brown oak


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The company is currently selling a specialty line of English brown oak stained in deep rich reds and browns after years of functioning as house-sized casks for brewing hard apple ciders and Guinness beer.
The sneaky thief crept inside her house, swiping the dark brown oak clock and taking pounds 30 from a purse which was in another room.
Make a statement with a swivel red tub chair (from pounds 1,216), a semi-circular sofa (from pounds 3,306) or a streamlined table with trays (from pounds 1,884), available in wenge, grey or brown oak.
Oak, particularly what is known as brown oak, is passe."
"European woods Like English sycamore, brown oak and yew wood are very hot this year.
ALNOSquare range in dark brown oak, ALNO (www.alno.co.uk); Aurora range in walnut, MFI (www.mfi.co.uk); Luna range, Sigma 3 Kitchens (www.sigma3.co.uk); Le Mans corner storage cupboard, from pounds 299, Sigma 3 Kitchens (www.sigma3.co.uk); Circosteam Oven, www.neff.co.uk or 0870 513 3090; Circular Plinth Lights, pounds 70 for pack of four, MFI (www.mfi.co.uk); Coffee Machine, pounds 1,263, Caple (www.caple.co.uk)
Brown oak, English brown oak, European oak, pollard oak, pollardok
Brown oak is the name for the European oak trees affected by fungal attack from Fistulina hepatica.
Simple, well proportioned refectory style tables are everywhere, but while the dark brown oak and wenge popular on the continent and in new hotels has passed us by, warmer timbers, such as African and American walnut and Far Eastern exotic woods, such as Macassar and solid teak, are making an appearance and fit very well with the colours of the upholstery and the fabrics.'
Quarter-sawn, figured English brown oak with ray flakes is used, as are light and dark walnut.
In addition to leather, other popular finishes include glass, brushed steel or aluminium which, when combined with either stark, pale woods such as maple or the latest walnut or dark, brown oak, can look very effective.
There's been no Chippendale or Queen Anne styles made of red oak, for example, although North American white oak along with French oak, English oak and English brown oak has been part of the fine furniture tradition."
In sleek brown oak the table is perfect for seating up to six people comfortably around its elegant central base, pounds 760.
English brown oak which has been attacked by a fungus known as fistulina hepatica, has a heartwood which is a much deeper brown than the usual tan to light brown color of the unaffected trees.
Both English brown oak and bog oak are highly prized veneers.