If you’re thinking of investing in a wood floor or solid worktop for the kitchen you’ll not only be aware that there is a huge choice of woods, but you’ll also know that amongst the most popular choice of wood flooring and worktops is oak and walnut. Oak and walnut wood flooring are both widely available and the main difference between the two is the grain. This guide will help you recognise the differences between these two popular woods and will assist you in making the best choice to suit your needs.
|Strength||Very Strong||Extremely Strong|
|Shade||Available In Natural and Rural Look||Over Time American Walnut Will lighten and Brazilian Walnut Will Redden|
|Finish Availability||Oiled, Brushed and Oiled, UV Lacquered, Smoked, Unfinished||Oiled, Brushed and Oiled, UV Lacquered, Smoked, Unfinished|
|Price||Excellent Value For Money||Slightly More Expensive|
|Grain Pattern||Tight Grain||Open Grain|