Many clients select oak as their solid wood flooring because of its durability and tradition as a flooring wood. Oak tends to be a warm honey colour and depending on your finish gradually darkens a little with age.
Solid Wood Flooring
Ash is a popular solid wood flooring, particularly in a contemporary house. It’s colour is generally white, or at least light in colour. It is a superb wood for using in a dark room or bedroom where the aim is to bring a light, clean feel to the room.
English elm was once widely used in homes, particularly in halls and staircases as, like oak, it is very hardwearing. Elm solid wood flooring provides a floor, full of characterful knots and swirls around the grain it has beautiful dark golden tones.