Blog Posts in June, 2014

Domino Joiner Deal - Festool Tools

Take advantage of this limited deal from Festool from now until Monday, June 30th. Head to their website for more information about this discount. You can also enter their sweepstakes to win a Festool ...
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Properties of Red Oak Wood Floors

Hardwood floors are a beautiful and durable flooring option that can transform the look of any room. At Southern Lumber we carry a wide range of hardwood and laminate flooring. Of the hardwood floors ...
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The Process of Making a Box Joint

Box joints give you a generous amount of glue area, which makes them ideal for drawers and other types of cabinetry that regularly sustain a heavy load. Box joints have a tab and slot design, so it ...
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A Guide to Selecting New Interior Doors for Your Home

The material and style you select for your new interior doors will impact the look, value, and comfort of your home. With all of the door options available at Southern Lumber, it can be challenging to ...
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Highlighting Some Design Elements for Your Wood Floors

Wood floors are a classic, sophisticated addition to any home—whether craftsman, modern, or somewhere in between. If you are thinking about adding hardwood floors to your home, consider the many ...
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Choosing a Finish for Your Wood Floor

Applying a finish to your wood floor forms a protective coating that protects the floor from damage, extends the life of your floor, and makes it easier to clean your floor. But with so many types of ...
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Tips for Hardwood Floor Maintenance

Wood floors require a bit more maintenance and cleaning than other types of flooring, so it’s important to know how to properly mop the floor. First, make sure that your wood floor is sealed by ...
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Step-by-Step Guide to Replacing Doors

Are you tired of looking at dinged and peeling old doors? Replacing your interior and exterior doors isn’t as hard as you might think. Removing your old door and doing a little measuring to make ...
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Factors to Consider Before You Shop for New Floors

Given the many options you have for a new wood floor, shopping for flooring can be overwhelming. But keeping a few factors in mind can help make the shopping process less stressful and more ...
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A Woodworker's Guide to the Structure Types of Wood

Did you know that tiny vessels inside wood have a profound effect on both the appearance and uniformity of the wood? Used as pipelines in sap production, these vessels vary in size, distribution, and ...
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Tips for Using a Jigsaw

Jigsaws are powerful tools that can slice through most types of wood and metal. But to ensure that you get the most out of your jigsaw while using it safely, you’ll need to take a few minutes to ...
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