Strength Comparison | Oak Conservatories

Strength Comparison

Are you confused about what type of Oak you should be using in your project?

Seasoned - Air Dried - Green Oak

One of the most frequent question we get asked is: "What is the difference between Seasoned Oak, Green Oak & Air Dried Oak?"

strength_weightStrength with Weight

These charts compare oak with some of the other woods favoured by conservatory and building manufacturers. Shearing strength is measured in pounds (lbs) per square inch. The higher the psi the denser the wood and the greater the resistance to shearing.