Tag: lumber

Beginner’s Guide To Using Reclaimed Wood for Your Next Home Project

The Meaning of Reclaimed Any kind of lumber is "reclaimed" when it's taken from its original purpose and processed for another use. Most reclaimed lumber comes from timbers that were once old barns, warehouses, and other cabin-like structures. This ...

Add Old-Home Character With Reclaimed Wood

The Meaning of Reclaimed Any kind of lumber is reclaimed when it is taken from its original purpose and processed to be used for something else. Most reclaimed lumber comes from timbers that were once old barns, warehouses, and other cabin-like ...

Wood for Your Project: What to Look For and Where to Find It

Sometimes finding great lumber is simple. Other times, you may have an idea of what you are looking for, but can't find just the right wood with just the right grain for the project you have planned. Whether you are a beginner or have already ...

What Will Quarter-Sawn Lumber Mean for My Wood Project?

Quarter-sawn wood definitely costs more than plain-sawn. Quite a bit more. That being said, it has definite advantages when it comes to your woodworking project. Let's look at just what it means for your next project. Plain-sawn wood is ...