A shift toward using dark wood in the home has sparked increased demand and consumption of walnut, reports Woodshop News, and retailers such as IKEA are promoting new walnut products for the fall. No wonder everyone is falling in love with walnut–the dark brown North American hardwood is a dynamic material used for fine furniture, architectural woodwork, musical instruments, decorative panels, interior trim, and flooring and gunstocks. It takes any finish and works easily with hand or power tools.
Thinking about using walnut for your next project? We just brought in a bunch from our onsite mill, just in time. Check out these walnut home furniture ideas, and get to work!