Select Grade timber provides a limited variation in natural characteristics and the features that are present are relatively small and few in number.
The low levels of natural feature present the floor with a uniform look and enhanced with natural colour variations. Irrespective of the species, and although features are visible, they do not dominate the appearance.
It has been carefully graded to ensure that it meets strict quality standards. This grade of timber will have the least number of natural features.
Select Grade has a sleek, clean, uniform appearance and is perfect for modern, minimalist and traditional settings.
Standard Grade timber is a unique and increasingly popular grade, which includes the most interesting variations and markings to enhance its character. Not only will the features be greater in quantity than Classic grade but may also be larger in size, however not as rustic as feature grade.
This Grade is distinguished by highlighting selective gum veins, spirals, burls, insect trails and other natural variations that give timber floors a unique character as individual as a signature.
Standard grade is carefully graded to include the most interesting variations and distinctive timber marking to enhance the looks of a timber with a moderate amount of natural features.
Feature Grade timber is the most marked of the three with a high level of natural characteristics. Also known as character or rustic grade, this grade displays the maximum number of natural features and in many respects can look similar to Standard Grade but with the features a little more frequent and dominant.
This grade offers a unique rustic aged appearance with extenuated natural features including gum vein, large knots, pinholes, face checking, insect travels, and even some holes that can be filled during the laying process.
The rustic and random nature of feature grade timber is perfect for those who prefer a natural appearance.