3-Step Cabinet Design Process ... Step 1 - Choosing Cabinets
is an open-grained hardwood with varying patterns ranging
from straight grain to wide arcs. When stained, there
will be a noticeable difference in the color shades between
the open and closed grain areas of the wood. Wood cut
from the heartwood will range from pink to a reddish brown.
Because of the distinct character of the grain patterns,
oak is one of the most popular wood species used for cabinetry.