Maples And Birch

Kempas Wood Flooring

Kempas tends to be an orange-brown often mistaken with mahogany as they share like appearance and similar grain.

With deep reddish (orange-brown) colour tones Kempas is very warm and cosy and is often found in larger governmental buildings like Naval and educational institutions

Kempas has a medium to coarse open texture with a grain that is interlocked and sometimes wavy with streaks of brittle tissue that can be a source of mechanical weakness.

Once a popular choice as a hardwood floor covering used in parquetry styled and strip floors in solid formats, today Kempas hardwood flooring is only available in limited styles of 3 strip and single plank engineered which is becoming more scarce.

Maples & Birch ethically only sell Kempas that is milled from trees sourced from sustainable ethical farmed forests which are regulated by ethical environmental groups/bodies that govern the planets valuable environmental forests.

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Kempas is reported by the IUCN as being conservation dependent, cessation of any current conservation programs has resulted in it being listed as vulnerable/endangered

Kempas is not as common as it used to be and when available imported under license as flooring in only engineered structured as single plank and 3 strip formats

Maples and Birch, 29-30 Roman Way, Coleshill, West Midlands, B46 1HQ
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