The Oak tree has long been revered as a symbol of strength and beauty, hence the saying “From a tiny acorn, the mighty oak tree grows”. It has been used many times throughout history in songs and poems as well. It is respected for its unwavering strength and size. This hardwood is chosen by many for its unique, coarse textured look and excellent durability. Its’ unique grain pattern has made it one of the most popular materials for furniture production in North America. Zenlia specifically uses Red Oak for its natural pale brown with light reddish tinged colour. Our many finishes are carefully formulated to bring the grain to life. It is ideally suited for all styling - traditional, transitional or contemporary.