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We are open for business as usual (although there here is nothing usual about this situation) with our transport company (Brooks Transport) who are designated by the government as critical to the covid response. We are still delivering direct to door or site, (however collections or visits to the warehouse are not possible.) Our IT systems allow us to work from home so our staff are protected. Please Call or Email Us for samples or orders. Our factories are back to full capacity and the supply chain is operating effectively which can be seen here. As a trade supplier we have a minimum requirement of 50m2 for any samples and supplies. Please call 01666 504015 if you require less. For Government advice please click here. Even with these steps we have made, we must pull together, support one another, and get through this as a group, a family, and feel proud to say to our wider community we are critical to the Covid-19 response, and we will support it for as long as we are able. Stay safe, stay well, look after yourself, and each other.

Light Oak Flooring

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Our range of light oak wood floors are manufactured from specially selected oak planks. As oak naturally gives you gentle colour variation its difficult to have a purely light floor. However, clean (non-knotty) boards such as our AB or ABC select graded oak flooring gives you more lighter shades without losing the beauty of a real oak floor.

We can supply any quantity of our floor ranges, if we don’t have the right wood flooring for your requirements, as a UK based manufacturer we can make bespoke wood flooring for you, subject to minimum quantities of 500 m2.

Please browse our wood flooring ranges online and add free samples to your basket or call 01666 504015 to discuss a project and obtain floor estimating advice.


Light Oak wood flooring Is created in many way and some examples are listed below. To get the best light oak floors we use American White Oak which is Quercus Alba comes from the Appalachian Mountains in the USA. However, the best is Quercus Mongolica from north east Asia as it is pure white with very few knots. If you use Quercus Robur or Quercus Patraea you will never get a clean looking pure white oak floor

Natural Light Oak Floors: Oak contains tannins that will react with any lacquer to go that yellow colour that is traditional to Oak. If you want to keep the natural looking “white oak colour” then Bona have what they call a “natural” finish that hardly changes the colour and there are also other treatments that can be applied before the final finish to keep the natural oak colour. Blanchon have there Enviro range of treatments and finishes that will keep the board looking unfinished.

Light Fuming Oak Floors: To create light oak floors using fuming the top layer is only introduced for about 4 hours to just slightly alter the tannins in the Oak. This creates a “greyish” tone and we then use coloured oils and special treatments to finish this off.

Stained Oak Flooring We can create a pure white floor using Blanchon Products and finally finish with extra white hard wax oil. There are also white coloured lacquers available from Bona.

White Coloured Oil Oak Flooring: To create white floors we use coloured oils that contain white pigment’s, for the other colours we use the multitude of solid oil colours available by Blanchon as they are the best in the market.

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