Douglas Fir Flooring

Douglas Fir flooring has characteristics of the Douglas Fir tree. Heartwood is yellowish tan to light reddish brown. Douglas fir has a straight grain. Douglas fir is softer than american cherry. Douglas fir is more stable than oak. Douglas fir darkens when exposed to sunlight. Douglas fir is not a true fir it is actually in the pinaceae family (pine).

Grades

Select vertical grain douglas fir flooring

Boards are clear with variation in tone. We have developed some strong ties to folks who work the forests in the western states. The lumber we have is very nice. No knots, checking.

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 10” select vertical grain

Thickness

25/32” (3/8” up to 1 1/2” are available)

Lengths

ranges available, douglas fir usually averages between 7’ to 10’

Milling

Tongue and groove with back relief.

Fun facts/ traditional uses

cut in to veneer more than any other species