Oak flooring is a very popular hardwood species and practical choice of wood for its affordability, colour selections, ease of stain application and visual appeal. Red oak is more commonly found in stair treads, saddles, banisters and other transitions in your home. Red oak hardwood has a bit of a pinkish tint with red undertones becoming prominent with lighter stains. Red oak also tends to have stronger graining than white oak with one of its benefits being able to hide any scratches or dents due to high traffic.
Cherished for its timeless beauty and lasting durability, red oak features a distinct wavy grain. A heavy and extremely durable hardwood offers a variety of a rich reddish colours and serves as a striking choice for modern, rustic and traditional spaces.