PARQUET IN BRICCOLA OF VENICE
Emotion. History. Venice
The term "Briccola" identify the oak poles planted on the seabed useful to indicate to the Venetians the navigable route and allow the moorings. The have been simbolising the lagoon landscape for over five hundred years.
The Briccole have an adventurous life as they were born and grow in the European oaks forests and then spent a decade into the lagoon of Venice. Periodically, the Water Authority shall order their replacement because of the corrosion tides. Some marine mollusks called "shipworm" find their natural habitat in this poles. They feed on the wood creating original shapes of orifices and holes that become the peculiarity of this product once worked.
Our goal is to continue the life of this wood in your home in the form of unique panels and floors. Surfaces imbued with history, magic atmosphere, sunrises and sunsets of which the wood is "impregnated" over the years into one of the most beautiful cities of the world. Thanks to our experience and the craftsmanship the Briccola is carefully cleaned, stripped of nails, cut and dried as much as possible while preserving the uniqueness of each piece in line with our corporate philosophy focused on research of recovered materials to protect the environment.
OUR BRICCOLA IS NOT POLLUTED BY DANGEROUS SUBSTANCES:
Laboratory test confirm that wood is free of heavy metals (copper, chromium and arsenic salts), hexavalent chromium salts, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, tar oils, CREOSOTE phenolic compounds and polychlorinated biphenyls .
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✓ 3 layered maxi floor boards of big dimensions (up to 3,2 mt)
✓ Maximum stability
✓ It can be polished again through the years
✓ Ideal for under floor heating
✓ Customizable with brushing (light, medium or strong), hand-planing, saw-toothing
✓ Customizable with the required color
✓ Glue without pentachlorophenol and formaldehyde