Salvaged from industrial buildings, Foundry Maple celebrates wear and tear from years in manufacturing and building facilities. "Rock Island Foundry Maple” is from a building in Illinois while "Alabama Foundry" was sourced in an old furniture factory. Full of texture, and on occasion original paint, Foundry Maple can be put back into service with little or no finishing. (Some of this material is a mix Maple and Oak in a range of narrow widths.) Limited quantities are available.
Color & Character
Ranging from browns and golds to greys and occasional lavendar tones, Foundry Maple offers unmatched color, original distressing, and character.
- Solid Plank Paneling
- Solid Flooring
|Thickness||¾ – 1"|
|Widths||2 ¼ – 3 ½"|
|Tongue & Groove Lengths*||18" – 12' Random|
|Square Edge Lengths*||6" – 16' Random|
One of the many reasons we love foundry maple is that each location we salvage it from has it’s own quirky character such as lengths as short as 6”. Whoever purchased and installed these floors were people after our own hearts… waste not, want not.
*May include original end-matching depending on the batch. A small percentage of material may include square ends resulting from defecting.
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Our Foundry Maple is reclaimed from industrial buildings throughout the USA. Visit Unearth the Story for more.
Most of our solid and eco-friendly engineered flooring is available unfinished or prefinished. Prefinish includes hand applied oil and wax or factory applied aluminum oxide which requires a micro bevel on each piece of flooring. Scratches that occur on a floor finished with oil and wax can often be lightly sanded out. Reapply oil and wax after sanding and let cure.
- Spills of any kind should be cleaned up immediately.
- Broom clean for regular maintenance.
- Consult finish manufacturer for appropriate cleaning instructions.
Our products are made here in the USA, in a way that’s healthy for you, our employees, and the environment. The 13-acre NY facility is 100% wind powered. Our mill and kilns are heated 100% with our scrap wood. Pioneer Millworks is FSC chain of custody certified in three categories and Green America approved. All of our products are LEED point eligible. Check out Earth Shared for details.
Our solid flooring features precision milled tongue and groove that can be nailed or stapled down. The World's Most Eco-Friendly Engineered flooring is entirely tongue and groove including end matching. It can be nailed, stapled, glued down or floated.
- We suggest ordering an additional 7-12% for most orders to cover trimming and installation waste.
- We always recommend using a professional installer and can note a few good ones local to your area.
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