Douglas Fir is a beautiful wood often confused with that of the Southern yellow pine. It looks great in any home, from contemporary to classic.
COLOR: Heartwood is yellowish tan to light brown. Sapwood is tan to white. Heartwood may be confused with that of Southern yellow pine. Radical color change upon exposure to sunlight.
GRAIN: Normally straight, with occasional wavy or spiral texture. Nearly all fir flooring is vertical-grain or rift sawn clear-grade material.
HARDNESS (JANKA): Below average
DIMENSIONAL STABILITY: Above average
DURABILITY: Durable, but easily dented