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Timber Samples

If you are unsure which colour you require, or if you want to see if a colour matches timber already in your bathroom, you can order sample colours at £1.50 each.


Click any colour to view a toilet seat in that timber/colour.

American White Oak

The sapwood of American White Oak is light coloured and the heartwood is light to dark brown. White Oak is mostly straight grained with a medium to coarse texture, with longer rays than Red Oak. White Oak therefore has more figure.

Natural Oak Sample
150 x 100mm
Medium Oak Sample
150 x 100mm
Dark Oak Sample
150 x 100mm

African Utile (Mahogany)

Possibly the finest 'Mahogany' type hardwood available from Africa today. The heartwood matures from pink-brown when fresh cut to deep red-brown. The grain is interlocked to rather irregular, producing a wide irregular striped figure.

Brown Mahog Sample
150 x 100mm
Red Mahog Sample
150 x 100mm
Cherry Mahog Sample
150 x 100mm

American White Ash

The sapwood of American White Ash is light coloured to nearly white and the heartwood varies from greyish brown to light brown, to pale yellow streaked with brown. The wood is generally straight grained with a coarse uniform texture. The degree of light coloured sapwood will vary.

Natural Ash Sample
150 x 100mm

American Hard Maple

The sapwood of American Hard Maple is creamy white with a slight reddish brown tinge and the heartwood varies from light to dark reddish brown. The amount of darker brown heartwood can vary significantly according to growing region. Both sapwood and heartwood can contain pith fleck.

Natural Maple Sample
150 x 100mm

European Steamed Beech

European Beech is normally white, pale cream or pale brown, but the steaming process (to relieve drying stresses) brings out a pinkish-red colour. Beech has a straight grain and fine, even texture.

Natural Beech Sample
150 x 100mm

Moisture Resistant MDF Coloured

A range of 'British Standard' colours are now available, with more to be added shortly.

White BS00E55 Sample
150 x 100mm
Magnolia BS08B15 Sample
150 x 100mm

Due to limitations in photography, and variations in computer monitor settings, all illustrations are for guidance only. The final grain pattern and colour may vary slightly from the above colours..

More exotic timbers, and custom colours are available upon request.
Email us with your requirements.