Why use plywood?

Answer The fact that plywood consists of fibers ("the grain of the wood") that are laminated in successive layers orthogonal to one another (i.e., at a 90 degree angle) gives it tremendous structural stre... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Why use plywood

How does bamboo plywood compare with ordinary plywood?

I work at Dixie Plywood in orlando florida. We are a pretty well known lumber supplier and my boss knows waay way too much about differnt types of wood and the benefits of each. We can special ord... Read More »

How to Cut Plywood?

Plywood can be very flexible (depending on thickness) so proper support of the work piece is important. This "How To" assumes you will be cutting from a full 4X8 foot piece of plywood (or any sheet... Read More »

How do I buy plywood?

Consider your use of the plywood. The type of project that you are using the plywood for will tell you what type you need to purchase. Plywood can be used for things such as seats in a chair or sub... Read More »

How to Buy Plywood?

Plywood is a widely used wood product great for outdoor construction. Here's how to buy plywood.