White Oak has a light to medium brown color with a greyish cast, a very dense wood. It is straight grained with a coarse, uneven texture. Accepts a wide range of finish tones. Used in construction, furniture, architectural joinery, millworks, cabinetry, etc.
Red Oak is a heavy, very dense wood. It has very prominent rings and grain and has a coarse, uneven texture. Color varies from a light brown to a pinkish reddish brown. Red Oak has wider, swirlier grains than White Oak. It is widely used in furniture, cabinetry and millworks