(Design: Akihaus)

Wood used for flooring can be used for walls, too.

Softer wood options, such as pine, can be considered for use on walls as well.

Mohammad Zain, general manager of wood flooring company Wow Floors, highlights French oak, American walnut and Brazilian rosewood as popular choices for wood feature walls.

Tip #01Engineered wood is dimensionally more stable and less prone to warping when compared to solid wood.

Tip #02: To maintain and upkeep the shine of wood walls, simply sand and apply varnishing treatment that you’d use on wood floors.

Tip #03: Colour changes may occur, depending on how much sunlight the material is exposed to.