Wood Guide

Below is a selection of the different types of woods we use in our products. If you have any other types in mind, get in touch as we're happy to accommodate.

Ash

Ash

Creamy white to light brown with a pronounced grain similar to oak. Used for interior joinery, shopfitting and furniture.

Oak

Oak

Light tan to biscuit-coloured and usually straight grained. A very durable hardwood which is suitable for interior and exterior joinery, shopfitting and furniture.

Pine

Pine

Pale, reddish brown wood, the best grades are used for furniture, joinery and turning. Requires preservative and protective coating if used externally.

Cherry

Cherry

Rich red to reddish brown, it has a fine, straight, close grain with narrow brown pith flecks and small gum pockets. It is suitable for furniture, cabinetmaking and high-class joinery.

Black Walnut

Black Walnut

Rich dark brown to purplish black suitable for high-quality interior joinery and furniture.

Mahogany

Mahogany

Mahogany timber is generally used for exterior and interior joinery, shop fittings, and flooring. Once treated it can be used for exterior cladding or other uses where exposure is a factor.