Amish made hardwood

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 Post subject: What wood is my floor?
PostPosted: Sun Jul 30, 2017 7:10 am 
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Thinking Oak?

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 Post subject: Re: What wood is my floor?
PostPosted: Sun Jul 30, 2017 7:18 am 
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Not sure when floor was put down, house was built in 1924-1927. South Western PA.


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 Post subject: Re: What wood is my floor?
PostPosted: Sun Jul 30, 2017 12:41 pm 
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This looks like White Oak, a different species than Red Oak. Preferred in the old days because it is slightly harder and less porous than Red Oak.


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