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Elevate your Flooring Experience with Cincinnati Dowel

Apr 22, 2024
Elevate your Flooring Experience with Cincinnati Dowel

Flooring is an integral aspect of any building project, playing a crucial role in both the aesthetic and functional attributes of a space. Cincinnati Dowel & Wood Products, with its extensive experience and commitment to quality, offers a range of flooring products designed to meet and exceed the expectations of homeowners, contractors, and architects alike.

In this post, we delve into the uses and features of our side grain floor plugs, end grain floor plugs, and slip tongue (floor spline), showcasing how these products contribute to the impeccable finish and longevity of your flooring. 

Side Grain Floor Plugs

Side Grain Floor Plugs 


Side grain floor plugs are a favorite among woodworkers and contractors for their ability to seamlessly blend with the grain of the flooring, resulting in a virtually invisible finish. These plugs are cut in a way that the grain runs parallel to the top surface, making them an ideal choice for covering screw holes in hardwood floors. 


Features and Benefits: 


Aesthetic Appeal: The parallel grain pattern of side grain floor plugs ensures a consistent and attractive finish, maintaining the natural beauty of your hardwood floors.

Easy to Install: These plugs are designed for a snug fit, making the installation process straightforward and efficient. 

Durable: Made from high-quality wood, our side grain floor plugs are built to last, ensuring that your floors remain in pristine condition for years to come. 

Our wide selection of Side Grain Floor Plugs can be found here!  

End Grain Floor Plugs

End Grain Floor Plugs 


End grain floor plugs are another excellent option for concealing screw holes in wooden floors. Unlike side grain plugs, these are cut perpendicular to the grain, showcasing the growth rings of the tree. They are also a more affordable plug option compared to the side grain floor plugs.  


Features and Benefits: 


Unique Aesthetic: End grain floor plugs provide a distinct look, adding character and a touch of rustic charm to your flooring. 

Versatility: Suitable for a variety of applications, these plugs are not just limited to flooring; they can also be used in furniture and decking.

Strength and Durability: The perpendicular cut of end grain plugs enhances their ability to handle wear and tear, making them a robust choice for high-traffic areas. 

Our wide selection of End Grain Floor Plugs can be found here!  


Slip Tongue (Floor Spline) 


Slip tongue, or floor spline, is a vital component used in tongue and groove flooring systems. It is inserted into the groove of a floorboard, allowing for the next board to be attached securely, facilitating a stable and smooth connection between boards. 


Features and Benefits: 


Enhanced Stability: Slip tongue ensures a tight and secure fit between floorboards, enhancing the overall stability and longevity of your flooring. 

Versatility: Compatible with various types of flooring, slip tongue provides a reliable solution regardless of your choice of material. 

Easy Installation: Designed for a hassle-free installation, slip tongue helps in creating a seamless floor surface, contributing to both the aesthetic and functional quality of your flooring.

Our Hardwood Floor Spline is offered in an Installer pack containing 1,000 linear feet cut into 36” pieces and can be purchased on our website here.  

High-Quality Flooring Products with Cincinnati Dowel & Wood Products 


At Cincinnati Dowel & Wood Products, we understand the importance of quality flooring products in achieving a flawless and durable finish.  

Our side grain floor plugs, end grain floor plugs, and slip tongue are crafted with precision, offering both aesthetic appeal and unmatched functionality.  

Whether you’re working on a residential or commercial project, our flooring products are designed to meet your needs, ensuring a beautiful and long-lasting result.  

Explore our range today and discover how we can help elevate your flooring experience to new heights. 

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