Wide plank flooring features board widths of 150mm or more for a throwback style that can feel both sophisticated and rustic.
Once a popular choice for farmhouses, wide plank engineered hardwood floors have seen a renaissance over the past few years. With options available for texture, color, species and finish, virtually any design aesthetic can be achieved with wide plank flooring — from rustic, country and traditional to urban or modern.
A "wide plank" board “ typically starts at 150mm in width and can go up to 180mm or even wider. Wide plank wood flooring tends to have longer planks as well, creating a more seamless look. Broader widths and longer lengths give wide plank flooring drama and distinction over narrow strip floors.
Range of Species
Traditional domestic species, such as Oak are versatile wide plank flooring options that complement most cabinetry and home furnishings.
Wide plank flooring with hand-scraped texture is reminiscent of boards carved with hand-held tools. Other texture treatments mimic a gentle, natural wear and can be great for highlighting natural wood characteristics such as knots and filled splits, or re-creating a weathered or time-worn look.