Maple - Sumatra

3 1/4 in. Solid Hardwood Plank

 
Specifications
Category Floors
Flooring Type Hardwood Flooring
Species Maple
Product Number CM3735
Collection Beltsville Prestige Plank (Available at Lowe's)
Kennedale Prestige Plank
Available In {Country} US
Performance Class Best
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Refers to the number of years the product is warranted by Armstrong Warranty Residential Warranty : 50 years
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WB-1018-514 Bruce Hardwood Warranty (Eng.)
Construction relates specifically to either solid or engineered hardwood. Solid hardwood flooring is of one piece of wood while engineered hardwood flooring is made up of 3 to 10 thin layers of hardwood that are bonded together. Construction Solid
The protective surface coating found on all flooring. Finish System Dura-Luster Plus Urethane
Look
Color Sumatra
Design / Texture refers to a flooring surface appearance. Design / Texture Traditional Finish
Gloss describes the shiny coating that adds a polished look to the floor’s surface. Every flooring category (hardwood, vinyl, laminate) offers gloss levels (high, medium, low) from which to choose based on your room design and lifestyle. Gloss Level Medium Gloss
Describes the way the hardwood and laminate board edges and ends are cut. The most common edges are described as:<br/><b style="display:block;text-align:left;padding-left:7px">Beveled-Edge</b><img src="/flooring/i/images/Beveled.gif"/><b style="display:block;text-align:left;padding-left:7px">Eased-Edge</b><img src="/flooring/i/images/EasedBevel.gif"/><b style="display:block;text-align:left;padding-left:7px">Micro-Edge</b><img src="/flooring/i/images/MicroBevel.gif"/><b style="display:block;text-align:left;padding-left:7px">Square-Edge</b><img src="/flooring/i/images/SquareBevel.gif"/> Edge Type Micro-beveled Edge / Square Ends
Measurement
Width refers to how wide (in inches) each hardwood plank will be. Armstrong offers many widths, but <a href="/flooring/products/hardwood/wide-plank-5-in-and-up/_/N-67oZ6xc">wide plank hardwood flooring</a> is currently popular. Width 3 1/4 in.
Length Varying Lengths: 8.25 - 84 in.
Thickness 3/4 in.
Sq. Foot per Carton 22
Installation
DIY Level Intermediate
Installation Location On/Above Ground Level
Installation Method Nail
Product Classification
Board-to-Board Color Variation

Board-to-Board Color Variation
Wood is a natural material that features changes in color and tone. The board-to-board color variation is more pronounced in some species, less in others. If you like the look of contrasting light and dark tones, select a species that offers most color variation. If you prefer consistent color from board to board, choose the least color variation.

Hardness Scale

Hardness Scale
The density/hardness of the wood species and its ability to withstand foot traffic, children and pets will impact its wear performance, and will vary from species to species. Strong, resilient Oak is used as the industry benchmark. The hardness scale shown to the left shows the relative hardness of this wood species.

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Professional Installation

No matter what flooring type you choose, we recommend you consult your retailer to locate an Armstrong Certified Installer near you. Armstrong Certified Installers undergo rigorous flooring installation training on all Hardwood flooring products. You can rest assured that when you use an Armstrong Certified installer, your floor will be installed properly and provide many years of satisfaction.

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DIY Installation

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Trim and Moldings Overview

Complete your floor with coordinated transitions such as threshold, stair nose, reducer strip, quarter round and t-molding. We offer a complete selection of species and colors providing the finishing touch to your flooring installation

Trim and Moldings for Hardwood - Maple - Sumatra
Quarter Round

Quarter Round
TQ0MA13H

A molding used to cover expansion space next to baseboards, case goods, and stairs steps. Pre-drill and nail to the vertical surface, not to the floor.

Reducer Strip

Reducer Strip
TR9MA13H

A teardrop shaped molding used around fireplaces, doorways, as a room divider, or as a transition between wood flooring and adjacent floor coverings that are less thick. Fasten down with adhesive, small nails or double-faced tape.

Stair Nose

Stair Nose
TS9MA13H

A molding undercut for use as a stair landings trim, elevated floor perimeters, and stair steps. Fasten down firmly with adhesive and nails or screws. Pre-drill nail holes to prevent splitting.

T-Molding

T-Molding
TM0MA13H

A molding used as a transition piece from one flooring to another of equal height or to gain expansion spaces. Fasten at the heel in the center of the molding. Additional support may need to be added to the heel of the molding dependent upon the thickness of the goods covered.

Threshold

Threshold
TH0MA13H

A molding undercut used against sliding door tracks, fireplaces, carpet, ceramic tile, or existing thresholds to allow for expansion space and to provide a smooth transition in height difference. Fasten to subfloor with adhesive and/or nails through the heel. Pre-drill nail holes to prevent splitting.

Hardwood Floor Care Products

To preserve the beauty of your hardwood floor, sweep or dry mop as needed. Periodically clean with Armstrong Hardwood and Laminate Floor Cleaner, and be sure to wipe up spills immediately.

More information on how to clean hardwood floors

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For routine cleaning of all no-wax hardwood and laminate floors.

  • A unique cleaner that lifts soil from the surface of the urethane finish without leaving a film
  • Ready-to-Use formula
  • Great for spot and routine cleaning
  • No rinsing and no dulling film
  • The right product for your hardwood or laminate floor!
  • Developed by the hardwood flooring experts
Bruce Hardwood & Laminate Floor Cleaner Trigger Spray
Rated 4 out of 5 by 1 reviewer.
Rated 4 out of 5 by Best looking hardwood floor we've seen We installed 400 square feet of the Maple Sumatra in our kitchen/ dining area and it looks better than we imagined it would. It's absolutely beautiful! Just the right amount of variation and grain and not too much which was important to us since we knew we had a lot of movement in the granite we picked out. The color is perfect with the cream colored cabinets and dark cherry island. The quality of the wood was excellent which is what you'd expect for the select rating it has.. (We had ordered 18 boxes of another company"s wood that was labeled natural grade and had to return all of them for a refund from the store where we bought it.. That store's flooring sales people said they'd never seen anything like it before; it was worse than cabin grade. So that is when we decided to go with Bruce and only select grade. We knew when we opened the boxes and felt the smooth edges that it was select grade. And for onl;y $1.10 more/ square foot than the original very poor quality wood from the other company.) I think out of all the boxes there were only a few pieces that couldn't be used. The only reason I didn't give it 5 stars is because even though Maple is rated fairly hard, this seems to chip easily. Not a lot of places, but when it does, the white of the maple shows through the finish and is very visible. I can't see where the places are since my husband filled them in with an matching wood colored crayon. Even with this the floor is so breathtakingly beautiful, that I'd buy the same wood again and am thinking about replacing oak flooring I have other places in the house with this wood. September 1, 2013
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