Our Cut-To-Size American Ash Timber is a beautiful and natural hardwood, popular in North America with a strong and elastic composition. Visually akin to oak, this timber features a straight wood grain and medium to coarse texture.
Works great by hand or with the use of machine tools – glues, stains and finishes effective and has steam bending properties. Perfect for a range of different uses, this timber can be used for furniture to flooring, interior joinery to shop fitting.
Name: Fraxinus americana
Origin: Appalachian, Central, Northern & Southern regions
Uses: Furniture, flooring, panelling, doors, kitchens, shop fitting, interior joinery
American ash is popularly used by interior designers and shop fitters, suiting the recent preference for lighter timbers. It can also be stained as oak and used for furniture.