Century Home Renos supplies quality barnwood and natural edge lumber, and will meet your specific requests for the shaping and/or sizing of barn beams and other unique pieces of wood. We also provide ...
What's the most common lumber used in construction?
Lumber milled from softwood trees like spruce, fir and pine, sawn and machine-planed to standard dimensions, is the most commonly used lumber in construction.
What kind of lumber should be used in constructing a scaffold?
No. 1 grade planking is commercially available in Canada. However, due to changes in grading rules, lumber is now typically graded as No. 2 grade and better. A Canada-wide testing program showed no significant differences in strength characteristics between No. 1 and No. 2 grades. The differences between grades relate primarily to the appearance of the material.
What kind of lumber can I use for a shower seat?
Seats made of teak, mahogany, cedar, white oak and douglas fir, properly sealed, are all fine.