Category Archives: Blog Articles

WOW – That’s really fast!

High speed, precision side-matching of hardwood flooring at 400 lineal feet per minute. Our custom built, German engineered, 8 head, opposed head side-matcher with over 350 horsepower holds milling tolerances of 3/1000’s of an inch. Less deviation than the thickness of a human hair along with rock solid quality control standards insures every piece of flooring you buy from Lacrosse Hardwood Flooring is milled correctly, graded accurately and ready to be the focal point of any home.

Success at NWFA 2017 Expo Convention

Lacrosse Hardwood Flooring experienced tremendous success at the recent National Wood Flooring Association Expo Convention in Phoenix, Arizona. Our 400 square foot booth had significant traffic throughout the Expo while our staff was able to increase business with existing customers and expand our distribution network with new customers as well. Rainy River Craftsman Grade, manufactured…
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WHY IS WALNUT LUMBER STEAMED?

Walnut flooring is one of the most unique and beautiful floors available.  Along with its beauty comes some misunderstandings about the expectation of color and prevalence of knots and other natural characteristics. To better understand Walnut, one needs to understand how the species grows from a sapling into a harvestable tree.  As a tree matures…
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PLAIN SAWN VS. RIFT & QUARTERED

In recent years Rift & Quartered flooring in White Oak and Red Oak has become quite popular across North America.  Some like the calm straight grained look of the rift boards, while others prefer the active, interesting look of quartered.  One question that was asked is quite simple: Why does Rift & Quartered Flooring cost…
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