Wood is a product of nature. Variations of color, grain, texture, and character are natural occurrences. Small areas of open, unfilled mineral marks and knots are a natural part of the wood grade and are not product defects.
Character Grade Veneer: Select and Better. Pin knots are not to exceed 1/8" and cannot be clustered. Sound knots are not to exceed 13/16". Some natural/brown mineral streaks at maximum of 12" and some natural grain color variation allowed.