Brushbox (Northern) is 169% harder than Red Oak (2135 on the Janka scale vs. 1260 for Red Oak).
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Brushbox has a grain that is interlocked with a curly pattern, and the wood has an even in texture.
Brushbox (Northern) demonstrates an average level of stability, similar to Red Oak.
- Safety/Allergic Reactions
Brush Box has been associated with nasal irritation, headaches, sinus problems, fever, and clammy skin.
- Color Change (photo-sensitivity)
Brushbox (Northern) has a slight muting of color variation and also a slight reddening of the floor over time.
- Color Range
Brushbox (Northern) has a medium color range from light reddish browns to dark coppery browns.