Features of ash wood
The appearance of ash wood
Application of ash wood
Is ashwood a good wood?
Ashwood is a strong, dense wood with a beautiful color, it is also light weight, aesthetically pleasing. It is used for woodworking projects. It is interesting to know that it is similar to white oak in terms of density and porosity.
Ashwood and furniture
Is ashwood suitable for furniture? Ash wood is an excellent choice for home furniture due to its straight grain and beige to light brown color. It has a high durability and its colorability is good. Many people doubt whether beech wood is suitable for furniture or ashwood? Beech wood is a fine-grained wood that has a light orange to salmon color. Beech wood absorbs moisture and needs care. But Ashwood is not like that.
read more: Beech Wood Vs Walnut Wood
How much does Ashwood cost?
Many customers ask us if ash wood is worth it. Ashwood is a valuable wood and its price is very cheap. It can be said that wood is the favorite of carpenters because it costs less.
Oak wood vs ash wood
Oak wood is a popular wood for furniture making. It is durable and heavy and is known for its open wood grain markings. It is available in two colours. These are red oak, which has a reddish color, and white oak, which is brown or gray in color.
It is often cut to be resistant to warping. Its wavy grain gives the furniture a distinctive look. More often than not, a clear coat is applied to highlight the grain. On the other hand, staining wood can darken the grain and give a two-tone look.
read more: white oak wood
Is ash wood waterproof?
Ash wood is relatively resistant to water. There is no wood that is completely waterproof, the open pores on ash wood absorb moisture. So you have to be careful. If you want to use this wood outdoors, we do not usually recommend it.