
Swallowtail – parquet blocks are laid at a 90-degree angle to each other, creating a V-shaped effect.
Mosaic – parquet blocks are laid in a random pattern.
Compass – parquet blocks are laid in a radial pattern, with the center point being the focal point.
Basket weave – parquet blocks are laid in a criss-cross pattern, creating a woven effect.
Windmill – parquet blocks are laid in a starburst pattern.
Hexagon – parquet blocks are laid in a hexagonal pattern.
Octagon – parquet blocks are laid in an octagonal pattern.
Parquet de Versailles – parquet blocks are installed in a very intricate and detailed pattern.
Chevron – parquet blocks are laid at a 90-degree angle to each other, creating a V-shaped effect.
Random – parquet blocks are placed in random patterns for a more organic look.
Choosing the right parquet pattern for your home
The parquet pattern you choose for your home should be based on the overall style of your space. If you have a traditional home, then a classic parquet pattern like the herringbone or chevron would be a good choice. If you want to add a bit of personality to your space, then the basket weave parquet pattern would be a good option. And if you’re looking for something a little more unique, then the random parquet pattern would be a good choice.
Once you’ve chosen the parquet pattern you want for your home, the next step is to install it. The installation process is relatively simple and can be done by most do-it-yourselfers. However, if you’re not confident in your ability to install the flooring yourself, then it’s best to hire a professional. Some of our contractor may offer this service but not all.