step 1 Drag each selection from left to right and drop into the favorites panel. step 2 Click the "Order Samples" button and complete the shipping form and final selections. Samples are shipped in 2 to 5 business days. colored ash finish: the grain of the wood is clearly visible through the color. wood veneer: high pressure molded sliced veneer with clear lacquer. lacquered finish: Uniform, silky soft surface with no wood grain visible.