Hardwood Planed Timber

At Ridgeons we provide the following Hardwood Joinery Timber; red hardwoods and american white oak. Coming from slower grown broad leave trees, hardwood timber is naturally more durable and denser. American White Oak is used in high quality joinery; flooring, furniture and stairs for... Read More

At Ridgeons we provide the following Hardwood Joinery Timber; red hardwoods and american white oak. Coming from slower grown broad leave trees, hardwood timber is naturally more durable and denser. American White Oak is used in high quality joinery; flooring, furniture and stairs for example.

Hardwoods are classified into three types depending upon where they come from;

- Tropical hardwoods
- Temperate hardwoods
- European hardwoods

Hardwoods vary in finish dependent upon the species, however all hardwoods tend to have a rich attractive finish ideally suited for a stained or lacquered finish.