Road Trip- Local Wood; Berryville, VA

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Blog entry by Brian024 posted 938 days ago 6047 reads 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I wanted to show you guys the place that I get the lumber from for the projects. Located in Berryville, VA right off of Rt. 7. If you are looking for a source in the NOVA area be sure to pay these guys a visit.

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robert triplett

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#1 posted 938 days ago

That was too short!! My favorite type of video. Too far away to visit so I really appreciate the views. I will check out their sites. You are one lucky woodworker and some nice projects also. There price list is from 2010. not great, but not too bad.

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and so little time!

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#2 posted 937 days ago

I will have to give it a shot next time i’m out that way. I live in Takoma Park MD, so NOVA is a bit of a drive, on the not so friendly DC beltway :)
I usually go to Exotic Lumber in Gaithersburg MD. He has a great selection, prices are a touch high. Good deals on shorts (6 foot) if you buy 30bf.


-- Crashn - the only thing I make more of than sawdust is mistakes

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#3 posted 937 days ago

I’m in Reston, so I appreciate the pointer!

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#4 posted 937 days ago

Brian, Thanks for the post I have heard of these guys but have not visited. May have to drive out to check them out.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#5 posted 937 days ago

I buy from them a lot. They are great guys and if you don’t find what you are looking for, let them know. I picked up some 16/4 Poplar from them a few weeks ago. They have great prices and a good selection. They specialize in domestic hardwoods and even have reclaimed wood. Since they have their own mill and Kiln, you can get custom orders. Last time I was in there they had a good selection of walnut slabs and a number of maple burls as well.

-- Greg - Charles Town, WV

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#6 posted 937 days ago

Sorry Robert, I had planned on doing an interview type video with the owner but once I got there he kept getting calls and other customers. The prices have come down some since then.

I have heard of Exotic Lumber but they are a bit to far to go for me.

They have a ton of slabs for anybody who deals with slabs.

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#7 posted 935 days ago

Brian, I stop by localwoods quite often on my way to and from my cabin in WV. They have a great selection of wood. Even my wife enjoys going in and looking, however that usually means another project for me. I have purchased a few walnut slabs for various projects.

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#8 posted 911 days ago

Brian, Thanks for the vid. I will have to check them out sometime in the next couple of weeks. They are alot closer then the mill I use just west of Hagerstown.

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