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Introducing All-New Herringbone Vinyl Flooring

February 5, 2020 Published by

The Wishbone Luxury Vinyl Collection’s classic herringbone motif brings the perfect blend of drama and visual depths. The lush texture combined with sophisticated style push the boundary of vinyl flooring – a real masterpiece in any space. Ultra realistic looks with matte finishes and painted bevels. High-density core delivers enhanced dimensional stability, outstanding indentation resistance,… Read More

Environmental Certifications and What They Mean

November 4, 2015 Published by Leave a comment
Post Categories: Environmental

In 2000, the European Panel Industry set forward a series of standards regulating the amount of free formaldehyde an HDF, MDF or plywood panel can off-gas. In order to qualify for the standard, manufactures must submit samples of the panels they produce to independent laboratories. These laboratories put the panel samples in a chamber and… Read More

Formaldehyde and VOC

November 4, 2015 Published by Leave a comment
Post Categories: Environmental

What is Formaldehyde? Formaldehyde is an organic chemical commonly used in many applications – from industrial disinfectants to certain kinds of fabric. Formaldehyde is also commonly found in the adhesives used to make engineered and laminate flooring. These adhesives will off- gas trace amounts of free formaldehyde into the air in decreasing concentrations over time…. Read More

Whom do you trust?

November 4, 2015 Published by Leave a comment
Post Categories: Trade SecretsEnvironmental

Like most of you, we were surprised and disappointed to learn of the apparent deception employed by Volkswagen® of Germany. In an effort to pass US emissions tests, the automaker allegedly rigged the testing software to ensure that their automobiles registered lower pollution levels than what was actually the case. We wonder, if a major… Read More

Letter from President

October 15, 2015 Published by Leave a comment
Post Categories: Editor's PickEnvironmental

In response to the recent formaldehyde emission concerns pertaining to overseas manufactured laminate floors, Trevor, the president of Twelve Oaks™, has assured consumers that our laminate products have passed all of the industry’s environmental requirements — E1, CARB, and FloorScore.

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Eastern and Central Canada

Unit 2, 201 Whitehall Drive
Markham, ON, L3R 9Y3

Get Directions Tel: 905-475-0938

Tel: 905-475-0938

Toll Free: 1-855-212-OAKS

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Fax: 905-475-9913

Fax: 905-475-9913

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Mon to Fri, 9:00am-5:30pm EST
Closed on weekends and holidays

Western Canada

Unit 140, 10450 – 50 Street SE.
Calgary, AB, T2C 5P8

Get Directions Tel: 587-316-5150

Tel: 587-316-5150

Toll Free: 1-888-316-5140

Toll Free: 1-888-316-5140

Fax: 587-316-5199

Fax: 587-316-5199

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Closed on weekends and holidays

USA

3001 Woodbridge Avenue, Unit A1
Edison, NJ, USA, 08837

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(Warehouse opens 8:30am-5:00pm)
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