Showcasing a reddish-brown pigment with prominent growth rings and a slightly lighter sapwood, Douglas fir is a beautiful wood flooring option. Douglas fir floors have a predominantly clear vertical grain (CVG), but the grain pattern can also be wavy or spiral-shaped. Mixed grain antique Douglas fir plank flooring is unique, and the previous nail holes and millwork serve as a great reminder that this wood flooring is a rich piece of history and a one-of-a-kind feature in your home or business.Douglas fir was a popular wood floor in turn-of-the-century mission style homes for both the living room and working quarters. These high quality hardwood floors offer versatility and pair well with any interior design application, both in homes and commercial spaces. Douglas fir floors are truly timeless, so you can be confident in your investment.
Today, Douglas fir is reclaimed from old factories and warehouses in the form of large beams and dimensional lumber. Harvested in the Pacific Northwest and British Columbia, the Douglas tree species can be utilized in many types of spaces. Although considered a softwood, Doug fir flooring offers durability and a solid Janka rating. It’s a trusted wood for structural timbers, furniture making and hardwood floors. Kiln dried antique Douglas fir lumber is also resistant to mold and insect damage, minimizing potential harm to your hardwood floors.
Your hardwood flooring options at Elmwood are second to none: we only offer the highest quality wood species and materials. A solid wood flooring investment will enhance interior design and the resale value of both home and commercial spaces.
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