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Water Damage Wood Floor Specialists
Providing high quality repairs, refinishing, or replacement of your wood floor system.
We are your advocate and we work for you, not the insurance company.
The insurance company’s contractors work for and are paid by the insurance company.
“You have the right to have your home repaired by the repair person of your choice”.
“You have the right to reject any settlement amount including any unfair valuation offered by the insurance company”.
Let Boatright Hardwood Floors guide you through the process to put your home back together.
Mesquite
Prosopis gladulosa
Appearance

Color: Light brown to dark reddish brown.

Grain: High in character, with ingrown bark and mineral streaks. Most commonly used in flooring as end-grain block, which has small irregular cracks radiating across the grain.

Species & Grade Variations: One grade, moderate color variations.

Properties

Hardness (Janka): 2345; 82% harder than Northern Red Oak.

Dimensional Stability: Excellent (change coefficient .00129; 65% more stable than Red Oak).

Durability: Dense and very strong. End-grain cut has excellent resistance to abrasion and shock.

Workability

Sawing/Machining: Very good machining qualities.

Sanding: Plainsawn can be sanded to a smooth surface; end-grain requires #16 grit sandpaper to flatten.

Nailing: Good holding ability, but splits easily.

Finishing: No known problems.

Comments: End-grain block usage results in a hard, high-wear surface. Produces only small size boards.

Cost

(Relative to plain sawn select Red Oak)
Multiplier: 2.50

Availability
Moderately available.
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