Wood spices & Colors

Anatolian Chestnut (Castanea sativa)

1st class, 8-12% moisture chestnut wood is default wood spice for Kahome outdoor furniture. It is also using for our indoor products because of oak-like strength, color and texture.

Chestnut wood contains many tannin which renders the wood very durable. Tannin gives wood excellent natural outdoor resistance, Chestnut tree contains more timber of a durable quality than an oak of the same dimensions (ref: wikipedia).

Chestnut is traditionally using for boat production in Blacksea region of Turkey.

Beech or beechwood (Fagus sylvatica)

Kahome uses Anatolian beech wood  and chestnut for indoor products by default. beech and chestnut wood products are mostly in stock.

Walnut wood (Juglans regia)

Kahome products can be optionally produced from walnut tree. Color and texture symbolizes elegance, prestige and luxury. Walnut wood is hard, dense, tight-grained and polishes to a very smooth finish. The color ranges from creamy white in the sapwood to a dark chocolate color in the heartwood.

Oak wood (Quercus petraea)

Kahome indoor and outdoor products can be produced from oak wood. Color and texture is well-known and elegant, Oak wood is hard and dense. Oak wood is also resist to outdoor conditions because of containing tannin.