Like Southern Lumber Blog Topics? Here Are More Great Resources for You to Check Out.

The world of wood is wide and diverse. If you are planning on bringing new wood surfaces to your home such as wood flooring or a new deck, then make sure you know enough to choose the lumber that works best for you. Here are some excellent resources to make your wood project go smoothly.

  • Need some help picking wood flooring for your home? This great article from Taunton’s Inspired House will help you figure out how to choose the flooring that best suits your needs.
  • Proper deck maintenance can save you hundreds or thousands of dollars over the life of your deck. Here are some tips from Home Improvement Time on how to handle deck maintenance.
  • If you’re a do-it-yourselfer, then you’ll love our project guides on the Southern Lumber website! From decks to sheds, floors to picture frames, you’ll find step-by-step instructions on how to tackle your next wood project.
  • On, learn more about wood deck refinishing and preserving your wood deck for a long time.
  • Is your deck looking a little grimy? Power washing can help bring your deck back to life! Here are some instructions on how to approach power washing from
  • Curious about how wood strength is measured? Check out this page on about how the Janka hardness scale works, along with a list of many common wood types and Janka ratings.

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