The following is acceptable for interior use
Canada & United States
Eastern White Oak or Stave Oak
A beige to medium brown wood with medium to coarse texture with very good strength and medium to heavy weight.
Can be milled and planed easily.
Will cut joints easily but routing can chip a little.
Takes most finishes beautifully and sands to a fine surface.
Furniture, cabinet making, & flooring.
A slightly cheaper alternative to Red Oak, but most commonly used in period pieces.
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