The Chateau Collection antique hard-wax oiled floors are manufactured to reminisce the styles found in Europe centuries ago. The Chateau Collection recreates the same time worn look that showcases the natural character and longevity of a hardwood floor with natural changing grain patterns that exemplify vintage artistic design. The free forming elements of natural wood are what give The Chateau Collection floors it’s wonderfully worn character and exceptional beauty. The wood has straight, long grains from trees cut from large stands, and it’s texture is course and characterized by large open pores. It is wood that is harvested in the northeastern areas of the species distribution zone which is denser and tougher while the wood taken from the central regions tend to be straighter and more uniform. The Chateau Collection styles include: Antique white, Kasteel, Lyon, Montserrat, Natural, Old Dutch, St. Moritz, White Oiled, Windsor, and Yves, each has it’s own distinctive look so be sure to take a look at each one to find the style that suits your lifestyle.
The Chateau Collection features hand scrapped or chiseled edge smooth faces and can be installed with a variety of methods ranging from glue down, nail down, stapled or floating installations and work wonderfully with radiant heated flooring systems. The Chateau Collection has a lifetime structural warranty with a 25-year residential, 3-year commercial finish warranty for years of stress-free beauty. The quality Engineered panels are 5/8″ (15mm) thick with a Top Layer of 1/6″(4mm) thick and available in widths including 7-7/16″(189 mm), 10-1/4″(260 mm), and 12″(305mm) and all are 72″ long. Custom Sizes are of course, available by request, as well as Value engineered, Duofloor, Wide Duofloor, and Super Duofloor constructions.
DuChateau Chateau Collection Hardwood Flooring is a great example of the highest quality hardwood flooring products that is possible due to its use of natural methods like Hard Wax oil finishing, distressing, hand sculpting and hand scraping, brushing, smoking and carbonization. All these techniques combine to create a superior authentic vintage-looking floor.
DuChateau Chateau Collection creates wood flooring meticulously crafting techniques and styles following the old world traditions offering the same look of a solid floor with the benefit of quality construction and stability. When DuChateau floors are installed they are indistinguishable from solid hardwood floors used in Europe for centuries.
Engineered floors use the same wear layer as solid hardwood flooring and wood from a different species for the substrate, helping to conserve important natural resources, using a quarter of the trees of solid hardwood and incorporating other species that are easily renewable. As a major proponent of sustainability, DuChateau is committed to the environment and ensuring its future. DuChateau wood products are certified by the Forest Stewardship Council® Chain of Custody Standard (FSC®). Also a proud member of the U.S. Green Building Council, all DuChateau wood products contribute to LEED credits.Today, DuChateau is appreciated by some of the most well-respected brands, including The Ritz-Carlton, Saks Fifth Avenue, Trump Properties, Augusta National Golf Club, Ian Schrager hotels, and Whole Foods .
As you can tell, the DuChateau hardwood floor line is one that you really should consult with the flooring experts at American Carpet Wholesalers of Georgia about. These floors are available to view at the ACWG online gallery and when you find the styles you would like to discuss, call 1 (800) 548-2706. American Carpet Wholesalers expert staff can ensure you get the best flooring at the best price available when you call.