Soft Maple Flooring

Soft Maple flooring has characteristics of the Soft Maple tree. Soft Maple’s sapwood is creamy to gray white. Heartwood is light to medium brown. Soft Maple has a closed subdued grain. Soft Maple has fine uniform texture. Soft Maple is softer than red oak and average stability. Soft Maple will stain uniformly.

Grades

Select conservation soft maple flooring

Boards are clear with colors ranging from cream to medium brown. Most of the tree is represented by this grade, knots and checking are not permitted. Called conservation by the Sampsons given that this grade is a very sustainable use of the tree.This grade can be considered less formal.

Paul + Jula Sampson have forged strong relationships with loggers and mills to get lumber specifically suited to our custom grades. Our grades are unique.

Face Widths

3” up to 5” select conservation

Thickness

25/32”

Lengths

ranges available, maple usually averages between 5’ to 6’

Milling

Tongue and groove with back relief.
Endmatching option available.
Flooring can be ordered with endmatching (a tongue or groove at the end of board length).