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Douglas Fir flooring is beautiful, sustainable & provides a stunning, contemporary backdrop to a Scandinavian style interior. Douglas Fir also known as Douglas Pine, yields extremely wide and luxuriously long engineered pine floor boards due to the enormity of the trees. For versatility and beauty you cannot compare with Douglas Fir.

Douglas Fir is a fast-growing Pine tree and softwood. Pine engineered flooring is extremely environmentally friendly: non-toxic, recyclable, grows naturally, and long-lasting. The pictures above show our engineered Pine /  Douglas Fir flooring with a variety of finishes.... white being the order of the day.

Is Douglas Fir a Hardwood?

No, Douglas Fir is the only softwood /  engineered pine flooring that we have produced. It is likely that in service, small splits and / or shakes will appear. This is the very nature of this timber and to be expected. After a period, the timber settles and splits and shakes can be filled / repaired, enhancing the aesthetic quality of the product. We are no longer manufacturing Douglas fir for the forementioned reasons / do not deem it suitable for engineered wooden flooring.

For those seeking the contemporary Scandinavian appearance of Douglas Fir flooring but requiring a durable alternative, we recommend our Engineered American White Ash flooring - Saatchi. Finished with a translucent white stain and UV Oil providing a permanent natural white stain & hardwearing top-coat for a rapid installation plus instant, low maintenance protection to this  beautiful white wooden flooring.

We recommend our engineered American White Ash Flooring (depicted below)  as a durable contemporary alternative to Douglas Fir Flooring

American White Ash engineered flooring is a durable hardwood alternative to Douglas Fir Flooring toi

American White Ash engineered flooring is the most durable engineered hardwood flooring for domestic  / commercial installations. With a translucent white stain and a commercial grade low-lustre UV oil finish applied, it provides a stunning extremely similar floor to Douglas Fir flooring (White Lye & Soap finish), but with the benefits of inherent durability and minimal maintenance, and remains our most popular luxury wood flooring into 2018.

American White Ash Engineered Flooring - Saatchi

American White Ash engineered flooring is a durable hardwood alternative to Douglas Fir Floorin

Engineered American White Ash Engineered Wood Flooring In A Beautiful London Townhouse . Many thanks to our client for kindly letting us share her interior style and images.

 

 

Douglas Fir Flooring - White Lye and Soap

Douglas Pine Engineered Flooring Photo by Residence Interior Design Ltd

Douglas Fir flooring and American White Ash flooring are lightly coloured timbers that lend themselves beautifully to a white finish. The Saatchi Gallery in London is a wonderful example of a Douglas Fir Floor, and has been finished with White Lye and Soap. The Lye - lightens the floor, and the Soap - protects against dirt and grease .

Furthermore a White Lye and Soap finish also plays a part in maintaining moisture content within Solid Douglas Fir flooring by slowing the exchange of moisture from the wood to the surrounding atmosphere, thus keeping it more stable.The soap needs to be regularly reapplied to Douglas Fir flooring to help maintain optimum stability, 'pop-out' dents, clean the flooring and preserve its pure contemporary chic.

Engineered Douglas Fir Flooring - Saatchi

Douglas Fir Flooring

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The Interior Designer / Architect for The Refinery specified Douglas Fir Wall Cladding which works beautifully

Engineered Pine Wall Cladding

Please contact us for more information about Engineered Pine / Douglas Fir Wall Cladding

Engineered Douglas Fir Flooring - Bespoke Aged Stain  - Band-Sawn

 Bespoke Pine Engineered Flooring

This engineered Douglas Fir floor was amongst our most unusual bespoke specifications last year. Our client wanted a (Nando's style engineered pine floor)  a dark navy stain that would wear quickly with a distressed  / band-sawn texture. The results speak for themselves. Amazing.

Engineered Douglas Fir flooring - Band-sawn & Bespoke Stain - 125mm up to 260mm wide: £ 67.50 m2 + V.A.T

Engineered Douglas Fir  / Engineered Douglas Pine Flooring Specification 

Engineered Douglas Fir Flooring has a 15mm Birch Plywood substrate. Overall thickness of Engineered Douglas Fir Flooring 23/24mm (this can be reduced if required). Our Engineered Douglas Fir Flooring has an 8mm Solid Douglas Fir wear-layer.

Our engineered Douglas Fir floorboards are machined with a micro-bevel as standard (long sides). Square-shoulder Engineered Douglas Fir Flooring is available on request. Tongue & groove engineered wood flooring - on all 4 sides.

Engineered Douglas Fir floorboard lengths are typically 2400mm, some boards may be built-up to obtain length. Expect some shorter lengths in a pack. Engineered Douglas Fir Flooring is supplied filled and sanded, ready-to-finish. Engineered Douglas Fir Flooring is available in wide boards / wide plank up to 260 mm wide.

Please be aware Douglas fir is not a hardwood. It is probable that in service, small splits and / or shakes will appear. After a period, the timber settles and these defects can be repaired, enhancing the aesthetic quality of the product.

Please note that descriptions and photographs of individual grades depict typical characteristics to expect.

Douglas Fir being a natural material denotes that each floor is inherently unique.

Please contact us for more information or for a sample of our engineered Pine Flooring

 

 

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Woodflooring Engineered Ltd

The Old Basket Works

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Burrow Bridge

Somerset

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01823 698533

Email: Sales@woodflooringengineered.co.uk