Area Wise Explanation Of Best Quality Plywood For Home Interiors
It is not uncommon to use plywood as an interior decoration material because it is lightweight and highly flexible. Creating a stylish and refined home interior on a budget can be made easier with plywood. Ceilings, walls, furniture are all being covered with plywood these days.
Thus, choosing the best plywood for home interiors has become imperative due to the increasing recognition and incredible popularity of plywood.
On that note, let’s dive straight into the matter and explore the different kinds of plywood that will suit different areas of your abode.
Best Quality Plywood For The Kitchen –
“The kitchen is the heart of every home, for the most part. It evokes memories of your family history. ” ~ Debi Mazar
The presence of combustible materials in kitchens, such as wooden cabinets and plastic bottles, is inevitable. There is also the issue of frequent water spills on kitchen furniture. Avoid food stains by picking plywood in darker shades of brown.
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Austin Gold (Boiling Water Proof plywood) – 100% water-proof, these best quality plywoods are ideal for cabinets near the stove, where water spills and splashes are common.
Austin Defender (Fire Retardant Plywood) – Fires hazards typically originate in the kitchen, where heat, electricity, water, and grease combine. The low flammability, slow combustion rate, and delayed flame penetration time (by 50 minutes) facilitate the emergency responders to evacuate the victims and control the fire. Moreover, Austin Defender is just as effective at battling borer and termite infestations as fighting fires.
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Best Quality Plywood For The Bedroom
“Of all the rooms in your house, your bedroom is yours.” ~ Dorothy Draper.
It is undeniably the place we retreat to, after an exhausting day, to retire to our beds. Apart from reflecting your definition of comfort, your bedroom should bring you peace, luxury, and security. Ensure that the plywood used in the base of the bed frame has a minimum thickness of 19 mm. If possible, thicker plywood is preferred. This minimum thickness is essential to allow the bed to support the weight of the mattress and the occupant.
Austin Gold ( Boiling Water Proof plywood) – Treated with marine grade resins and perfectly bonded to withstand the constant shifting of wet and dry conditions, Austin Gold is the most versatile marine plywood available. Our BWP Plywood (Boiling Water Proof) can withstand boiling water for 200 hours without showing any sign of damage. Austin Gold is IS 710 certified.
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Best Quality Plywood For The Living Room
“The living room should be a place where we feel totally at ease – temple of the soul.” ~ Terence Conran.
Having a living room in your house with an inviting vibe so that you can wind down with friends and family after a long day at work or make memories with guests on weekends is essential. Therefore, your sofas, couches, and centre tables must be made of the best quality plywood. Furniture in this room doesn’t need to be as heat or water-resistant as those in your kitchen and bathroom.
Lincoln MR plywood: Austin’s Lincoln MR plywood conforms to IS303 specifications of The Indian Standard laid by the Bureau of Indian Standard. Also known as commercial ply by local vendors, MR (Moisture Resistant) plywood offers good moisture resistance, making it an ideal material for damp and humid conditions of tropical areas. However, a branded IS 303 marked MR plywood like ours may not be affected by cold water contact for up to 24 hours. Edge banding and lamination can extend the life of the MR plywood.
Best Quality Plywood For The Restroom
Flooring, cabinets, and any other bathroom structures are regularly exposed to high amounts of moisture and water for extended periods. If you’re considering plywood for bathroom flooring, make sure it’s water-resistant and thick enough to support water-filled bathtubs and other fixtures.
Austin Gold (Boiling Water Proof plywood) – The plywood comprises knot-free sheets that prevent water pockets from forming within the structure. Thus, the best quality plywood will not swell on exposure to moisture/water.
Austin Platinum Plus Plywood: Despite the high moisture content in the bathroom environment, this Termite Proof Plywood does not support warping, twisting, and cracking. Moreover, it is chemically treated to achieve termite-proof properties, an essential feature for areas like bathrooms where you cannot help water from seeping in.
It is always better to invest once in something of good quality than spend the rest of your life repairing and modifying it.
Thanks for reading our blog on the best plywood for home interiors. We hope it has given you valuable insights into our range of plywood, its features, and specialities. Furthermore, you’ll be able to prevent frequent repairs if you know what to look for.