Reeb stocks a variety of wood species to match any home’s design. Staining a door brings a layer of beauty and sophistication to an area. Each species of wood has different characteristics, colors, and grain patterns which affect the stain application. To help understand which doors stain well and which are better painted, refer to the stainability icons.
Fir – Simpson
Douglas Fir is a large, generally straight-grained tree characterized by exceptional natural strength, hardness and durability. The wood varies in color from yellowish tan to light, bright brown
Sapele Mahogany – Simpson
Sapele Mahogany has a tight grain and reddish-brown color. The distinctive patterns created by the wood’s varied colors and graining make for an eye-catching door.
Ponderosa Pine – Simpson
Ponderosa Pine is one of America’s most abundant tree species. It has straight, uniform grain with minimal amounts of reddish-brown heartwood. The sapwood has wide growth bands, which are honey-toned or straw-colored.
Oak – Simpson
Oak has a coarse texture and a straight, prominent grain. It accepts a broad range of stains and finishes