Birchwood comes from the Birch tree, a deciduous hardwood tree that is found in temperate climates throughout the Northern Hemisphere.
Properties and qualities
Birch is a hard wood which is fine-grained and pale in colour with an attractive sheen. It is ideal for furniture making as it is durable and doesn’t warp easily. Birch isn’t easily mottled or discoloured over time, like some other woods. When treated with oil, birchwood is idea for crafting kitchenware and other homewares.
How does it feel?
Birchwood is smooth to touch.
Birchwood products should be wiped clean with a wet cloth. For best results, refer to the care instructions on your birchwood product.