The sapwood is light-colored and the heartwood is light-to-dark brown. White oak is mostly straight-grained with a medium-to-coarse texture. Having longer rays than red oak, white oak has more figure.White oak lumber is both economical and rot-resistant. It is perfect for furniture creation and is typically white to very light brown. White oak wood is mostly straight-grained and is typically harder than red oak. Another aspect that makes white oak lumber so attractive is that is does not darken much with age. The tone you purchase the wood at will be very similar to what the wood will look like years later. Buy online and we will cut, package, and ship it straight to your door! Local pickup is also available.