A hardwood available in a variety of species and commonly used for flooring, baseball bats, and other specialty wood items.

Maple usually comes in a white to cream color, sometimes with a reddish tint. It has a generally straight, but sometimes wavy grain with a very even and fine texture.  Maple usually comes in two varieties: Soft Maple and Hard Maple. Hard Maple is a commonly used hardwood lumber with a variety of applications, including cabinetry.