I am doing a cabinet project for bud at work and he wants it
to be birch so he can stain it.
I only have worked in red oak in the past so I dont have any
or really want to buy a big supply.
I only need about 200 bf of 4/4 ruff sawn to make up his
I dont mind traveling to get it if it is not too far from
Lufkin tx. Too far is like 100 -200 miles.
I will even try mail order if it is cheaper than the gas.
I do not own a business just do wood working as a hobby and
only buy my wood locally but he is balking at the price of
birch in the local stores. I really dont blame him they are
It's just off 360 south of 183 just in Arlington-- They are the only
folks I could find to buy Ash molding from that's near to me. (Van
This is the link-- you may be able to find one closer
Boy are you in luck.. There is a great little place about 45 miles north of
you on 259. Nacogdoches is about half way. About 1 mile south of Mt.
The Hardwood Barn sawmill. At the moment they have 4/4 Birch listed 1.94 a
You really should go a head and go see you daughter this weekend. Bring
your walnut to my house on you way. ;~)
My wife and I use Nacogdoches as a weekend get away occasionally and we took
a 20 minute trip up there to check the Hardwood Barn out. While they do not
have the inventory that the Houston stores have, I talked to them and they
seemed to be quite friendly and helpful. I bet they would be willing to put
an order together for you in advance. IIRC they have a much larger
wholesale operation in a different location.
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