Tavar is a great story of passion for wood which started in 1950.

A passion that has evolved and become established over time, making Tavar one of the most important companies in the parquet market.
An efficient innovative company that makes the most of the professionalism and long experience of its technical staff, selecting and offering only the best products, so that parquet becomes a choice for life, with secure enduring hold.
A head office in Ravenna, in the heart of Italy, a city that has always had a destiny of artistic and stylistic beauty.
The production department, occupying 100,000 square metres with 22,000 square metres covered, is located here, in addition to workshops, warehouses and showrooms.

Scroll through the years to see the main stages in our history.

Tavar was founded on 8 November 1950.
The new head office in Ravenna was opened.
Expansion of production in South America and Northern Europe.
“Deck”, the parquet for outdoors is launched.
The Teatro alla Scala of Milan is restored.
FSC certification for 100% FSC unfinished parquet.
Compliance with standard BS OHSAS 18001:2007 on the occupational safety management system
Participation in the EdillegnoArredo project which fosters the culture and development of wooden flooring.
The launch of “Table”T”, the first configuration table for parquet floors.
Tavar is getting ready for important new challenges in the world.

“Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work”


for Tavar means
Giving the best expression of the aesthetic and technical value of wood, to create comfortable, human-scale surroundings with exclusive style. For Tavar, the passion for the raw material and the experience of its craftsmen are the basis of an ethical and responsible development of production. Because it is precisely through the quality of the materials around us that it is possible to change the quality of our lives.
for Tavar means
Tavar has always been attentive to the needs of designers and clients, offering them a wide range of choice and the possibility of customising products. Research into raw materials of the highest quality, manufacturing processes that make use of the latest production technology and a global production culture of excellence enable Tavar to offer only the excellence of parquet every day.
for Tavar means
For Tavar, innovation is closely linked with quality: a value best expressed through a heritage of evolving knowledge that can always create something unique and exclusive. A heritage that publicises the prestige of ‘Made in Italy’ in the world and which makes Tavar a standard-setter in the indoor and outdoor parquet floor sector.

We believe in both the tradition and latest developments in parquet.

A personal and refined contemporary vision of lifestyle.
An essential and audacious language, with an experimental approach but at the same time close to the most refined tradition, always linked to the authenticity of the material and the craftsmanship of the production methods.

Perspectives in which to enjoy the beauty and characteristic elegance of wood. Places where colours, surfaces and the power of evocation combine harmoniously and naturally.


A creative, natural approach to interpret tradition and new lifestyles. A selection of wood and finishes for indoor living capable of conveying different expressions of beauty, experiences, taste and character.


Interpreting landscapes and open areas with solid wood floors to obtain comfortable locations everywhere outdoors. Let your inspiration flow from the varied and changing world of nature to create surfaces that are simple but full of character.

Tavar quality has been chosen all over the world.

Tavar’s manufacturing ability and great experience have made this company a standard-setter for important contracts in Italy and abroad. Important projects bear witness to the company’s ability and versatility, both in terms of craftsmanship that can restore historic buildings to their former beauty, and of technological knowledge which makes it possible to work in areas where there is a high flow of people.

Project locations

Japanese Embassy. Rome – Italy
F.lli Branca distillery head office. Milan – Italy
University of Modena and Reggio Emilia. Library. Modena – Italy
Sports arena. Istanbul – Turkey
Dallara Stadium. VIP Areas. Bologna – Italy
Kremlin. Areas of the monumental complex. Moscow – Russia
PalaCattani. Faenza – Italy
New Milan Trade Fair. Auditorium. Milan – Italy
Sports arena. Cesena – Italy

Store / Showroom

Centro Moda Via Tortona. Milan – Italy
Apple Store. Ravenna – Italy
Timberland Showroom. Bologna – Italy
Tod’s Showroom. Sant’Elpidio a Mare – Italy
Valentino Showroom. Milan – Italy


Teatro Alla Scala. Milan – Italy
Promenade. Riccione – Italy
Cattolica Moveable bridge. Gabicce, Rimini – Italy
Sanctuary of Saint Pio of Pietrelcina. S. Giovanni Rotondo – Italy
Municipal Aquarium. Leghorn – Italy
Marco Polo Airport. Venice – Italy
Gallery of Modern and Contemporary Art. Rome – Italy
Capodimonte Museum. Naples – Italy
Port Canal. Walkway. Cesenatico – Italy
Museum Centre. Sassari – Italy
Phi Beach. Olbia – Italy
Sports arena. Urbino – Italy

Hotel / SPA

Il Boscareto Resort & Spa. Serralunga d’Alba, Cuneo – Italy
Hotel Villa Balbi. Sestri Levante, Genoa – Italy
Hotel JW Marriot Resort and SPA. Venice – Italy
Hotel Excelsior. Naples – Italy