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Defining Classic Wood Floors

If you're considering  antique white oak or antique heart pine, you probably know it comes with a premium which is  all about grain.  Grain is the the hallmark of  a Classic Wood floor and the best grain floors are Antique or Reclaimed.This…
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Reclaimed Character You Can Count On

Some call it rustic.  We call it refined. Whatever we call it  - lots of folks are crazy for Reclaimed Character flooring. Often described as “a grade,”  Whole Log Lumber has developed it into a “Style”.The purpose of this post…
Classic HP Cabin Grade Flooring

Where does Antique Heart Pine come From?

Heartwood is Universal, Antique Heart Pine is Unique All wood species contain "heartwood," not just pine, and that's where some misunderstandings start."Heartwood" is the innermost of four layers in the cross section of a tree, and it's…
Character Heart Pine Flooring

Is Heart Pine a Hardwood?

Is Heart Pine a Hardwood? Yes and No.Trees are typically categorized into 2 major families Hardwoods -  that have broad leaves that usually drop off the tree in winter like oak, poplar, maple, walnut and  Softwoods - that have have…
Classic Heart Pine Flooring

Love Antique Heart Pine Flooring Yet ?

Love Antique Heart Pine Flooring Yet? Long-leaf pine, or heart pine, is often deemed "The Wood that Built America," as settlers chose to build houses and ships with this strong, slow growing tree. In fact, antique heart pine flooring was installed…