Wood Choice | Choosing Wood

Choice of Wood Species

Wood choice and what wood to use for certain applications can be complex - we simplify this here.

The choice of species can depend on many factors;

i.            Appearance - read more about figure of wood

ii.           Colour

iii.          Durability

iv.          Workability

v.           Price

vi.          Moisture Content

vii.         Environment impact

… To name a few!

Our wood section describes the properties of each of the of wood species along with lots more information to help you make an informed choice. You can sort by wood durability, price and other factors plus view the colours and learn more about where the timber is from and how it is sourced. Click here to go to timbers.

See our unique comparison tables for more information on which wood to choose - DurabilityWorkabilitySustainability.