The oiled surface and matt finish of this golden yellow European Oak, give maximum potential for the gorgeous natural pattern of the wood grain to stand out. Swiss Hardwoods-Pine-Engineered wood floor has a traditional yet lively look, this rustic and textured flooring will look amazing in both urban and rural settings. With zero volatile Organic Compounds emitting from a natural product, a Swiss Hardwoods oiled wood floor contributes to healthier indoor air quality. The underlayment of the engineered floor has a moisture barrier, which resists the formation and prevents accumulation of mold. Engineered hardwood flooring is also more stable and sturdier because of its multiple layered construction than solid hardwood flooring, spills will not penetrate as easily because of the oiled surface that provides a shield and long-term protection against water, wine and other irritants.