Virtu Reality Made from just three layers, Virtu engineered-wood floors feature True Balanced Construction so the product will maintain its dimensional stability through seasonal changes. The top and bottom layers are the same species, thickness, and cut (flat-sawn or quarter-sawn). It’s available unfinished or pre-finished in widths up to 12 inches and lengths up to 16 feet. Virtu Wood Flooring. 845-535-3800. www.virtufloors.com.
Sugar Stacks The manufacturer has added Deco sugar-palm flooring to its range of Durapalm coconut products. Made from reclaimed plantation grown coconut and sugar palms that have passed their fruit bearing years, the palm flooring is available in prefinished random-length boards measuring 3 inches wide and ? inches thick. It’s made with no added formaldehyde for better indoor air quality. Smith & Fong. 866-835-9859. www.plyboo.com.
Reclamation Project The manufacturer offers solid-sawn flooring made from reclaimed longleaf pine and white oak, or longleaf pine cypress recovered from rivers and lakes. Offering all the markings of old-growth wood, the flooring often features nail holes, bolt holes, and patina. The tongue-and-groove planks are available in random lengths and between 7 inches and 8 inches wide. Krantz Recovered Woods. 888-242-1050. www.krantzrecoveredwoods.com.
Growing, Gone Reclaimed from old-growth beams or salvaged from abandoned warehouses, docks, gymnasiums, and other sources, the Douglas fir flooring comes with either tight, clear grain patterns or in a rustic look complete with nail marks and holes. Planks measure ¾-inch thick, 3¼ inches or 5 inches wide, and come in random lengths of 4 feet to 10 feet. Viridian Reclaimed Wood. 877-909-9663. www.viridianwood.com.
Click It Though technically a grass, bamboo is usually associated with wood flooring. This CaliClick engineered product is made from a fossilized strand-woven manufacturing process that yields a low-maintenance surface. It also has an optimized engineered base that is designed to be floated and snapped together without nails or glue. It comes in three colors: natural, marbled, and java. Cali Bamboo. 888-788-2254. www.calibamboo.com.