Some landowners turn trees from their forests into finished wood products to use in their own homes and to sell. Follow the trees from the woods to the finished product below.
Logs being forwarded out of the woods.
Logs piled up and ready to go to the mill.
Over 20,000 board feet was produced during this harvest.
Boards on their way to the kiln.
The finished product - aspen paneling.
The forest after the harvest.
Harvesting during frozen ground conditions enables heavy equipment to be used with minimal soil disturbance. On this job, operations were sometimes ceased mid-day if the ground began to thaw.
See below to get an idea of the breadth of products that can come from a well-managed forest. Contact a qualified forester if you are interested in managing your forest for production purposes.
Ancientwood, LTD. Ancient Kauri radiates its incredible history. While it is similar in density to cherry, with textures similar to basswood, it feels like no other wood. Most woodworkers have been compelled to slow down from their usual methods and use an approach that is more attentive to the wood and techniques. Phone 715-685-0610
Beech Tree Building Company Beech Tree Building Company is a group of craftspeople dedicated to high quality woodwork in balance with a more sustainable natural environment. Phone:(360) 349-1558
Creative Sawmilling and Products, LLC We are a home based company that uses FSC certified wood to produce quality building products and well crafted wood slab furniture. We proudly offer products from native Hardwoods and Pines, grown and sustainably harvested in Minnesota.Lumber,Log furniture, Log accents and timber framing material are all available through our custom sawmilling. Phone: (218) 259-3027
Custom Creations Woodworking CUSTOM CREATIONS Woodworking produces the highest quality furniture, employing handcrafted construction methods with forty years of experience. All furniture is built utilizing traditional woods and sustainable practices. We specialize in the design of cabinets & furniture that cater to clients desiring a rustic feel. Since Nineteen Seventy, CUSTOM CREATIONS has been producing quality long-lasting furniture. “You get what you want, not what we have!” is our commitment. Phone:(218) 426-4067
Earth Glow Masonry At Earth Glow Masonry, LLC we aim to provide the most environmentally sound, efficient, and safe heating systems we can. We also strive to enhance the aesthetics of our built environment at the most affordable price possible. We sincerely believe that masonry heaters can fulfill these needs for many of us. Contact: email@example.com
Goosebay Sawmill & Lumber, Inc. Goosebay Sawmill & Lumber, Inc. is a family owned and operated New Hampshire corporation that has been in business over 20 years. We supply cabinetmakers, contractors, artisans, part-time woodworkers and hobbyists. Our specialty is figured maple, both Bird's-Eye and Curly (Tiger), which we saw and kiln dry on-site. This enables us to offer thicknesses up to 12/4, both green and kiln-dried. Phone: (603) 798-5135
Ohio Woodlands We specialize in sustainable American hardwoods located in east-central Ohio in Columbiana County.Fallen wind-blown, storm-damaged, diseased, and over-mature trees are taken to our sawmill and turned into one-of-a-kind, individualized wood-products, perfect for unique woodworking projects. Phone: (330) 506-9012
Superior Planks All natural cooking planks manufactured with care by Eco Wood Company Inc.. The Madeline Island forest we leave behind our legacy for future generations. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Vermont Woodnet Vermont WoodNet is a coalition of over 150 woodworkers from all over the state of Vermont. We range from small, one-person shops to larger, multi-employee businesses, all of whom are ready and willing to work with you to help you create whatever you are looking for in hand crafted, high quality, Vermont-made wooden furniture and more.
Wood Spirit Gallery WOODSPIRIT is dedicated to the preservation and use of the items that were used in earlier times through day to day living; with their design being shaped by their use, the materials and the techniques used to make them. Quality utilitarian baskets which are meant to be used and carved spoons and bowls, snow shoes and toboggans, builds skin boats and bark canoes, and log and timberframe homes.
The Woodworks Fine cabinetry and furniture are as ubiquitous as a red apple, and quite often, just as original. I like to build furniture that inspires and lives. The heart of the maker is within each piece that I produce. Contact: email@example.com
Zena Forest Products Zena Forest Products is family originated business able to process logs onsite into finished flooring, furniture and cabinet stock, as well as a wide variety of other custom products. The Zena Forest, a few miles northwest of Salem, Oregon, comprises one of the largest contiguous blocks of mixed conifer forest in the central Willamette Valley.