Burlington HardwoodWalnut hardwood flooring is a beautiful and classic flooring choice. This wood species has complex grain patterns, comes in a rich brown color, and is great for adding warmth to a room. Depending on the wood, the color can vary from light tan to medium brown. The experts at Floor Coverings International Burlington ON share the benefits of walnut hardwood flooring below!


Walnut is not incredibly high on the Janka Hardness Scale, coming in at 1010, but it does hold up well to everyday wear and tear. If you want the look of walnut, but a more durable option, Brazilian Walnut has a hardness rating of 3680. This exotic variation has a similar look and holds up even better in high-traffic areas of the home.


Walnut hardwood comes in rich chocolate hues with auburn undertones. The color tones vary from creamy golden tones to brownish black. Walnut hardwood can also be stained different colors as well, so if you love the color variation but want a different tone, this can be achieved.

Pros of Walnut Hardwood Flooring

  • It adds value to your home.
  • Walnut hardwood creates a beautiful and inviting atmosphere in any room of the house.
  • Hardwood is durable, and can be sanded and refinished several times over the years.

Your Local Burlington Hardwood Experts

Now that you’ve learned about the many benefits of walnut hardwood flooring, it’s time to get to work on your new project! The experts at Floor Coverings International Burlington ON will bring our mobile showroom right to your house, filled with thousands of different flooring samples. We’ll provide a free proposal and estimate, and even install it for you! Give us a call today to schedule your free in-home consultation. We proudly serve the greater Burlington and Oakville areas.

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