Brushbox – fast facts
Predominant colour tones
Pinkish grey to reddish brown tones, sapwood distinctively paler. Noticeable variations in colour across the floor
(note as timber is a natural product we can only indicate general colours as these can vary considerably between batches and suppliers)
Texture fine and even, grain usually interlocked to varying degrees.
What’s good about this timber
Stunning colour variations make this a timber that will stand out in any space.
Brushbox has a natural resistance to splintering due to its waxy feel.
What to be wary of with this timber
The presence of arjunolic acid in this timber can result in some coating or adhesive systems not sticking well. It is important that an experienced contractor understands the best and most appropriate coating systems to use to ensure the best result for this timber.
As this timber is not widely available it tends to be more expensive than other timbers.
Timber floor type availability
|Timber Floor Type||Availability|
|solid timber floors||Yes, in many grades and widths|
|engineered timber floors||Occasionally available|
|laminate / vinyl plank / rigid plank||Generally available|