What Is Black Walnut Wood?

Answer Black walnut wood is the lumber that comes from the Juglans nigra tree, otherwise referred to as the American or eastern black walnut tree. It is typically used to make furniture, musical instrumen... Read More »

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Is black walnut wood poisonous to humans?

Wow...interesting answers.As a woodworker, the dust from a black walnut can cause severe problems if inhaled. Although not nearly as toxic as some woods, it did send a long time woodworker friend t... Read More »

How to Grow Walnut Trees With Black Walnut Rootstock?

Black walnut trees grown from seed yield a small percentage of kernel per nut, in a shell that is notoriously difficult to crack. According to the University of Missouri, black walnut trees that ar... Read More »

How to Dry Walnut Wood?

Wood contains moisture that must be removed before it is suitable for use as lumber. Water can make up half the weight of wood before it's dried. If wood is not properly dried before using it as bu... Read More »

Can you burn walnut wood?

All wood burns, including walnut. According to Master Sweep, walnut is considered a hardwood that burns hotter and longer than softwood. Wet or green wood is sometimes difficult to burn so look for... Read More »