Rustic Floor Supply offers Loba Wakol at our Spokane, Washington location. Loba-Wakol is a leading provider of hardwood floor products with a global presence in 40 countries. The company was founded in Germany over 90 years ago and is now based in North Carolina. They offer a full range of products for finishing and protecting wood flooring, and have a strong reputation for high-quality products and expertise in the industry. Loba Germany was originally established in 1922 by Wilhelm Hornung and Dr. Max Fischer, and was originally called “Vereinigte Wachswarenfabriken AG Hornung und Dr. Fischer.” Over the years, the company has undergone several name changes and has simplified its name to its current form.
Wakol is a well-known manufacturer of adhesives, with over 60 years of experience in the industry. In addition to adhesives, Wakol also offers non-chemical options. One of their top products is the PU 280 Moisture Barrier, and the company is known for its commitment to meeting “green” industry standards and ensuring their products are safe for both consumers and contractors.
Loba is known for its high-quality finishes and oils, while Wakol is a leading provider of adhesives including moisture barriers and sausage glue, which are used in the installation of hardwood floors. Both Loba and Wakol offer products that can be used on various floor types, including parquet, cork, and PVC. These products are known for their durability and effectiveness, making them a popular choice among consumers and contractors alike.
Loba Wakol Inspiration Photos
Loba’s Primer is a wood flooring primer that prepares the wood for a finish that can be walked on, helping to prevent burn marks, lap lines, and other issues that can affect the appearance of a wood floor. It is a high-quality product that is easy to apply, with a consistency that allows for rolling or t-bar application. When applied, it has an orange color that dries to a clear finish. Overall, Loba’s Primer is an effective and user-friendly solution for preparing wood floors.
Loba 1 Component Finishes
Loba’s one-component flooring finish is a user-friendly product that offers excellent wearability and produces a professional-looking finish with great durability. It is easy to apply, making it a popular choice among professionals and homeowners alike. One-component finishes are generally simpler to use than multi-component options, making them a convenient choice for a variety of flooring projects.
Loba 2 Component Finishes
Loba’s two component floor finishes are a combination of a finish and a hardener that speeds up the drying process, allowing the finish to be cured in as little as 12 hours. The chemical reaction between the two components makes the finish harder, more resistant to chemical stains, and more durable overall. However, this chemical change also makes the finish slightly more difficult to spread and achieve a perfect finish. These features make two component floor finishes a good choice for areas that require extra protection and durability. The fast drying and curing process of these finishes make them a convenient choice for flooring projects that need to be completed quickly.
Loba Mixing Fillers
Easyfill Pro is a versatile mixing filler, also known as wood dough, that is easy to use and can be matched to any flooring. It is trowelable and can be applied by mixing dust into the liquid to create a thin paste. Once applied, Easyfill Pro is stainable and sandable, making it a convenient choice for a wide range of floor repair and maintenance projects. This filler is particularly useful for filling gaps, dents, and other imperfections in wood floors, and its versatility makes it a go-to choice for professionals and homeowners alike.
Loba Moisture Barriers
Loba’s substrate primers are an excellent choice for projects involving the installation of wood flooring, whether engineered or solid. These primers make it possible to lay wood on a variety of substrates without worrying about moisture content, and can be used on both concrete and wood surfaces. They help to ensure a successful and long-lasting installation, providing added peace of mind if you are unsure about the suitability of your floor substrate. Whether you are a professional contractor or a homeowner, Loba’s substrate primers are a reliable and effective choice for wood flooring installation projects.
Loba Adhesive & Glue
Loba’s range of glues is highly regarded for its quality and versatility. While not all of the company’s glue products are listed, the most popular ones at the shop are known for their suitability for different wood widths, reasonable prices, and availability. Choosing the right glue for a job is made easy by the fact that the shop only stocks a few types of glue, but these are capable of handling a variety of applications. It is important to follow the trowel recommendations on the glue bucket labels to ensure proper application and achieve the best results. Overall, Loba’s glues are a reliable and effective choice for a wide range of wood flooring projects.