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Antique Pine

Heart Pine Flooring

Heart Pine Flooring

 

Heart pine is wood that comes from the center (heart) of the pine tree. Heart pine is a little harder than the sapwood, which makes it ideal for flooring. It is still considered a softwood, however, and that is why it is important that you understand that it may get dents and dings in it due to normal wear and tear. If your home is more formally styled, then you may not like the look of theheart pines, because it tends to be more casual styled.

Wood Flooring & Acclimation Once your wood flooring is ordered you will be given a delivery date. Be sure that on the date of delivery you have an area in your new home or room where you can safely store your wood planks. When your wood is delivered it CANNOT be installed immediately. It must go through a process called ACCLIMATION. This is the process of allowing a wood floor’s moisture content to equilibrate (reach equilibrium) with its surrounding environment. NOTE: Wood flooring installation is usually one of the last jobs of.
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Antique Heart Pine Flooring with White Stain

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Long length antique heart pine flooring graces this beautiful, 100 year old  Connecticut lake house. The white stained flooring accentuates the sun-filled beauty of this lovely home.