Oak is a type of wood that gives you furniture which apart from being very durable is attractive and appealing too. The darker shade of antique oak furniture manages to stand out amidst the brighter hues of the much other furntiture. Although antique oak is usually presented in the darker colour tones, actually the range of colours in this furniture ranges from a warm honey colour to a shiny reddish hue and even a deep mellow brown tone. Although belonging to the antiques world, oak furniture is abundantly available since these were made to last down the generations. These however are usually available only in the antique styles. Modern day designs in oak are not very commonly found since oak is very heavy and there are quite a few material options available that are lighter which makes the furniture easy to handle. Antique oak furniture options are however class apart and in places where they can blend in easily and won’t hog the limelight, the mix of the classic with the contemporary will give you a space that looks aesthetically appealing. The authentic antique variants of the oak furniture are easily available from the antique dealers. It is always however better to buy from well known and legitimate buyers in order to ensure the authenticity of the pieces you invest in. David Charles Dodge Antiques is home to a classic variety of antiques. The variety of antique oak furniture is very versatile and will blend in fairly well in most homes.