What wood should I use to make a box?
Instructions. These easy-to-build boxes can be made from pine, oak, maple, or cedar, and then painted or stained to fit your space.
What wood is mahogany?
There are many species of mahogany, mainly grown in North and Central America. Known for its straight grain and characteristic red brown colour, it polishes and oils very well and can be buffed to a very high shine. An exceptionally durable hardwood, it is the ideal choice for furniture and fittings around the home.