Category: Processing

Dimensional Stability of Wood - Tree To Timber

Improving the Dimensional Stability of Wood

The dimensional stability of wood is a property that is frequently targeted for improvement through various wood modification processes. Dimensional changes in wood can be caused by contact with liquid …

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Industrial Wood Products - Tree To Timber

The Different Types of Industrial Wood Products

Industrial wood products are used in a variety of applications and offer many advantages. They can be made from a wide range of species, including hardwood and softwood. They can …

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How Much Does It Cost to Kiln-dry Wood - Tree To Timber

How Much Does It Cost to Kiln-Dry Wood?

Kiln drying can be a time-consuming process. However, it can also be very effective. The wood will lose moisture more slowly and be less prone to cracking, warping, and other …

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How to Dry Wood For Carving - Tree To Timber

How to Dry Wood For Carving

Whether working with green wood or just wanting to soften and shape the material for carving it is important to understand how to dry wood for carving properly. Failure to …

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How to Make Wood Stronger - Tree To Timber

3 Methods on How to Make Wood Stronger

Wood has long provided structural support for buildings. Its durability is often cited as a reason for its longevity in service, though property sales, changing occupant needs, and rezoning are …

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Wood Drying Stickers - Tree To Timber

The Importance of Wood Drying Stickers

Wood drying stickers are narrow lengths of wood that separate courses of lumber during air drying or kiln drying. Depending on the species, proper spacing can prevent staining and warping …

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