Rustic Brown Maple
Rustic Brown Maple shares the same attributes as Brown Maple and features a random blend of natural characteristics that occur much more frequently than in Brown Maple. A variety of grain patterns and colors may appear on the same panel, while other panels may not perfectly match. These are natural characteristics of Rustic Brown Maple and are not considered a defect. Because Rustic Brown Maple has the ability to receive dents and marring more readily than other harder woods, this is a perfect choice for the frequently sought after “distressed look”. Rustic Brown Maple Janka hardness rating = 950.
Rustic Cherry has the natural accentuated characteristics of cherry wood, and it is common to see natural knots on the surface. This is the perfect choice for a natural rustic look. Color range includes white, brown, and deep red with brown flecks. Rustic Cherry Janka hardness rating = 950.
Rustic Hickory is less refined than traditional hickory wood. With Rustic Hickory, the natural characteristics of hickory are intensified. Color ranges from light brown/tan to dark reddish-brown. Rustic Hickory Janka hardness rating = 1820.
Rustic Oak has the same features as oak (Red Oak); however, Rustic Oak will include knots and may have voids (naturally occurring holes in wood). Occasional worm holes are allowed and sometimes present. Rustic Red Oak Janka hardness rating = 1290.
Rustic Quartersawn Oak
The naturally occurring characteristics of Quarter Sawn White Oak are also present in Rustic Quarter Sawn Oak. It is termed “Rustic” because of the intermediary color between Medium and Mahogany Finishes, with just a bit more darkening of the grain texture. Rustic Quarter Sawn White Oak Janka hardness rating = 1360.
Rustic Walnut is most known for its allowance of small knots, pin knots, mineral, and other natural characteristics (i.e. occasional worm holes). Color variations may range from creamy white sapwood to brown heartwood. Its grain is generally straight but can also have a beautiful variety of curly or wavy grain. Rustic Walnut Janka Hardness Rating = 1010.