Oak and Alder Finish Tones

Choose the wood finish that's right for you!

Shown here are representations of the two oak finish tones and Alder. Please remember that there can be wide variations between the colors displayed here and the actual wood tones.

See the actual finishes on your dealer's showroom floor.

Discover for yourself. Visit your local retailer and explore each piece. Try the drawers. Check out the craftsmanship. Find those secret compartments. Notice the overall beauty and elegance. Once you do this, we’re sure you’ll want to become a part of the growing Furniture Traditions’ family of satisfied customers.

Northern Red Oak

Our Oak furniture is crafted from the best Oak money can buy: Northern Red Oak. This excellent hardwood gives our furniture tight grain patterns with beautiful, consistent color. All drawer fronts, raised panel doors, moldings and face frames are solid Northern Red Oak. Veneers are used to enhance and strengthen the quality of your furniture. More on Oak Furniture »

Alder Hardwood

Alder the most abundant hardwood in the Pacific Northwest of America. Early settlers called Alder the "Tree of Life". In fact, many Alder bridges erected centuries ago are still standing and in use today.

All drawer fronts, raised panel doors, moldings and face frames are solid Alder hardwood. Veneers are used to enhance and strengthen the quality of your furniture.

 

Medium Woodland Oak Finish
Medium Woodland Oak

Alder hardwood finish
Alder hardwood with "Warm Chestnut Finish"