The sapwood ranges from creamy white to pale yellow. The heartwood is reddish brown. Although 25% softer, it has a grain similar to that of sugar maple. Yellow birch has been Quebec’s emblematic tree since 1993. In Canada, the term “cherry” is used in the vernacular to refer to this species.
Hardwood has the advantage that it never goes out of fashion! This type of wood floor can create an atmosphere as vintage as modern depending on your choice of finish. Wood floors are available in a variety of essence, color, texture and width as large as your ideas. Since wood is a renewable resource, it is considered an ecological material, opt for a Quebec wood essence to be even greener.