FAQ’s

Most frequently asked questions

To do so, use a tape measure to determine the room’s length and width. Then multiply the length by the width to get your square footage. For instance, if the room is 12 feet wide and 12 feet long, you will need enough flooring for 144 square feet (12×12=144).

While some people do use very heavily diluted bleach to mop wooden flooring and laminate floors, you should never do this unless the manufacturer of your flooring explicitly states it is safe to do so. Using bleach cleaners on floors that are not bleach-safe can cause irreparable damage, even if it is diluted.

Depending on the type of floor you have, there may still be laminate flooring water damage. Occasional spills should be nothing to worry about. But if your floor is submerged or stays in contact with water long enough, it can swell and break down. Water damaged boards can’t be fixed, but they can be replaced.

Laminate flooring offers home owners the look of real wood at a more affordable price. Most laminate is also more durable than wood, better at resisting dents and scratches. In addition, laminate can be installed in rooms of the house where hardwood floors are not an option, such as in a bathroom or basement. Not all laminate flooring is 100% water resistant. Check with the manufacturer with specifications on water resistance.

  • From the house of “ROYALE TOUCHE” a leader and pioneer in the high pressure laminate industry in India.
  • 4O years of TRUST & recognition for supply of the highest quality products and the most dependable service and commitment.
  • Made in Germany
  • One of the largest laminate floor manufacturing in the world.
  • ISOWAXX technology used to prevent moisture absorption at the edges of the flooring.
  • Patented liquid layer technology for a far superior, stable and sustainable product.
  • More than 50% synchronized textures for a very real feel of wood and nature.
  • EU patent 1415056 – Megaloc laying system for an adhesive free easy installation.
  • Variable plank sizes to meet the needs of every room.
  • 100% matching for the skirting profile manufactured in Germany.
  • Anti-static & stain resistant floors for a clean & dust free surface.

Stay Safe, Stay Healthy!!!
Our HDF boards are made under the most stringent European emission standards
El norms (i.e. less than 3mg of Formaldehyde gas released for every 100gm of the resin / glue) while other products have lower manufacturing standards of E2 (i.e. Less than 9mg /100gm)
E1 standard are amongst the safest health norms in the world.

  • Low-maintenance, durable flooring solutions
  • Tough, hard-wearing floors
  • Safety through flame resistant property
  • No spot on beauty through resistance to cigarette burns
  • Non-fading floors for generations
  • Load and impact-resistant,rugged floors
  • Abrasion-resistant long-term floors
  • Produced from natural, sustainable raw materials
  • Comfortable for your feet
  • Best suited for installation over subfloor heating
  • Clean floors for years through stain-resistant property
  • Anti-static floors for dust-free environment
  • Only AC4 & AC5 products with the highest abrasion ratings.

Natural and close to nature

With Pavimento laminated wooden floors, keep the floors of your home as close to nature as possible. They are made from fresh wood procured through the process of ecological forest thinning operations, which primarily forms the high-density core of our panels. Along with a solid consistency of 80-85% of natural high-density fiber wood, Pavimento laminate has no traces of harmful substances that pose any threat to you or your loved ones. If you are allergic to dust, then you should go for Pavimento laminated wooden floors. They are free from halogen, chloride, PVC, PCB or diode refuse. When you feel like upgrading your interiors, disposing off laminated wooden floors is as simple as any other domestic refuse without posing any health or environmental hazard.

Move over traditional flooring choices

If you’ve still not made up your mind on which flooring option to go with, the qualities that laminate flooring offer will make your decision easier. Laminate flooring is usually harder and tougher, offering high load capacity. Pavimento flooring laminates are made of good quality wood along with other highly refined materials. Hence, they are multi-purpose, affordable and require less maintenance than other flooring choices. The large format panels make it easier to install in a cost effective manner.

Save time and efforts with easy installation

Using sticky adhesives is a thing of the past. Pavimento laminates come with the new adhesive-free ‘Megaloc’ installation locking system; which means, you don’t need to work with adhesives to get the perfect finish. It can be installed even without a toolbox, with just the use of a hammer and a simple tapping block. You can install the Pavimento laminates on all dry subfloors and suitable underlays without much hassle. When you feel the need to reinstall, dislodge or reuse it, you can do so without any trouble.

Put your heart and money at the right place

With Pavimento laminates, it is rnmore than just superior flooring solutions. When you choose Pavimento laminates, you choose superiority in comfort, design, ruggedness and status as well. One decision- a lifetime of affordable comfort without having to compromise on your lifestyle!

Check the durability of your laminate flooring

While choosing the right laminate floor for your home or office, you need to have a thorough understanding of the level of durability you will require. You can determine that through the industry certified AC Ratings. Our product details carry the AC Ratings for each product.

Understanding AC Ratings:

AC4 = Flooring choice for residential areas, small shops and offices with moderately intense traffic. Mostly used in commercial applications.

AC5 – Durable flooring for high-traffic commercial areas. Mostly suitable for office buildings, department stores, shopping centers etc.

A proper knowledge of AC Rating will help you make the right flooring choice for your particular project. When you are clear about the physical characteristics of the flooring laminates, you can focus on the practicality and beauty aspects. The best part is that Pavimento laminate flooring offers you all the benefits along with beautiful options in affordable price ranges. Pavimento only offers the higher class AC4 & AC5 products. We do not offer AC3 products in our range in order to give our customers only the best in abrasion resistance technology that is available.

Panel Construction

A. The top surface is practically abrasion-proof and hard-wearing. It consists of a resistant protective overlay film which is fused with an attractive resinated decorative film.
B. Then comes the supportive core which is formed of extremely dense HDF fiber board (HDF, E71).
C. The high structural stability is ensured and preserved by a dampness impeding stabilization film which is placed on the undersurface.
D. In order to minimize ambient noise and other sounds like footsteps, selected floorings are fitted with an additional sound design underlay.

Dos

. Clean the laminate floor by vacuuming or with broom to remove loose dirt and dust.

. Wipe liquid spills like tea or coffee immediately with a cloth.

. ‘When you need heavier cleaning, use special laminate flooring cleaner. You can also use a mixture of household vinegar and water (1 cup vinegar to 1 gallon warm water) or else, household ammonia and water (1/2 cup ammonia to 1 gallon warm water).

. For bad, deep stains; use acetone or denatured alcohol with a soft cloth. It will spare your floor from bleaching and other damages. You can also use a pinch of nail polish remover as a substitute as it contains acetone.

* Avoid excessive wear and damage by using door mats and rugs outside room entrances and in front of kitchen sink and refrigerator. It will help in keeping dirt and grit off your floor and result in protection from high traffic as well.

. On the legs of chairs and tables, choose to use protective felt pads. Rubber wheels instead of plastic casters on chairs save your floor from wear and tear. Always lift heavy objects rather than sliding them on the floor.

. You can move heavy furniture and appliances across the floor by putting them over trolleys with wheels.

. In case of minor damages to the laminate plank or tile, you can get it repaired with laminate finishing putty. If the damage is larger than of an inch, it is advisable to call our team to assess the damage and suggest suitable solution.

Don’ts

. Wipe away the water spills immediately. Do not let it stand for long time.

+ Avoid waxing or refinishing the laminate floor.

* While cleaning the floor, do not use soap, detergent-based cleaners, wax-based products, any type of polish, bleach, or oil. They will ruin your floors by leaving a dull, filmy residue.

. If things like gum or candle wax stick to your floor, the best way to get rid of it is by letting it harden completely first. You can then scrape it off gently with a plastic scraper. Do not try to scrape them off immediately. The leftover residue can be cleaned with a special Laminate flooring cleaner and a rag.

Water makes the planks swell. Please avoid laminate flooring in places which are wet most of the times.

If you really like it, you can have laminate flooring in your kitchen. However, you need to follow specific guidelines like choosing a laminated flooring of high wear resistance of minimum Class32/AC4. Liquid spills need to be wiped off immediately with proper care.

It is fairly easy to clean laminated flooring. Avoid using liquid cleaners like phenyl or detergents. In case you need to clean your laminate floor, use slightly damp but well wrung out cloth. For extra tough stains, acetone can be used to clean the stain & then the surface needs to be wiped with a clean damp cloth.

If you install the planks in the same direction as the main light source in the room, it will bring out the best results in all ways.

In combination with water floor heating, laminated flooring can be installed and used in a good manner. However, there are certain conditions to do that. Make sure that the warm water tubes are at least 3 cm underneath the surface. Also, the water in the tubes must not exceed the temperature of 28°C. Avoid high temperature variations (plus and minus) while switching on/ off the under-floor heating. Make sure you follow the guidance of your under-floor heating installer.

Yes, they definitely are. Gluing them on the stair is recommended. Or you can also install the floors on commercial plywood and finish with a stair nose.

Laminated floors are not scratch proof. However, they do come with different scratch resistance levels (AC3 to Ac5). You can choose the right laminate flooring as per the nature of expected use and conditions. While a high heel shoe or soft rubber wheels don’t affect laminate floors, care should be taken with sharp objects, furniture legs, wheels etc. Use felt or plastic caps. Place a good quality doormat at the entrance to avoid sand and grit on the floor.

No, laminated floors are absolutely environment friendly. European standards are followed while using chemical ingredients, making sure the laminate floors do not pose any threat to health.

You can place heavy objects like water beds, clothing cupboards etc.

Avoid using liquid cleaners like phenyl or detergents. In case you need to clean your laminate floor, use slightly damp but well wrung out cloth along with Classen cleaner.

Yes, it can be done. However, make sure no locks are damaged during the process.

Yes, planks can be replaced by dismantling from any one side to the point of damage.

Yes, wooden flooring is a popular and practical choice for many areas of a house due to its durability, versatility, and affordability. Here are several reasons why laminate can be a good option for various applications in a house. Laminate flooring is typically more affordable than solid hardwood, engineered wood, or natural stone flooring options. It provides a cost-effective way to achieve the look of more expensive materials without exceeding your budget.

Select flooring materials that are suitable for your specific needs and the environment in which they will be installed. Different materials require different installation methods. Allow the flooring material to acclimate to the room’s temperature and humidity levels for the recommended time before installation. This helps prevent issues such as warping or buckling. Ensure that the subfloor is clean, level, and dry. Remove any existing flooring materials, repair any damage, and address any unevenness in the subfloor. Always adhere to the manufacturer’s installation guidelines. These guidelines provide specific instructions for preparing the subfloor, laying the flooring, and maintaining the warranty. 

Wood flooring is often considered more visually appealing and timeless. It adds a warm, natural, and elegant look to a space, enhancing the overall aesthetics. Wood flooring also comes in a variety of species, colors, and finishes to suit different design preferences. Wood flooring is far easier to keep clean than carpet, especially if you have pets or children, as spills can be quickly wiped away where a stain would normally form, and dirt and dust can be easily swept up instead of the tiresome task of hoovering or scrubbing at a carpet. While carpets may need to be replaced every 10-15 years, well-maintained wood flooring can last for generations. Hardwood floors can be refinished to restore their appearance, extending their lifespan. Wood floors are cooler underfoot, making them more comfortable in warm climates. Carpets can trap heat, making them warmer but less ideal in hot weather.

Wood flooring finishes not only enhance the appearance of the wood but also provide protection against wear, moisture, and stains. There are several types of finishes available for wood flooring like natural wood texture, Matt oak, Equisite Herringbone, Synchronised Patters for many wood species. The mentioned flooring categories are available with Royale Touche wooden floors.

Yes, dark wood floors have been popular in interior design, and their popularity continues in various design styles. Dark wood floors can add a sense of sophistication, drama, and richness to a space. They often create a striking contrast with lighter walls and furnishings, making them a focal point in the room. Royale Touche Wooden floors also have much options with dark shades of flooring.