• Commonly Used Wood
  • Veneer
  • Interior Woodwork
  • Exterior Woodwork
  • Siding and Shingles
  • Fences
  • Painted & Weathered Wood
In "Commonly Used Woods," close-up views depict typical color, grain and figure, with identifications giving both common and Latin names. Other sections show architectural applications and detailed views of joinings, finishes, and veneer patterns. Subjects represent a variety of periods and styles used in exterior and interior settings with some showing how wood weathers and ages. Terms and finishing techniques used in the captions are explained in the glossary. To view all the pictures in this chapter visit