Purchasing and Using Lumber

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Are you interested in learning more about purchasing and using lumber in your next project? If so, browse through the articles below from industry specific sites that will provide quick tips and information:

  • Download this great guide from Purdue University on how to properly purchase hardwood.
  • For more information on deck building, take a look at this webpage on deck planning and design.
  • Do you need to quickly calculate board feet and lumber costs? Use this easy board foot calculator from the University of Missouri.
  • For easy-to-follow instructions on wall framing, visit This Old House.

Contact the lumber experts at Southern Lumber in San Jose today at (408) 297-9663. Whether you have questions about specialty woods and the lumber available at our store, or need advice on your home decking project - we are here to help!

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