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Choosing the Right Furniture and Timber Colour

When it comes to furnishing your space, one of the most critical decisions you'll make is choosing the right furniture and timber colour. At Direct Furniture, we offer a diverse range of timber materials, each with its unique characteristics and colours. Whether you prefer the warmth of Acacia or the rich tones of American Oak, understanding these options can help you create a space that reflects your style and enhances your home's ambiance.

Softwood Timber


Our Pine Timber, sourced from New Zealand, adds a touch of nature to any space with its warm colours and aesthetic patterns, suitable for both modern and rustic interiors.

  • Maple: Light and creamy hues that provide a bright and clean appearance.
  • Melbourne: Warm, reddish-brown tones that add a rich, earthy warmth.
  • #62: Rich combination of red and brown tones, emphasizing the grain pattern.
  • #63 (Light Walnut): Light, warm brown hues for a subtle yet elegant look.
  • Walnut: Deep brown tones for a sophisticated and luxurious feel.
  • Dirty Oak: Mix of grey, brown, and beige tones for a rustic aesthetic.
  • Jarrah: Deep, rich reddish-brown inspired by native Australian hardwood.
  • White: Clean and modern with no visible grain, ideal for a neutral palette.
  • White Wash: Translucent white finish, allowing natural grain to show through.
  • Clear: Showcases characteristic grain patterns with a natural and timeless appeal.


Hardwood Timber

1. Acacia

Acacia timber, sourced from Vietnam, is known for its durability, strength, and striking grain patterns. The colour spectrum ranges from light golden hues to deeper browns, adding warmth and character to any room.

  • Camel Brush: A warm, earthy hue with subtle brush strokes, perfect for adding rustic sophistication.
  • Walnut: Rich, deep brown tones with characteristic grain patterns, offering a luxurious appearance.

2. American Ash

Grown in America, American Ash is known for its strength, versatility, and distinct grain patterns. It features pale to medium brown colours that highlight its unique character.

  • Clear: Light to medium brown hues with prominent grain lines, ideal for a clean and timeless aesthetic.
  • Walnut: Deep brown hues that exude sophistication and luxury.

3. American Oak

Also from America, American Oak is renowned for its durability and straight grain lines, presenting a light to medium brown colour palette.

  • Clear: Enhances the timber's natural tones and distinctive grain patterns.
  • Walnut: Offers a rich, deep brown hue with a luxurious appeal.

4. WA Jarrah

Grown in Western Australia, WA Jarrah boasts rich reddish-brown hues and distinctive grain patterns, offering a timeless and natural aesthetic.

5. WA Marri

Also from Western Australia, WA Marri features a unique blend of pale brown and yellow tones, known for its organic appearance and distinctive grain.

6. Pacific Marri (Wormy Chestnut)

Pacific Marri, grown near Victoria, showcases mellow straw brown to light chocolates hues, with distinctive black insect marks, offering a rustic and natural look.


So which one is right for you?

Choosing the right timber colour depends on your personal style, the ambiance you want to create, and how the furniture will complement your existing decor. Whether you're aiming for a cozy rustic retreat or a modern minimalist space, our range of timber colours ensures you find the perfect match for your home.

Visit Direct Furniture today to explore our collection firsthand and discover how our timber furniture can transform your living space into a haven of style and comfort. With our quality craftsmanship and extensive colour options, we're here to help you make the best choice for your home's furniture needs.

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