Wood is rich with history! Which you can bring to life in your home. Bookworms might go for beech – after all, the word 'book' derives from the old Germanic word for beech. Music lovers, in turn, might prefer maple or cherry and choose their new floor to match their beloved instruments.
Have you made your choice? The decision for a particular wood type is often based less on logic than on a gut feeling. That's why we would like to invite you on a tour through our woods. We will show you interesting, amusing and fascinating facts about the different wood types in the HARO® range.
Different levels of hardness
Hardness is an important criterion for selecting the right parquet for an application.
Each wood type has a different hardness, which is not given as a single fixed value, but indicated by a hardness range that varies depending on the tree's natural growth.
Wood hardness is measured with the Brinell test, in which a 13/32'' (10 mm) diameter steel ball is pressed into the wood surface with a specified force and for a specified time. The Brinell hardness number (HB) is then calculated from the size of the indentation left in the wood. The harder the wood, the higher the Brinell hardness number.
A wood type with a high hardness level is recommended for rooms with heavy traffic (e.g. with outdoor shoes).
Our sample service is currently only available in the countries Austria und Germany .
Shipping costs to Austria : 8,33 € all-inclusive rate Shipping costs to Germany : 4,76 € all-inclusive rate
Right to withdraw/Withdrawal instructions
When you place an order in our shop as a consumer, you may withdraw from the agreement as follows:
You have the right to revoke this agreement within fourteen days without providing a reason. The withdrawal deadline is fourteen days, beginning on the day on which you or your representative, who is not the carrier, receives the last goods into your possession. In order to exercise your right to withdraw, you must inform us of your decision to revoke this agreement at
by means of a clear, unambiguous statement (e.g. a letter sent by mail, fax or email). You may used the enclosed sample withdrawal form, but it is not mandatory. If you exercise this option, we will send you confirmation of receipt of such withdrawal without delay (e.g. by email). To ensure compliance with the withdrawal deadline, it is sufficient that you send us notification that you will exercise your right to withdraw before the withdrawal deadline.
Consequences of withdrawal If you withdraw from this agreement, we agree to return all of your payments received by us, including shipping costs (with the exception of additional costs arising should you have selected a delivery method than our default, cost-efficient standard delivery) without delay and at the latest within fourteen days, beginning with the day on which we received notification of your withdrawal from the agreement. We will use the same payment method for the refund which you used for the original transaction, unless a different agreement is reached with you; under no circumstance will we charge a fee for this refund. We can refuse the refund until we have received the returned merchandise or until you have provided proof that you have returned the merchandise, whichever happens sooner. You agree to return or hand over the merchandise without delay and at the latest within fourteen days in any case, beginning with the day on which you notify us of your withdrawal from the agreement. The deadline is maintained if you send us the merchandise before expiry of the fourteen day deadline. You shall accept the costs associated with the return shipping of the merchandise.
You are only responsible for any diminished value of the merchandise if this diminished value can be traced back to handling other than what is necessary to ascertain the nature and functioning of the goods.