Your floors: How to know when it's time for cork
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Over the last 20 or so years there's been a resurgence in the popularity of cork floors. improvements and innovations from the cork industry are driving this popularity and the cork floors available today are of better quality and lower cost than ever.
Cork flooring is made from the bark of the cork oak tree, Quercus suber. Cork trees grow in Portugal, Spain, France, Morocco and Tunisia. Groves of cork oak preserve native habitat and prevent desertification.
Cork is an infinitely renewable material and its natural, antimicrobial properties make it an ideal flooring choice.