Rustic maple is very hard and dense, making it a good choice for unfinished cabinet doors or drawer fronts that might suffer some abuse. It also machines very nicely producing crisp, long-lasting details for your kitchen or household cabinets to shine. Maple's greatest asset is the understated elegance of its grain structure that is best appreciated unstained or with a very light stain. Rustic Maple displays a lighter color tone, grain variation, mineral streaking and worm tracks. Rustic maple cabinet door and drawer fronts will add that wonderful rustic feel to any DIY cabinet refacing project