We have a wide selection of the finest timbers, each with their unique characteristics that will help shape your floors.
Grows In: America , Europe
White Oak is the American classic, used widely in “Mission” style furniture where the distinctive rays found in the quarter sawn grain are sought. White oak timbers are reported to have exceptional resistance to wear which makes them highly suitable for applications such as flooring in heavy traffic areas.
The timber is straight grained with a pleasing and there may and flash of darker or lighter colour. There might be some odd small knots and there are occasional crotches, swirls and burls, and plainswan boards have plumed or flare-grained appearance.
The heartwood is variable in color, and ranges from light tan or pale yellow brown to pale or dark brown. White Oak has a medium high degree of color variability and ranges from light tan colors to medium tan colors with a grayish cast to medium brown colors.