American Cherry is a traditional favorite amond custom home builders. This beautiful wood features graining that goes varies from straight to a flame pattern. It sands to a very smooth finish and is easy to mill and glue up. Carpenters love to work with this wood. It commonly contains small pits in the wood. It finishes extremely well. It can be clear coated or easily stained along a broad spectrum of colors. You will find cherry stained from a dark, chocolate color to clear coat everything in between. It is one of the more expensive hardwoods and is used in some of the most exclusive custom homes in America. Furniture makers enjoy working with this beautiful wood as well. It is not as har as some of the other choices, but few can rival its natural beauty.
Once plentiful, cherry is still relatively easy to find, but is more expensive than many of the other choices. The use of cherry wood in a home makes statement about its owner. American Cherry truly is an American classic.