Red Oak - Wood & Stains
Red Oak is a classic wood type that is perfect for a traditional styled home. It has been a staple of Amish furniture builders and provides a warm, comfortable ambiance.
Orange-reddish hue with the sapwood being white to light brown.
Pronounced opened grain. The stain absorbs into this open grain pattern becoming darker where the grain is close and lighter where the grain is more open.
Very durable with good wear-resistance. The grain pattern can help hide minor dents and wear.
This is an ideal choice if you desire a warm or more traditional look.
Red Oak has a rating of 1290 on the Janka Hardness Scale*.
Furniture pictured in Red Oak