An Overview of Different Wood Species for Your Home

Lumber is produced from from hundreds of different tree species. Each of these species of wood is unique and has its own distinct characteristics. Ask the Builder host Tim Carter discusses the differences between types of lumber in this informational video.

By watching this video, you’ll get an overview of the lumber that comes from the family of trees to which spruce, pine, and fir trees belong. These woods are known for their durability and attractive hue. Redwood and cedar woods are rot-resistant, so they are perfect for outdoor projects.This video also discusses appropriate wood for floors, doors, and window frames.

Southern Lumber always makes our customers the number-one priority. Visit our website or call (408) 297-9663 to learn more about the types of lumber and specialty woods in our inventory. You can also find out how to get 20% off the price of prefinished flooring.

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