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Forum topic by brantley posted 08-19-2010 03:28 PM 1478 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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brantley

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08-19-2010 03:28 PM

Topic tags/keywords: question deck wood home depot

When i make my adirondack chairs i usually go to HD and buy my PT’d deck wood to make them. I havent made any in about 6 months but i thought i remembered the last time that an 8ft piece of PT’d deck wood was about 5 bucks…when i wetn the other day it was 8.99!!! Maybe my memory is bad but i dont remember the wood beign that expensive. Has anybody else noticed this?


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#1 posted 08-19-2010 03:39 PM

yes all of it has gone up,, mdf about 6 bucks, hardwood ply everything, is crap

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#2 posted 08-19-2010 04:44 PM

I’ve noticed the wood at my HD has gone up over the last couple months. The redwood I usually buy is two or three dollars more a piece, and all the ply and MDF have got up at least a buck.

-- David

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#3 posted 08-19-2010 05:23 PM

If the wood is warped more it will be more expensive. :)

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#4 posted 08-19-2010 05:24 PM

when you live in a small town …there arent any many places to get lumber. so yeah it sucks to have to buy your stuff from HD

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#5 posted 08-19-2010 10:39 PM

I got a piece of 3/4×6” x 4’ pine and it was over 5 dollars. I don’t remember it costing that much the last time either. I can get oak cheeper than that.

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