Red Oak

Red Oak is a fast-growing hardwood species. It is pale reddish-brown in color and has a coarse, open grain. Red Oak is often used in the construction of houses and interior finishes, as well as for furniture making.

Red Oak (Lat. Quercus rubra)

Family: Fagaceae
Size: Red Oak can grow up to 100ft (30 m) in height. The trunk can grow to around 100 cm in diameter.
Origin of Kährs Red Oak flooring: North America
Hardness: Heavy, hard and strong. Brinell value: 3.7
Color change: Medium degree of color change with slight ambering over time.

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