White Oak

American White Oak is a hugely popular hardwood for kitchens, furniture and interior joinery manufacture. It has a strong visible grain and is relatively defect-free. Boards are sold Kiln Dried imported from the Eastern United States and Canada. All our boards are square-edged rough sawn, most are variable widths as with most rough sawn hardwoods however parallel sawn (ripped) is also stocked.

Properties Type Properties Details
Botanical Name: Quercus alba
Colour: Slightly yellow, to light or medium brown
Texture: Medium
Density: 770kg/m3
Thicknesses available: 1″, 1 ¼”, 1 ½”, 2″, 2 ½”, 3”
Durability: Durable to moderately durable
Preservative permeability: Extremely durable
Moisture Movement: Medium