Where to buy hardwoods in Tampa area?

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Forum topic by Ives posted 07-01-2015 03:52 PM 474 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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07-01-2015 03:52 PM

I recently moved to the Tampa Bay area, we’re a half hour from Tampa and an hour from Orlando. I’m looking for a place to buy hardwoods, mainly poplar. I make small wooden toys, so where I used to live I was able to buy off-cuts at a lumberyard. For example poplar (or maple or beech) in about 5” x 3/4” by a few feet long, for some of the things I make. Anyone have any ideas of places around here?

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#1 posted 07-01-2015 03:59 PM

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#2 posted 07-01-2015 07:07 PM

Thanks! I looked up that website and contacted a business, waiting to hear back if they have what I want!

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#3 posted 07-01-2015 08:00 PM

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