Category Archives: Lumber

Tips for Accurately Estimating Lumber Needs For Your Project

Planning a DIY project with lumber can be an exciting endeavor, but accurately estimating how much lumber you’ll need can be a challenge. Mistakes in estimating can lead to unnecessary expenses, delays, and frustration. In this blog, we will discuss some helpful tips to assist you in accurately estimating your lumber needs for your project. […]

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Choosing the Right Wood for Your Project

When embarking on a woodworking project, selecting the right type of wood is crucial for achieving the desired outcome. Different types of wood have unique characteristics that influence their appearance, durability, and workability. In this blog post, we will discuss the factors to consider when choosing the right wood for your project. 1. Wood Species […]

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Lumber Mill History

  Lumber Mill History The emergence of lumber mills in the 1830s marked an important milestone in American history. It was a major driver of Manifest Destiny, the migration of settlers westward. Port Gamble In 1853, three New England businessmen from Maine spotted the sandy spit at the mouth of Gamble Bay as an ideal […]

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