How to Buy Lumber?

Answer Be clear about what you're going to use the lumber for before figuring out how to buy lumber. If you need many different types of lumber, a local lumberyard or sawmill may provide a broader selecti... Read More »

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Nominal Lumber Sizes Vs. Dimensional Lumber Sizes?

Lumber for building has two size references: nominal and dimensional. Nominal dimensions refer to lumber before it is cut and dressed to size at the mill. Dimensional lumber is the product that lea... Read More »

What Is Mdf Lumber?

The abbreviation MDF stands for medium density fiberboard, which is a form of pressed wood product. Manufacturers shape MDF into panels for building and construction purposes, according to the U.S.... Read More »

How much lumber is too much lumber?

have u tried putting it in the back?if u put all the wood in the front it may be too much wood in just one spotmaybe spread it around

What does 5/4 lumber mean?

5/4 lumber refers to the thickness, and is approximately 1.25 inches thick when the lumber is rough sawn. After 5/4 lumber has been planed, it is finished at a 1.063-inch thickness.References:Ken ... Read More »