Name: - Beech
Sources: -Europe, including Great Britain
Colour: -White or pinkish brown
Advantages: -Beech is ver hard and tough. It is also strong, with
a close straight grain. Beech polishes well and withstands shocks and
Disadvantages: - It is not suitable for permanent outdoor use because
it is not durable when exposed to changes in moisture. It can be heavy
because it is so dense and may be difficult to work.
Uses: - Kitchen surface tops, indoor chairs, floors, wooden toys,
plywood and turned products.