We use couriers, trucks, lorries, pallet companies & even containers…
so location and distance from our woodyard are no longer obstacles to buying timber.
The green oak sawmill summer shutdown is coming up at the end of July.
As of this week all the pre-shutdown lorries are full so now we’re taking orders for now September lorries.
When the Timber Rack’s more than a day trip away…
Don’t sweat it.
You have as much access to the wood stock – arguably more – from your workbench or armchair as you would from here, on site.
That’s because there’s a search engine on our website that will search all our stock by species, by grade, by timber type, by use, or even by dimension.
You can see way more wood in 5 minutes browsing the stocklist than you ever could in your steel toe caps on site in the Timber Rack. Then you either make a picking list or a basket and buy your wood online. (more…)
Why? Because Douglas Fir sparks joy.
What do we mean*? Well, let’s just run through the high points quickly…
it’s homegrown, it’s sourced from well managed forests, it’s tough, strong and durable, it’s lighter than the hardwood alternatives, it’s straight and stable, it has a reliable supply chain, it’s fit for purpose with a single conversion process, it doesn’t require toxic treatment for external use and is low maintenance in situ.
That’s enough to spark joy for anyone considering timber in a building project. (more…)