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BELLAWOOD Select 3/4"x3 1/4" Santos Mahogany Myroxylon Balsamum 2200 Clear Finish Solid

BELLAWOOD  3/4" x 3-1/4" Santos Mahogany

BELLAWOOD Select 3/4"x3 1/4" Santos Mahogany Myroxylon Balsamum 2200 Clear Finish Solid
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SKU: 10012370
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BELLAWOOD 3/4" x 3-1/4" Santos Mahogany Prefinished Solid Hardwood Flooring

Finished to Last. We apply our durable, industry-leading finish to each board using a groundbreaking multi-layered, micro-particle process for superior wear and scratch resistance. So, go ahead?bring on life and everything that comes with it. Your Bellawood floor will stay beautiful year after year.

Santos Mahogany offers a lavish reddish brown with lighter orange-browns spread across its fine grain. And it's known the world over for its exceptional strength, making it a great choice for high-traffic businesses and busy homes as well. For those who demand exquisite beauty combined with proven durability, Santos Mahogany is simply ideal.
This product is proudly finished in the USA.

About "Select Grade" Flooring
Select Grade has the most uniform color with no large knots and the longest average lenght of planks. Also referred to as First Grade.

Crafted to a Higher Standard. Every board is milled to precise specifications to ensure ease of install and topped with our industry-leading scratch-resistant finish. In fact, quality control engineers walk over 12 miles a day inspecting each board, before and after the finishing process.

  We caught up with real Lumber Liquidators' customers who volunteered to discuss their floor shopping, buying and installation experiences. In no way did these customers receive compensation for their kind words. (They're speaking straight from the heart.)

 

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  • Brand:  BELLAWOOD
  • FLOORING SKU:  10012370
  • Limited Warranty:  100 years
  • Trade Name:  Santos Mahogany
  • Botanical Name:  Myroxylon Balsamum
  • Marketing Name:  Santos Mahogany
  • Janka Rating:  2200
  • AC Rating:  N/A
  • Grade:  Select
  • Color Shade:  Dark
  • Width:  3 1/4"
  • Thickness:  3/4"
  • Construction:  Solid
  • Installation Type:  Nail, Staple
  • Sq. Ft. Per Box:  22.75
  • Hardness Rating:  71% harder than Red Oak
  • Waste:  5%
  • Weight per box/unit:  83.03
  • Installation Details:  Installation Guide.pdf
  • Catalog Page:  BELLAWOOD Catalog Page

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BELLAWOOD3/4" x 3-1/4" Select Santos Mahogany
 
4.7

(based on 19 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (14)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 3 Stars

     

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Attractive finish (19)
  • Beautiful color (19)
  • Easy to clean (15)
  • Easy to install (14)
  • Durable (12)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Dining room (12)
    • Living room (12)
    • Family room (10)
    • Bedroom (8)
    • Office (7)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual do-it-yourselfer (8), Beginner (4), Avid do-it-yourselfer (3), Professional (3)

    Reviewed by 19 customers

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    5.0

    OUTSTANDING PERFECT THE BEST

    By WARENECK

    from YORKTOWN VIRGINIA

    About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

    Pros

    • Attractive Finish
    • Beautiful Color
    • Durable
    • Easy To Clean
    • Easy To Install

    Cons

    • Scratches Easily

    Best Uses

    • Dining Room
    • Family Room
    • Living Room

    Comments about BELLAWOOD 3/4" x 3-1/4" Select Santos Mahogany:

    ADDED TO MY FAMILY ROOM TO ADD TO MY KITCHEN WHICH HAD THE SAME FLOOR AND BELLA WOOD. PERFECT NOW ALMOST THE ENTIRE BACK OF MY HOUSE HAS THIS FLOORING. WE HAD THE KITCHEN DONE IN THE BELLA WOOD ABOUT 7 YEARS AGO NOW WE FINISHED THE SAME PRODUCT IN OUR AJOINING FAMILY ROOM PERFECT LOOK!!!!!!!!

       
      5.0

      Very nice

      By Spacedout

      from Maryland

      About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

      Pros

      • Attractive Finish
      • Beautiful Color
      • Easy To Clean
      • Easy To Install

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Bedroom
        • Dining Room
        • Family Room
        • Kitchen
        • Living Room
        • Office

        Comments about BELLAWOOD 3/4" x 3-1/4" Select Santos Mahogany:

        The Bellawood Santos Mahogany flooring is strikingly attractive, and is now the nicest feature in my new kitchen. It's one of LL's more expensive flooring materials, but the finished result is well worth the added cost. I installed it myself with the help of a knowledgeable friend. Out of 6 boxes (130 sq ft), only a couple of small boards were imperfect.

         
        5.0

        beautiful color and high quality stuff

        By newowner

        from Nashua, NH

        About Me Beginner

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Attractive Finish
        • Beautiful Color
        • Durable
        • Easy To Clean

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about BELLAWOOD 3/4" x 3-1/4" Select Santos Mahogany:

            guests are impressed by the look of our floor, very nice color and quite good quality.
            Highly recommended.

            (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Fantastic change!

            By Andy

            from SW Pa

            About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

            Verified Reviewer

            Pros

            • Attractive Finish
            • Beautiful Color
            • Durable
            • Easy To Clean
            • Easy To Install
            • No waste

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Bedroom
              • Dining Room
              • Family Room
              • Living Room
              • Office

              Comments about BELLAWOOD 3/4" x 3-1/4" Select Santos Mahogany:

              Installed the Santos Mahogany in our dining room. Over an existing 1/2" hardwood floor on pine sub-floor. Initially we intended on getting American Cherry but after testing the sample we decided it was too soft for our use since we have an active German Shorthaired Pointer and visits from our 3 yr old grand-daughter. The color is not a match for the cherry but we liked it also and the sample showed that it is much more scratch and dent proof. Its only been installed 4 weeks now but looks like its going to hold up well.
              I installed the floor myself using a pneumatic flooring nailer. The first 2 rows and the last 3 had to be hand nailed. I found that although the nailer only split 3 tongues (slightly) you cannot hand nail without predrilling the flooring or it will split every time.
              I had very little waste. Probably because the room was 14 feet long and the boards are arranged in the carton at 7'2" long. Each carton had 3 boards 7'2" and a nice even mix from 12" to 64". There were about 6 pieces that I did not like the grain/color/finish but they were all able to be cut for end pieces. Had calculated 188sq feet so with waste allowence had to buy 9 cartons, and ended up with a full carton left.
              Right now we're very pleased with the look and quality and would not hesitate to buy again.
              The only disappoinment was the "matching" carpet transition trim. The color was nowhere near the flooring color and its not made of Santos Mahogany.

              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Santos Mahogany Queen of Hardwood Floors

              By Jennifer

              from Millburn, NJ

              About Me Beginner

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Attractive Finish
              • Beautiful Color
              • Durable
              • Easy To Clean
              • Easy To Install
              • Rich Luster

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Dining Room
                • Living Room

                Comments about BELLAWOOD 3/4" x 3-1/4" Select Santos Mahogany:

                When the floor was just installed, my whole family was amazed by the beautiful look, the dining room and living room looks completely different now with this high end hardwood floors. I had a lot of research and shop around, eventually I selected Bellawood Santos Mahogany to be installed in the largest area of my house - the living and dining combination room which is about 500 sq ft, and I am really proud of my decision. The price is not cheap but it is worth every penny I spent. I saw on website some people call Brazilian Teak for "King of Hardwood Floors", if that's the case, then Bellawood Santos Mahogany must be Queen of Hardwood Floors.

                Service and delivery comments:

                The sales manager Charlie and other staffs in Fairfield NJ store helped me made the final decision on selecting Bellawood Santos Mahogany, all staffs from that store are super friendly, patient and very knowledgeable about all solid hardwood floors. Thank you for helped me making decision for my whole house hardwood floors.

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                4.0

                Absolutely gorgeous

                By Glor

                from Mt. Top, PA

                About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • Attractive Finish
                • Beautiful Color
                • Easy To Install

                Cons

                • Some scratches and dents

                Best Uses

                • Kitchen

                Comments about BELLAWOOD 3/4" x 3-1/4" Select Santos Mahogany:

                The flooring really beautified my Kitchen and entry
                There were a few boards damaged in the box.

                 
                5.0

                Totally worth the money

                By First time renovator

                from Queens, NY

                About Me Beginner

                Pros

                • Attractive Finish
                • Beautiful Color
                • Durable
                • Easy To Clean
                • Easy To Install

                Cons

                • Many damaged pieces

                Best Uses

                  Comments about BELLAWOOD 3/4" x 3-1/4" Select Santos Mahogany:

                  The flooring has been installed in the whole house and is absolutely stunning. It was a little pricey, but so worth it. The only negative was that there were a lot of damaged pieces that couldn't be used. It ended up costing quite a bit more in materials because of it. The store wasn't too helpful, but the product is awesome!!

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  4.0

                  Beautiful Floor

                  By Glen Ellyn Mom

                  from Glen Ellyn, IL

                  About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

                  Verified Reviewer

                  Pros

                  • Attractive Finish
                  • Beautiful Color
                  • Easy To Clean
                  • Easy To Install

                  Cons

                  • Scratches Easily

                  Best Uses

                  • Bedroom
                  • Dining Room
                  • Family Room
                  • Living Room
                  • Office

                  Comments about BELLAWOOD 3/4" x 3-1/4" Select Santos Mahogany:

                  We installed this floor in our LR. The room is approx. 300 sq. ft. and we completed the project in two days with no prior experience in floor installation. So, while it's hard work, it is a do-able job for a beginner and beautiful results are not hard to achieve. My one disappointment is that we have already managed to gouge/scratch the floor in one location and we're not sure how it happened. Hopefully this is not a sign of things to come.

                  Service and delivery comments:

                  Delivery was as promised and with the exception of a handful of boards, the condition of the product was excellent.

                  (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Stunning floor!

                  By AJ

                  from Manassas, VA

                  About Me Professional

                  Verified Reviewer

                  Pros

                  • Attractive Finish
                  • Beautiful Color
                  • Durable
                  • Easy To Clean
                  • Easy To Install

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Dining Room
                    • Family Room
                    • Living Room

                    Comments about BELLAWOOD 3/4" x 3-1/4" Select Santos Mahogany:

                    I initially installed the 3/4 x 3 1/4 Santos Mahogany in my dining room and absolutely loved it. Since the living room was adjacent to the dining room, several months later I decided to do the same wood in the living room. Albeit a slight difference in the wood grain/color, I fell even more in love with this wood. It is so beautiful! It adds a warmth and class to the room that is unmatched by any other flooring product. I was a flooring professional (installation) for 7 years and have seen/installed many different types of floors - ceramic being my specialty - and this floor is the best I've ever used. This was only my second wood floor installation but it was very easy to do; just time consuming. If you're thinking about a wood floor, it would be hard to beat this fabulous product.
                    Beautiful finish.
                    Easy to clean.
                    Durable (within reason - I wouldn't drag my furniture across the floor)
                    Easy to install.
                    Worth the price.

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    4.0

                    Looks Awesome

                    By D.T.

                    from LaSalle, Ontario, Canada

                    About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Attractive Finish
                    • Beautiful Color
                    • Durable
                    • Easy To Clean
                    • Easy To Install

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Bedroom
                      • Dining Room
                      • Office

                      Comments about BELLAWOOD 3/4" x 3-1/4" Select Santos Mahogany:

                      All of the different colours and grains with this wood makes any room instantly have character. It would highly recommend this product to family and friends.

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                      • Q:

                        Can this floor be put down on a 3/4 inch particle board subfloor that was laid over 5/8 inch plywood.

                        Joe M
                        Asked on 1/26/2013 by Joe M from Glens Falls, NY

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Reviewer

                          A:

                          Unfortunately not as a nail-down.
                          You can find complete installation instructions on the product page by clicking on the specs tab and then clicking on - Installation Guide.pdf
                          Thank you for writing in.

                          Answered on 2/5/2013 by cc-2
                      • Q:

                        We are trying to come close to a discontinued product by Lauzon.
                        What are the edges on this? Ours have V edges on all sides.
                        Asked on 11/19/2011 by Anonymous

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Reviewer

                          A:

                          This product does have a micro-bevel on all four edges, I would get a sample to make sure it is a match,
                          Thank you for your inquiry.

                          Answered on 11/22/2011 by Anonymous
                      • Q:

                        Is this cabreuva?
                        Asked on 11/18/2011 by Val from Brooklyn, NY

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Reviewer

                          A:

                          Yes it is. The Botanical name of this flooring species is Cabreuva Vermelha.
                          Thank you for your inquiry.

                          Answered on 11/21/2011 by customer care 2
                      • Q:

                        wil it become darker or lighter from the original color
                        Asked on 6/12/2011 by bella from mi

                        1 answer

                        • CUSTOMER CARE

                          A:

                          The natural color will fade slightly overtime.

                          Answered on 6/15/2011 by Tech & Install
                      • Q:

                        I recently had this floor installed in my home and I love it. I do notice the spacing in between the planks. Also, when walking barefoot on the floor I feel grooves like the planks aren't even. Is that normal for hardwood flooring? I think maybe I'm being too critical.
                        Asked on 6/7/2011 by Anonymous

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Reviewer

                          A:

                          A pre-finished hardwood floor will have a certain amount variances between the boards and slight variances in height. If you believe that they are excessive please Please call our Customer Service Dept. @ (800) 366-4204
                          Lumber Liquidators posts installation instructions on our website through the Customer Care and Flooring 101 web pages for easy installation, including helpful hints.

                          Answered on 6/8/2011 by customer care 2
                      • Q:

                        We are having problems trying to coordinate a good flow in an open floor plan between the family room and kitchen and are thinking about bringing the hardwood floor all the way into the kitchen. Would you recommend Santos Mahogany as kitchen flooring?
                        Asked on 5/27/2011 by Anonymous from Haymarket, VA

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Reviewer

                          A:

                          Yes I would, Santos Mahogany is a beautiful exotic wood that has a Janka rating of 2200 (almost twice as hard as Red Oak).
                          Of course as with any natural wood product any spills would need to be wiped up promptly.

                          Answered on 6/3/2011 by customer care 2
                      • Q:

                        Where is the wood milled?
                        Asked on 4/9/2011 by Lynn from Hollywood, MD

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Reviewer

                          A:

                          This is a species from South America and is harvested and milled there.

                          Answered on 4/12/2011 by customer care 2
                      • Q:

                        is this finish glossy? Does it show dust easily?
                        Asked on 1/10/2011 by Anonymous

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Reviewer

                          A:

                          This is not a high gloss finish, it is called a 50/50 gloss which is between satin and semigloss.
                          So dust will be less noticeable than a gloss finish.

                          Answered on 1/14/2011 by customer care 2
                      • Q:

                        Can you use this wood as a floating floor? Can you drive a wheelchair on it without denting the floor? Is there a wood like this Mahogany in a lighter shade?
                        Asked on 10/8/2010 by Ted from Chicago

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Reviewer

                          A:

                          The only way to float this floor is over our Elastilon underlayment. Depending on the type of wheels on the chair, it should not dent. This looks like the lightest floor that has the hardness that you are looking at.

                          Answered on 10/12/2010 by customer care 2
                      • Q:

                        Which wood species is the most durable to heavy traffic, kids, pets, farm workers, etc? Definitely wanting a Bellawood.
                        Asked on 8/18/2010 by Confused from Moline, IL

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Reviewer

                          A:

                          Our hardest Bellawood is Brazilian Walnut with a Janka rating of 3840 compared to Redoak (the standard) 1290.
                          HARDWOOD CARE
                          Protect the natural beauty of your hardwood flooring
                          Most major manufacturers of hardwood flooring products, with their advanced aluminum oxide or ceramic finish, provide superior wear; easy, no-wax care; plus superior resistance to staining from all common household products such as coffee, wine, shoe polish, lipstick, mustard, and more. However, a few simple maintenance steps will help protect your investment and keep your hardwood flooring looking like new.

                          For cleaning, make sure you:

                          Use a damp cloth to blot spills and spots as soon as they happen. For tough spots, such as oil, paint, markers, lipstick, ink, tar, or cigarette marks, use mineral spirits on a clean white cloth, then wipe with a damp cloth. Always avoid allowing liquids to stand on your floor.
                          Sweep, dust, or vacuum the floor regularly with a soft floor attachment (not the beater bar) to prevent accumulation of dirt or grit that can scratch or dull the floor finish.
                          Occasionally wipe the floor with a damp mop or cloth.
                          Periodically clean the floor with products safe for urethane finishes
                          While cleaning is easy, there are a few things to avoid:

                          Don't use oil based, wax, polish, or strong ammoniated or abrasive cleaners.
                          Don't use steel wool or scouring powder.
                          Don't wash or wet-mop the floor with soap, water, oil-soap detergent, or any other liquid cleaning material. This could cause swelling, warping, delaminating, and joint-line separation, and void the warranty.
                          Don't use any type of buffing machine.
                          For spots such as candle wax or chewing gum, harden the spot with ice and then gently scrape with a plastic scraper, such as a credit card. Be careful not to scratch the flooring surface. Wipe clean with a damp cloth.
                          Use protective mats
                          Good quality entry and exit mats will help collect the dirt, sand, grit, and other substances such as oil, asphalt, or driveway sealer that can otherwise be tracked onto your flooring. Do not use petroleum based rubber-or foam-backed plastic mats as they may discolor the flooring. To prevent slippage, use an approved no-slip rug underlayment.

                          Use floor protectors on furniture
                          Use floor protectors and wide-load-bearing leg bases/rollers to minimize indentations and scratches from heavy objects. As a rule, the heavier the object, the wider the floor protector should be.

                          Maintain relative humidity level
                          Maintain a normal indoor relative humidity level between 35% and 55% throughout the year to minimize the natural expansion and contraction of wood.

                          Heating season (Dry under 20%): A humidifier is recommended to prevent excess shrinkage due to low humidity levels. Wood stove and electric heat tend to create very dry conditions.
                          Non heating season (Wet over 55%): An air conditioner, dehumidifier or periodically turning on your heating system can maintain humidity during the summer months. Avoid excessive exposure to water during periods of inclement weather.
                          Watch your feet
                          Don't walk on your flooring with stiletto-style heels, spiked golf shoes, or cleats. They may cause indentations in your flooring.

                          Watch your pet's feet
                          Keep pet's nails trimmed to keep them from scratching your flooring.

                          Rearrange your rugs and furniture
                          Periodically rearranging your area rugs and furniture will allow the flooring to age evenly. UV sunlight will soften the tone of different species of hardwood to varying degrees.

                          Answered on 9/18/2010 by customer care 2
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