Maples And Birch

Sapele Wood Flooring

Sapele is golden to reddish dark brown in heartwood with an interlocked grain which can be quilted wavy across the hardwood. The appearance of a finished Sapele hardwood floor is warm with deep reddish-brown colour tone and with a subtle variance of golden undertones.

Sapele is uniformed with a deep lustre which will darken with age and oozes opulence. Sapele is also known as Mahogany from the Tropical African tree, not to be confused with Santos Mahogany, as a Tropical Hardwood it is sourced mainly from Africa. Often spelt Sapelli and Sapeli due to geographical variance in pronunciation Sapele is general to the UK, Europe and the US.

Maples & Birch ethically only sell Sapele 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.

Milled to order Sapele (sometimes misspelt Sapella) is available in Solid and Engineered hardwood floors.

Maples and Birch, 29-30 Roman Way, Coleshill, West Midlands, B46 1HQ
0845 293 9374 | [email protected]

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