Recommended Timbers - Windows & Doors
Listed below are the timbers that we commonly recommend for external windows and doors. In addition, we can source other commercially available timbers for bespoke designs. Contact us to discuss which timber is best for your project.
AMERICAN WHITE OAK
This hardwood from North America compares fairly closely with European oak in general strength.
This so-called brown oak is the result of fungus and is often preferred for its decorative appeal.
Hailing from sustainable forests in Africa. Sapele is a hardwood that stains readily and takes an excellent polish.
Accoya is the world’s leading high technology long life wood and one of the most sustainable building materials
Normally only recommended for internal joinery. Tulip can be stained, polished or painted and holds enamel finishes very well.