- Wood: Peroba
- Grade: Prefinished
- Stain: Brazilian Walnut
- Width: 5"
- Warranty: 25 Years
- Min. Order Qty: 200SF
- SKU: H4LIPBW12100
Stain: Brazilian Walnut
Thickness: 1/2" with a 3 mm sawn veneer
Random Lengths up to 84"
Engineered Hardwood Flooring
Sq.ft per bundle: 30.03 sf
Surface: Smooth with a 40% gloss level
Warranty: 25 Years
Installation: Glue, Nail, Staple, Float
The Benefits of Brazilian Walnut (Ipe) Hardwood Flooring in Your Home
Brazilian Walnut is a hardy wood, one of the hardiest. It ranks at the top of the Janka Hardness Scale with a score of 3680. That’s more than two times the score of the industry standard Red Oak (1290), making Brazilian Walnut (Ipe) likely the most durable option out there. This means with Brazilian Walnut, high traffic areas of your home can stand a chance. There’s a greater resistance to denting and daily wear and tear than other hardwoods ranked lower on the scale. Remember, however, that no wood is totally resistant to damage and needs to be cared for properly to last.
Also, Brazilian Walnut, like other exotic woods, is rich in character. The tones can vary from an olive brown to near black, changing with age and exposure to sunlight. Light brown striping can also appear creating a noted contrast.
Brazilian Walnut (Ipe) Hardwood Flooring: The Most Durable
If you expect to have a crazy amount of foot traffic coming in and out your home, and love the warmth and character that exotic woods add to a space, Brazilian Walnut hardwood flooring may be the flooring type to consider. It sits at the top of the Janka Hardness Scale, and comes in a range of tones. The grains vary too. Brazilian Walnut flooring is stunning and creates an elegant backdrop for all home decor styles. If these hardwood characteristics meet your requirements, Brazilian Walnut (Ipe) flooring may be for you.
Choosing prefinished hardwood flooring is a smart choice for the environment. Wood itself is green; it’s a renewable resource with a much lower carbon foot print then plastics that are found in many carpets and some laminate flooring. Do you or a member of your family suffer from allergies? Prefinished hardwood floors are hypoallergenic. The finish will not give refuge to dust mites or microorganisms as carpets can; making hardwood flooring a smart choice for you’re the environment in your home!
Wow factor comes into play with this engineered hardwood flooring. Don't overpay for your hardwood flooring! Call (888-705-7555) for a sample today or email email@example.com