Thanks to its durability and beautiful color, Red oak from northern America has been widely migeof used in making cabinet door and other furniture, which makes the red oak one of the popular timbers in furniture industry.
However, not all red oak are as beautiful as expected, because there are many other varieties and derivative subspecies. What we discuss this time is only the kind that has been frequently used in furniture making.
The quality of red oak in northern America is considered the best. Its growing speed is also relative slow because of its short season of growth. But its color is more average and the price is far higher than the red oak from Appalachian mountains or southern part. office partition
The best red oak is produced from Peninsula of Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota of northern America. All the red oak from these area has a special name—the Northern Glacier Red Oak. Because of tardy development, the annual ring of Northern Glacier Red Oak is very tight, the pattern in it is delicate and beautiful. The light wheat color of the board it made is quite average with its high stability.