Hardwood and softwood are referred to the two different types of lumber wood. Lumber is the most popular choice when it comes to furniture making and is widely trusted upon by both the maker and the consumer.
Hardwood as the name suggests, provides wood that is not only strong but is resistant to shocks and lasts really long. Furniture made with Lumber wood is known to increase in value as time progresses and therefore they have a good sell off value.
Hardwood and softwood trees can be recognized from the kind of leaves the trees possesses.