#3 Common Red Oak Flooring
#3 Common Red Oak flooring can give your home the exotic look of an expensive hardwood floor for an inexpensive price. When available, we offer #3 Common Red Oak flooring at The Discount Flooring Company. It is not only a great choice for saving money on your floors, but it can give you a rustic look that higher grades can't.
#3 Common grade is also known as "tavern grade" or "factory seconds." What this means is that these planks do not meet the standards of the grade that it was intended to be. Even small character marks can earn a plank the #3 Common grade. Our #3 Common Red Oak flooring can have noticeable open and closed knots, mineral streaks, and a wide range of colors and grain variety. The boards will look more like the outside of a tree, creating a more natural and rustic look. The #3 Common Grade Red Oak flooring does not lose any integrity of the wood. While most of the marks are strictly visible, there can sometimes be splits, cracks, open knot holes, and broken tongues or grooves. Because there is the possibility of these defects and some boards will be unusable, it is recommended you purchase 10 percent more than you need. Even though you need to purchase more than you need, the price of #3 Common Red Oak flooring is so much less you will still see substantial savings. The savings can sometimes be up to 50 percent, so it is worth the risk of having to buy more.
With #3 Common Red Oak flooring, you can save money without sacrificing quality. The planks will have a lot of character marks, giving your floor a natural and rustic look. When purchasing hardwood flooring on a budget, #3 Common Red Oak flooring is a great choice.