Natural wood compound flooring where the life of trees breathes.

Discovering of beautiful tree types suitable for flooring materials; stable procurement of environmentally conscious high-quality timbe; development of grain activation treatment and veneer design corresponding to each tree type; painting technology to keep its grain pure・・・. By adding hands of skilled craftsmen, you can enjoy the fresh wod texture and vivid wood grain created by nature.

Characteristics of tree
Sycamore shows curly figure characteristic to this tree with shiny texture like silk. There is no tree species ever before that makes feel of creation committed to the life of tree. It has been prized by the royal aristocracy as “the tree of king” from the ancient Roman era, and has been used for interior decoration of the British royal family ship and for Stradivarius violin making. The material shows white to yellowish white throughout, and the boundary between core material and sapwood is unclear. It changes to amber color of soft texture as time passes. The grain runs almost straight, but the grain lines are disturbed due to the bumps and unevenness that occurs in the trunk, and the curly figure appears as the tree age gets older. And, it show very fine wood texture. The fluctuation of texture and fine skin produces sparkle and shine that brings silky texture. Also around the interspersed pin knot (leaf node), distinctive shine is produced from the disturbance of the wood texture, giving the silky skin more transparency.
Origin Central Europe
Classification Temperate hardwood ・ Aceraceae

Tree story

Floor with beauty of wood skin

It shows a clear whitening, silky shine, and fine texture. Talk about your skin? No, it’s about flooring. Sycamore, which was prized by the royal aristocracy since ancient times and was also used on the back side (boden) of the luxury violin Stradivarius, features silk shimmering and delicate woods that change its expression in the viewing angle.

The material totally shows white to yellowish white, the skin is very fine. As women who change the aged engraved wrinkles to become attractive, the grain of Sycamore is also disturbed by the age of trees to the curly figure. This wood grain fluctuation and fine skin produces sparkle and shine, which brings silk texture. Human skin and floor unexpectedly share with many common points. It goes without saying that scattering dotted pin knot (leaf nodes) are one of the charm points like a dimple.