Woods and Colors
Choose your favorite wood from American Cherry, Red Oak, Mahogany, or Maple
Choose between natural color or wood beautifully stained in rich wood tones.
Cherry is perhaps the most popular wood, and with good reason. It has a wonderful grain and color. You can choose from 3 different finishes for cherry.
- Natural Cherry
- Medium Cherry
- Dark Cherry
Natural Cherry has no stain, but will darken naturally over time into a rich chestnut colored reddish brown.
See more about the color of Natural Cherry Here.
Medium Cherry is similar to the color of old cherry.
Dark Cherry is the color of many old cherry antiques and is what many people prefer.
Small Paper Cabinet in Natural Cherry
Turned Knob Detail in Dark Cherry
Maple is a classic cabinet hardwood, left natural with no stain it is a pale blonde tan.
Very clean and light.
Dark maple is a deep brown color, very rich like coffee, but without the reddish tone of Dark Cherry.
2 Drawer Paper Cabinet in Natural Maple - Large Size
Large size Special Monitor Stand in Dark Maple
Dark Mahogany is a striking wood that often has wonderful ribbon patterns as well as great color. Mahogany looks best when stained a deep brown like the old growth wood that is no longer available. We use the highest quality aniline dyes for this.
They are expensive, but they are worth the cost. They are not only very colorfast, but even more important they are very transparent, even when used in a strong, dark tint. They will not cover up or conceal the grain of the wood like off the shelf pigment stains do.
Special Low Monitor Stand in Mahogany - large Size
American Red Oak is bold with an open grain. This oak is natural and has a soft amber glow.
Large Monitor Stand with Drawer & Cubby in Oak
Other Ways to Work with the Color
Sometimes we only want to change the color a little bit, and in a particular way.
The photo on the left shows the use of color toning to remove red from mahogany. See More