There are many types of wood used in solid wood kitchen cabinets, depending on price and personal preference. The following types of wood can be used for custom solid wood kitchen cabinets.
1. American Red Birch
The density is too small; the brown holes are fine and shallow, so it can only be used as a sealing paint; the texture is not obvious, and the clear watercolor is suitable for light colors and suitable for bottom repair; the color difference of the substrate is small; the stability is good, and it is not easy to deform. Many merchants call it South American cherry wood, which is one of the better door panel materials, suitable for kitchen cabinet door panels and wardrobe door panels.
2. American Ash
Medium-density; brown holes are thicker and darker, suitable for open paint; obvious texture, suitable for white antique and gold-finished products; substrate color difference is small, can replace oak for light-colored products; good stability, not easy to deform.
3. American Red Oak
The density is larger, the brown holes are thicker and deeper, suitable for open paint; the texture is obvious, there are many mountain grains, and the diagonal texture is more, suitable for clear water bottom polishing products; not suitable for clear water light-colored products; American red oak material is harder, It is easy to shape and engraving. It is a good choice for cabinet door panels, wardrobe door panels, wall panels, and solid wood doors. It is also suitable for retro style. Oak has a better waterproof performance.
4. American Red Cherry
Medium-density; brown holes are fine and light, and can only be used as a closed paint, and can be used as a primer; the texture is more obvious, and the clear watercolor can be dark; the color difference of the substrate is small; the stability is good, the American red oak material is fine and the texture It can be cut evenly and can be shaped and carved. It is the material of choice for high-end furniture.
5. Brazilian Rosewood
It has high hardness and pleasing color. It is different from the rosewood produced in Southeast Asia. The Brazilian rosewood has less tiger skin texture and is delicate and easy to engrave. It is a high-grade and precious wood. With the decreasing output of Southeast Asian rosewood, Brazilian rosewood is more and more sought after. Its market price is also increasing year by year, becoming the new favorite of value-preserving and value-added furniture materials.
Custom solid wood cabinets not only consider the price and appearance but also choose what wood to use according to the actual situation. If you have any questions, please contact us.