Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Episode 6: Old Beams or New Beams?

(Above): On the left, Antique Pine known for its durability due to dense ring growth.  On the right, new lumber has a large moisture content due to a high percentage of sapwood. 

Episode 6: You may be wondering, what is the difference between old beams and new beams? There might be more to choosing a good piece of lumber than you think.

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