Kiln Drying Reclaimed Lumber

kiln drying lumber

When properly managed, the North American hardwood forest is one of the most renewable resources we have.

Further, utilizing American hardwood lumber in design and building projects provides near permanent carbon sequestration in the products the hardwood is turned into. Read more »

Beautiful Walnut Slabs

black walnut slab table with metal base

Black Walnut slabs are an increasingly popular choice for a wide variety of design purposes including table tops, counters, and other decor purposes. Black Walnut makes particularly interesting slabs due to its rich, dark heartwood contrasted against the light sapwood and rough natural bark. Timber Works can custom cut walnut slabs to meet your exact specs. Read more »

Design Trend: Beetle Kill Wood

beautiful beetle kill wood

Beetle Kill Wood is the result of one of a growing number of detrimental beetle populations attacking evergreen and deciduous trees alike. The mountain pine beetle is the specific culprit and unusual weather patterns have resulted in an explosion in their population in the western forest. It is proving especially fatal to populations of Lodgepole pines native to most western states. Salvaged lumber from these killed trees is a growing design trend among architects in California to Colorado and beyond. Read more »

Osage Orange Lumber and Bow Blanks

osage orange lumber from timber works

Osage Orange is among the most interesting varieties of wood available in this region of North America. It is the hottest burning North American hardwood and is prized by bow makers. When Quartersawn, Osage exhibits an interesting grain pattern that is becoming recognized by the wood working community as well. While it can be hard to find at lumber mills and yards, Timber Works has you covered. We routinely stock kiln-dried, dimensional Osage, as well as live-edge slabs and bow blanks. Read more »

Custom Cut Oak Trailer Decking

When it comes time to redeck your trailer, don’t overpay at the local lumber yard. Let Ohio Timber Works custom cut your trailer decking out of beautiful, stable Quartersawn White Oak. You’ll save money and the resulting deck will provide years and years of reliable service. Read more »

Kiln-Dried, Hardwood Slabs

kiln dried hardwood slabs

Live edged, hardwood slabs make a bold statement in home and office design. They are used by craftsmen to make tables, furniture and as unique accents throughout a space. Our hardwood slabs are wide, left with their live bark edges intact and machine planed down to standard thicknesses so they’re ready for your project. Read more »

Why Quartersawn Lumber

quartersawn oak with medullary rays

When you quartersaw timber the resulting hardwood lumber is more stable, less prone to shrinking, warping and cupping, and in a number of species such as White Oak, presents distinct, decorative medullary rays and vertical grain, providing both visual and structural improvements over plain sawing. That’s why Timber Works specializes in quartersawn lumber. Read more »

Select and Better Black Walnut

black walnut lumber

Our main niche is quarter sawn white oak but grade black walnut isn’t far behind. Walnut lumber is a sought after material by wood workers, cabinet builders and flooring manufacturers alike for it’s rich color and warm tone. It is heavy and strong yet easily worked. Finished it is one of the most beautiful hardwoods in North America. We have …

Wide Quarter Sawn White Oak

quartersawn white oak flooring

Ohio Timber Works is your source for quarter sawn white oak for less! If you’re looking for nice, wide quarter sawn oak for less, Ohio Timber Works is your source! We are currently stocked with 8, 9 and 10 inch quarter sawn white oak boards. These boards are 100% FAS or 1F and professionally kiln dried to ensure its stability …