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Re-decking with Trex

11-18-2016 05:12 PM by jasoncarpentry

I’ve got a large wooden deck which I’ve let go to pot. As a resul...

16 11-21-2016 11:01 AM
View feverdog71's profile

How Much For Black Walnut Trees?

11-16-2016 05:30 PM by feverdog71

Hi,I’ve got two black walnut trees, I’m dying to get rid of. Can ...

23 11-20-2016 02:59 PM
View Flyingmonkey158's profile

Identifying two types of wood

11-18-2016 03:35 PM by Flyingmonkey158

Trying to figure out what kind of wood I have here. Picked it up from a local...

6 11-20-2016 01:08 PM
View tool_junkie's profile

Anyone interested in some Free Pecan Wood around Tampa Bay Area (Pinellas County)?

10-26-2016 04:19 PM by tool_junkie

I regularly scan craigslist for free wood listings and recently came upon one...

4 11-20-2016 04:03 AM
View Chris Cook's profile

Question about epoxy wood filler

11-18-2016 11:57 PM by Chris Cook

Hey all and happy Friday! I am about to take a big piece of live-edge waln...

3 11-19-2016 02:56 PM
View Ben Winchester's profile

Help identifying this wood?

11-18-2016 02:12 PM by Ben Winchester

So my friend tells me that he has a large slab of old wood “that would ...

6 11-18-2016 03:41 PM
View ccpanel's profile

Olive wood burls and pieces for sale

01-02-2013 05:43 AM by ccpanel

I just cut down 5 old growth olive trees.150-200 years didnt want to...

45 11-18-2016 12:56 PM
View Dagobah's profile

Why did this piece of walnut split and how to spot it in the future?

11-16-2016 06:33 PM by Dagobah

Picked up some 8//4 walnut that had a 3” crack in the bottom. Cut that ...

8 11-17-2016 03:41 PM
View LiveEdge's profile

If you were going to make a container that holds water from wood...

10-19-2016 12:26 AM by LiveEdge

Which wood to choose? I’m turning a bay in our bathroom into a giant s...

31 11-14-2016 09:40 PM
View BradN's profile

What is Live Edge, and how do I get it?

11-09-2016 09:58 PM by BradN

Obviously I am new, and I have three pics with different degrees of bark/live...

16 11-14-2016 03:14 PM
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11-13-2016 03:32 AM by Iahiltopper

Any of you guys that operate a home built dehumidifier kiln have any experie...

3 11-13-2016 03:49 PM
View BradN's profile

I thought this was walnut, but now I'm not sure

11-11-2016 07:37 PM by BradN

I was playiong on the lathe with a Stopped and I thought I grabbed a blank o...

16 11-12-2016 09:58 PM
View hackery's profile

Maple Splitting Clean in Half... What am I doing wrong?

11-09-2016 11:21 AM by hackery

Hi My wife asked me to make some dog shaped decorations for Christmas and ...

20 11-12-2016 04:01 PM
View Ty Moser's profile

Wood Suppliers Near Phoenix Arizona

03-13-2014 05:06 AM by Ty Moser

Here is a pretty comprehensive list of wood suppliers around the Phoenix Metr...

17 11-12-2016 05:18 AM
View Justin's profile

Advice on a wide plank tabletop

11-09-2016 04:26 PM by Justin

Backstory:2 summers ago my in-laws took down a bunch of trees on their proper...

7 11-09-2016 08:28 PM
View shawnn's profile

Kiln-dried hardwood supplier near Bowling Green, Ky?

11-07-2016 03:05 PM by shawnn

I recently moved from Louisville and can’t find anyone near me who sell...

8 11-07-2016 07:45 PM
View mthguy's profile

Building a Storage Shed

05-06-2014 04:24 PM by mthguy

I am having a very difficult time finding high quality plans for sheds, I kee...

13 11-07-2016 07:23 PM
View Absolution's profile

What kind of wood is this?

10-11-2016 12:36 PM by Absolution

Hi Folks, I made this cutting board out of cherry and a mystery piece of w...

16 11-07-2016 02:52 AM
View Flyingmonkey158's profile

Identifying wood

11-06-2016 05:59 PM by Flyingmonkey158

I recently picked up a thick round of wood and have cut it into a couple diff...

6 11-06-2016 11:13 PM
View Absolution's profile

What kind of woods are these?

11-04-2016 03:13 AM by Absolution

Hi Folks, It seems I’m at it again. I’ve found some lumber...

6 11-06-2016 12:22 PM

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