Amazines Free Article Archive - Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Read about the most recent changes and happenings at
Log into your account or register as a new author. Start submitting your articles right now!
Search our database for articles.
Subscribe to receive articles emailed straight to your email account. You may choose multiple categories.
View our newest articles submitted by our authors.
View our most top rated articles rated by our visitors.
* Please note that this is NOT the ARTICLE manager
Add a new EZINE, or manage your EZINE submission.
Add fresh, free web content to your site such as newest articles, web tools, and quotes with a single piece of code!
Home What's New? Submit/Manage Articles Latest Posts Top Rated Article Search
Subscriptions Manage Ezines
 Article Archive
 Advertising (133418)
 Advice (161141)
 Affiliate Programs (34751)
 Art and Culture (73737)
 Automotive (145654)
 Blogs (75198)
 Boating (9843)
 Books (17221)
 Buddhism (4128)
 Business (1328962)
 Business News (426365)
 Business Opportunities (366330)
 Camping (10967)
 Career (72752)
 Christianity (15847)
 Collecting (11638)
 Communication (115068)
 Computers (241945)
 Construction (38924)
 Consumer (49684)
 Cooking (17066)
 Copywriting (6634)
 Crafts (18205)
 Cuisine (7543)
 Current Affairs (20417)
 Dating (45881)
 EBooks (19691)
 E-Commerce (48222)
 Education (185288)
 Electronics (83503)
 Email (6407)
 Entertainment (159837)
 Environment (28929)
 Ezine (3039)
 Ezine Publishing (5449)
 Ezine Sites (1550)
 Family & Parenting (110922)
 Fashion & Cosmetics (196423)
 Female Entrepreneurs (11845)
 Feng Shui (131)
 Finance & Investment (310450)
 Fitness (106330)
 Food & Beverages (62909)
 Free Web Resources (7939)
 Gambling (30220)
 Gardening (25143)
 Government (10530)
 Health (629696)
 Hinduism (2206)
 Hobbies (44054)
 Home Business (91574)
 Home Improvement (251133)
 Home Repair (46168)
 Humor (4834)
 Import - Export (5453)
 Insurance (45106)
 Interior Design (29581)
 International Property (3485)
 Internet (191001)
 Internet Marketing (146454)
 Investment (22837)
 Islam (1167)
 Judaism (1356)
 Law (80478)
 Link Popularity (4595)
 Manufacturing (20852)
 Marketing (98962)
 MLM (14136)
 Motivation (18218)
 Music (27013)
 New to the Internet (9495)
 Non-Profit Organizations (4048)
 Online Shopping (129629)
 Organizing (7803)
 Party Ideas (11852)
 Pets (38068)
 Poetry (2234)
 Press Release (12682)
 Public Speaking (5635)
 Publishing (7526)
 Quotes (2407)
 Real Estate (126636)
 Recreation & Leisure (95385)
 Relationships (87666)
 Research (16165)
 Sales (80334)
 Science & Technology (110255)
 Search Engines (23486)
 Self Improvement (153216)
 Seniors (6235)
 Sexuality (35947)
 Small Business (49293)
 Software (83013)
 Spiritual (23474)
 Sports (116105)
 Tax (7659)
 Telecommuting (34066)
 Travel & Tourism (307827)
 UK Property Investment (3121)
 Video Games (13427)
 Web Traffic (11739)
 Website Design (56838)
 Website Promotion (36587)
 World News (1000+)
 Writing (35788)
Author Spotlight

I'm Ellisen, nice to meet you! Obviously you're here because you want to know who I am. Wel...more

My Name is Anish Sah, I am an Internet Marketing and SEO Expert, Social Media Guru and young Entrepr...more

I love to research products and write reviews only high-quality useful products. ...more

I am the Founder Director of, India’s First Financial Helpline and am an expert on Per...more

Former English Teacher; Musician (20+ years); Freelance Writer ...more

Versatile Cork Flooring - Ideal Solutions For Eco-Friendly Homes by Vikram kumar

Article Author Biography
Versatile Cork Flooring - Ideal Solutions For Eco-Friendly Homes by
Article Posted: 05/11/2013
Article Views: 95
Articles Written: 11146
Word Count: 530
Article Votes: 0
AddThis Social Bookmark Button

Versatile Cork Flooring - Ideal Solutions For Eco-Friendly Homes

Home Business
One of the most eco-friendly flooring that is available in the market today is made from cork that is taken from the bark of the cork tree. It is a sustainable and renewable resource. Cork is eco-friendly and a sustainable and renewable resource. The cellular structure of cork creates a cushioned effect when you step on the surface. The many honeycomb shaped cells are packed tightly together and filled with air which compresses and then expands when you walk on this material. It provides a natural shock absorbing feel to the floor. Granite and marble are hard surfaces which do not give you this same impact when you walk on them.

The other advantage of cork is that it has insulating properties which keep the floors warm in winter. Cork is also easy to maintain as it can be cleaned regularly. It does not give rise to allergens and does not house mites or collect dander etc. Many homeowners prefer to use this type of cork flooring over carpets or other types of materials. This product can be used for children’s rooms, kitchens and basements. Many Fitness Studios and Yoga Centers use this type of product as it provides the utility, comfort and warmth when people are exercising.

Cork glue down tiles are easy to lay and do not require much maintenance. This environmentally friendly product is proving to be an excellent alternative to other materials. Cork oaks are available in Europe and Asia and have the natural ability to shed its bark. This enables trees to survive fire as it develops a natural deviation in such situations. Each tree has an average lifespan of 200 years and can be harvested at least 20 times.

Cork is primarily used in the production of wine bottle stoppers. The barks of trees are stripped for this purpose. The shavings and remaining bits are then pulverized and used to make cork floating floors, cork glue-down tiles which can be used for walls and floors. It is burn-resistant, anti-microbial and insect-resistant. Cork is creating quite a stir in the market due to its various benefits. Not only is it affordable and durable but proves to be versatile and easy to maintain. Since cork does not heat up in sunlight, the temperature remains constant even in summer. If you live on the top floors, it is advisable to use cork products. The footsteps are muffled and do not disturb the people living downstairs with their warm, comfortable, sound reducing product. offers cork products that has been tested and certified by European and North American quality control companies. The adhesives and binders used are formaldehyde-free. The advantage with purchasing their products is that they offer maximum discounts to their clients as distributors. They also offer lower shipping fees. The system used is the famous UNICLIC floating floor that many people prefer to implement as a DIY project. It is always advisable to source out good products from distributors who deal directly with manufacturers and offer the lowest discounted rates.

Resource box:

Contact Corkfloorsales for all your Flooring and Tile requirements. You will be assured of prompt delivery at the lowest prices.

Related Articles - Flooring, Tile,

Email this Article to a Friend!

Receive Articles like this one direct to your email box!
Subscribe for free today!

 Rate This Article  
Completely useless, should be removed from directory.
Minimal useful information.
Decent and informative.
Great article, very informative and helpful.
A 'Must Read'.


Do you Agree or Disagree? Have a Comment? POST IT!

 Reader Opinions 
Submit your comments and they will be posted here.
Make this comment or to the Author only:
*Your email will NOT be posted. This is for administrative purposes only.
Comments: *Your Comments WILL be posted to the AUTHOR ONLY if you select PRIVATE and to this PUBLIC PAGE if you select PUBLIC, so write accordingly.
Please enter the code in the image:

 Author Login 
Register for Author Account


Advertiser Login


   Limited Time $60 Offer!
   90  Days-1.5 Million Views  


Great Paranormal Romance


Steve Bye is currently a fiction writer, who published his first novel, ‘Looking Forward Through The...more

At LeadGenerators, we specialise in content-led Online Marketing Strategies for our clients in the t...more

I have been involved in nutrition and weight management for over 12 years and I like to share my kn...more

Stevert Mckenzie, Travel Enthusiast. ...more

Demonstrated exceptional leadership in the government and private sector at an executive level. Skil...more

Jason Ng has a huge passion for the health and fitness industry as he strongly believes that having ...more

Susan Friesen, founder of the award-winning web development and digital marketing firm eVision Media...more

I am not a writer nor am I trying to become a writer. I am an average person with average intelligen...more

Author of four books and two screenplays; frequent magazine contributor. I have four other books "in...more

Rev Bresciani is the author of two Christian books. One book is an important and concisely written b...more

HomeLinksAbout UsContact UsTerms of UsePrivacy PolicyFAQResources
Copyright © 2020, All rights reserved.
Some pages may contain portions of text relating to certain topics obtained from under the GNU FDL license