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 1/2". Some natural/brown mineral streaks at a maximum of 3" and natural grain color variation allowed.