Other woods are popular for awhile and then go out of style; red oak stands the test of time. Red-tinged brown heartwood and creamy tones create a subtle but distinct contrast that makes this wood beautiful to look at. A consistent grain adds to the grace of the overall presentation of the wood. The understated beauty will complement any style of home. Red oak is available in select or rustic grades to match your decorating style.
Red Oak Rift & Quarter Sawn
Not unlike its plain sawn counterpart, rift and quarter sawn red oak contains brown heartwood that is tinged with red and soft creamy tones. A consistent grain adds to the grace of this timeless species of wood. The understated beauty of rift and quarter sawn red oak can complement any style of home.
Red Oak Specifications
- Source: Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota
- Widths: 2-1/4”, 3-1/4”, 4”, 5” (Other widths available)
- Lengths: 1’-8’ (Longer lengths available)
- Grade: Select, Rustic, Common, or Rift and Quartered
- Hardness: 1290
- Stability: Above Average
- Light sensitivity: Moderate