Original surface rustic heart pine has textured saw teeth marks, nail holes, sound knots and timeworn character. Deep, rich browns in the heartwood with amber undertones make this wood a stunning choice. Rustic heart pine flooring is one of our most popular choices at Elmwood Reclaimed Timber because pine is the heaviest and hardest softwood in the world.Sourced from Eastern white pine trees, Yellow pine trees and Longleaf pine trees, rustic heart pine offers tight grain and vertical grain patterns that are rare in other wood species. Growth rings, patina and old growth patterns are abundant on this reclaimed wood.
During the industrial revolution, heart pine was sourced from old buildings and frequently used for construction and dock pilings. Because of the durability of rustic heart pine, this wood species can be used for countertops, furniture and, of course, hardwood floors. New heart pine is not as hard as red oak or hickory, but it is just as reliable.
Each square foot of wide plank wood flooring can be customized, making this antique reclaimed heart pine a homeowner’s dream. Choose from Rustic or Antique wood paneling or different width patterns that would pair best with your home style. Elmwood Reclaimed Timber hardwood flooring experts are always here to help you select the wood floor that will fit best in your home. Every wide plank flooring option differs in pricing from the next, so please reach out for any questions you have!