Due to the natural and unique characteristics of wood, random grain patterns, wood color differences, mineral streaking and random markings are all normal occurrences and will be present in all wood products. There can be "dye lot" variations which will create differences in the color of the finished products. Additionally, the color you see on your monitor or device may be dramatically different from the actual color. It is highly recommended that you request an actual color sample at the time you place your order. Wilding Wallbeds can not be held responsible for color variations between your device / monitor and the true color of our samples. Please call toll free (866) 877-7803 for a free wood sample.

Wood Selections

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Alder wood is the most popular wood choice. People tend to love alder because of its consistent tone, less prominent grain and lack of knots. It could be referred to as a chameleon wood because of its acceptance of stain it can be made to look like many other woods, but for less money. Alder is very easy to work with and is less prone to blowouts or chipping.

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Oak has a beautifully distinctive amount of grain that truly sets it apart from other woods. It is easily identifiable by its long curvy patterns of darker and lighter rings, with consistent small tick marks throughout. Wilding Wallbeds has the ability to stain oak wood from the traditional red tones to blonde, gray, brown or even dark tones. As stated earlier, oak has a distinctive amount of grain so when it is painted, the color is consistent but the wood grain is still visible.

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It is known for its relatively clean grain, with darker pockets of hardened sap. Cherry can vary in colors from blonde to darker streaks of grain patterns. Cherry is a high end wood that is absolutely gorgeous. When people think of cherry often they assume that it will be red because the fruit it produces is red. Though there may be veins of red throughout the wood it has a wide spectrum of colors with the most prominent being blonde. Cherry wood is fairly easy to work with and accepts stains evenly and well. This means that you have the option to darken the wood and add different colors to highlight its natural beauty

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Naturally, Mahogany is a darker wood, and it accepts stain very well. The grain is what makes mahogany truly unique. Similar to oak is has consistent little tick marks, or grain depressions, but different than oak it has straight vertical grain pattern that doesn’t loop or swirl. Because of these vertical patterns mahogany is often used in modern and contemporary designs. These simple designs allow the grain to be the main focus of the piece of furniture. With that in mind, mahogany is also used in traditional settings allowing the grain to compliment the intricacy of the craftsmanship

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Paint Grade Wood

Paint Grade wood is an engineered plywood, that uses a hardwood core with a smooth MDF skin. This outer layer of MDF is designed to be painted and creates a smooth finish void of any grain, or imperfections that are present in wood.

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