ASH

flooring :: interior wall/ceiling cladding :: millwork & stairs

ABOUT ASH

The Ash products from reSAWN TIMBER co. features select grade flooring, wall cladding, & millwork/stairs with modern designs that are available in solid & engineered construction. With colors ranging from a creamy white to darker tans, Ash is ideal for those seeking a great balance between beauty, simplicity and durability. These designs emphasize the natural color & beauty of ash.   All designs are available as FSC ® upon request.

COLOR

Heartwood is light tan to dark brown; sapwood is creamy white.

GRAIN

Bold, straight, moderately open grain with occasional wavy figuring.

DIMENSIONS

Solid: 3/4″ thick x 5″ wide
Engineered: 5/8″ (4mm wear layer) x 5″ wide
MATERIAL CONSIDERATIONS
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES

Ash is a very workable material that machines well, is good in nailing, screwing and gluing, and is very receptive to various finishes. It dries fairly easily with minimal degrade, and there is little movement in performance. Ash has very good overall strength properties relative to its weight, and has excellent shock resistance.

JANKA RATING

1,320

MODULUS OF RUPTURE

15,000

ELASTIC MODULUS

1,740,000

GRADE
SELECT

A flooring product with color variations produced by differences of natural heartwood and sapwood, along with characters described. Brown streaks should not extend the entire length of a piece.

Two flag worm holes to every 8’ are permitted. Slight imperfections in face work (torn grain) admitted. The face may contain unlimited sound sapwood, slight imperfections in milling, a small tight knot every 3’, pin worm holes, burls, and a reasonable amount of slightly open checks.

COBB ash flooring