Fir (Douglas Fir)

Fir (Douglas Fir) Wood

Grain Type: Straight grained with uniform grain texture

Color: Reddish or yellow brown depending on age

Advantages: One of the most common woods used in North America, very popular with construction projects of all sorts including flooring, easy to work with, easily stained grain

Disadvantages: As a soft wood, fir can be easily damaged when not maintained carefully