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Poor quality pressure treated

When a contractor is complaining about poor quality pressure treated wood that they are forced to use for framing, there may be something else going on.  Every time I work with a builder there are 2 things I check. Firstly, I check their levels to make sure they are accurate. We’ll go through how…(Read More)

Poplar Wood – Not for Outdoors! Very little information exists to help you decide what type of wood works well outdoors. You are really better off using the old standards like red cedar, mahogany, pressure treated pine then gambling on a new species that nobody can tell you what will happen. I was called in…(Read More)