Red Oak

RED OAK

One of our other popular hardwood flooring choices, red oak provides a durability and distinctive look.

Species Notes

Color:

Yellow after cutting, but turns turns dark pinkish tan to warm reddish brown within weeks due to resin content.

Finish Options:

Timberline partners with a local company to offer custom staining to meet the look you’re trying achieve. This includes color-matching pre-existing floors.

Installation

Nail, Glue, or Float

This flooring is not intended for below-grade or radiant heat applications.

Maintenance

Sweep and/or vacuum the floor as often as possible.

Never wet-mop a floor.

Only use cleaners that are recommended by major wood floor finish or wood floor manufacturers.

Use walkoff mats and area rugs at all doorways.

Put floor protectors on the bottom of all furniture and anything else that might rub on the wood floor.

Wipe up all spills immediately.

Keep pet nails trimmed.

Consider using runners/area rugs in high-traffic areas.

Keep your home at normal living conditions for your area—no extremes of humidity or temperature.

Hardness

Janka: 1225