How to Dry Walnut Wood?

Answer Wood contains moisture that must be removed before it is suitable for use as lumber. Water can make up half the weight of wood before it's dried. If wood is not properly dried before using it as bu... Read More »

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Walnut Vs. Cherry Wood?

Walnut and cherry are two North American hardwoods used in making furniture, cabinetry and veneers. These two woods show different color, texture and aging properties. Both woods are strong and dur... Read More »

How to Care for Walnut Wood?

Careless use, together with changes in temperature and humidity, can cause expensive walnut and other hardwood furniture to deteriorate over time. Mass produced modern furniture is often finished w... Read More »

What color is walnut wood?

The sapwood, or the outer part of the walnut tree, is creamy white. The heartwood, or the inner part of the tree, is much darker and more chocolate in color. If it is kiln-dried it becomes a dull b... Read More »

Is walnut a hard wood?

Walnut wood refers to black walnut, which is a hardwood. It grows throughout the eastern US. It is used for furniture, cabinets, floors, doors, paneling and gunstocks. The grain is usually straight... Read More »