Maple samples shown above. Natural finish also available. Other wood options: cherry, oak, pine, tiger maple, wormy chestnut, and antique pine. Light colored stains (ie: Natural and Honey Spice) will show natural imperfections in the wood such as heart, sap, and mineral streaks.
Levels of Distressing: How old do you want your furniture?
- Belt-sanded has no distressing and creates a formal, factory look.
- Light Antiqued combines hand-planing with light distressing, creating a worn but well-cared-for look.
- Antiqued utilizes rough hand-planing with heavy distressing, creating a rugged primitive look.
Plank Top shows off the individual boards and Seamless appears as one large board.
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