Every wood species has its own unique look, characteristics and its own way of bringing beauty and longevity to the flooring in your home.

But what sparks many peoples interest in specialty exotic hardwoods?  Is it their extraordinary natural colors and unique grain patterns, or maybe their extreme densities or anti-rotting qualities?

We have had the pleasure of working with many exotic species of hardwood. We would like to share information on each species to help you make the best decision for your flooring choice.


Brazilian Pecan Hardwood Flooring

Brazilian Cherry herringbone parquet

Tiete Rosewood up close

Cocobolo hardwood graining

In this series of blog posts, our flooring Pro’s start the exotic hardwood species series, giving you a little bit of background on each unique hardwood, allowing you to choose one of these gorgeous materials based on more than just their appearance, but for their unique stability qualities.


Santos Mahogany graining

Purpleheart wood grain up close
Yellowheart Tree
Yellowheart Tree

Brazilian Koa Hardwood
Tigerwood

African Danta

Canarywood/Tarara

Bocote wood grain

Whichever specific characteristic that lures your interest into installing a beautiful exotic hardwood in your home, tat flooring is sure to be a new focal point.  Whether you’re looking for a naturally colored hardwood, or something that is truly strong and dense, every exotic hardwood floor is unique all its own, and will make a stunning addition to any home! 

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