Things to Look for when buying lumber from alternate sources
What to look for when buying lumber out of the back of a '69 El Camino? Or from a guy on Craigslist? There can be some great lumber finds out there but there can also be a lot of bugs and case hardened wood too. This episode I give you some tips for things to look for and questions to ask so you can not just find good lumber but hopefully start a relationship with a supplier for the future. Plus a bunch of other questions from CITES to expanding your lumber business into buying not just sawing.
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US passes a bill to fund urban forestry and provides additional funding for forest firefighters.
Back in episode 22 I talked about how Black Locust is one of the woods that glows under black light. Darrick built his workbench from it and now he has a disco workbench!