Ash Hardwood Flooring
Ash has a very similar look to Oak, but is slightly harder on the Janka scale. It has a very open grain, which takes stain nicely. Additionally, it will be one of the lower costing options on the market.
Birdseye Maple Hardwood Flooring
Birdseye Maple is the rarest flooring option in the industry. The Birdseye effect occurs in less than 1/4 of 1% of all Maple trees.
Cherry Hardwood Flooring
Cherry is one of the softer flooring options. However, it's beautiful natural tones make it very desirable. Cherry wood is typically a light to dark reddish tone, which is commonly left to its natural colour.
Exotic Hardwood Flooring
At Gaylord Hardwood Flooring, we sell four exotic options: Sucupira, Cumaru, Jatoba, and Tigerwood. Over the years of manufacturing and selling, we have found these four options to withstand the test of the North American climate.
European Beech Hardwood Flooring
European Beech is a very unique type of wood. The majority of the flooring is quarter-sawn and steamed, which makes it incredibly stable. The grain pattern is similar to that of Maple, giving it a fairly modern look.
Hickory Hardwood Flooring
Hickory is one of the most durable options, as it has a high Janka rating. It's also a popular hardwood flooring option since it has more character than Maple, but not as much grain as Oak, giving it a very attractive look.
Maple Hardwood Flooring
Maple is one of the most common hardwood flooring options. With it's minimal grain, Maple is becoming extremely popular in modern homes. If you'd like to see the variety of looks Maple can take on, I would recommend viewing our Maple Gallery.
Red Oak Hardwood Flooring
Red Oak is one of the most traditional hardwood flooring options. Red Oak the flooring option that many use as a point of reference, due to its popularity.
Wide Plank White Oak Hardwood Flooring
Our Livesawn White Oak hardwood flooring is extremely unique, as we do it up to 11.5" wide and 10' long. The rustic look of the White Oak makes it an extremely popular option for the "rustic modern" designer. I'd recommend viewing our picture gallery of the Wide Plank White Oak.
Walnut Hardwood Flooring
Walnut is a unique flooring option that is typically left unstained. Since Walnut has such a unique colour, it is very sought after. View our Walnut gallery here.