We have a range of Blackbutt timber flooring for sale at our Melbourne showroom. This timber is a practical choice, as in addition to its beautiful look it has a Janka dry hardness rating of 9.1, meaning Blackbutt timber shows very good resistance to denting and wear.
Yellowish brown to light brown in colour, Blackbutt features a coarse texture and fairly straight grain with small gum veins being common. You have most likely seen Blackbutt trees (Eucalyptus pilularis) around the south eastern suburbs of New South Wales, whilst it’s popularity as an attractive and hardwearing floor means you will see it used in many homes throughout Australia. The Great Hall in Parliament House Canberra features a stunning parquetry floor with inlays of Blackbutt, Ebony and Jarrah.
Blackbutt is one of Australia’s most important hardwoods in economic terms, and wild populations of this gum hold ecological significance as a koala habitat and food source. These giants often reach 50 to 60 metres in height, with a quick growth rate compared to other hardwood species.
Owing to its wide popularity you will find there is great choice amongst Blackbutt timber for sale. If you have been searching for Blackbutt timber supplies in Melbourne ‘near me’ then check out the range at our well-stocked showroom. With our variety of solid floorboards in differing widths, lengths and timber grades, we are the supplier of choice with something to suit your needs. Call us today on 1300 333 455 or email email@example.com to find out more.