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About The hardwood distributors association
The Hardwood Distributor’s Association represents some of the largest and finest suppliers of hardwood lumber, hardwood plywood, hardwood moulding and hardwood architectural millwork. This site is designed to be your resource for all things related to the use and supply of hardwoods. Let an HDA Member help you with your next project!
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The Return of the American Chestnut
History of the American Chestnut American chestnuts, giants that could grow up to 125 feet tall and 16 feet wide, once dominated the forests of Appalachia. These “redwoods of the East,” as they were sometimes called, made up between one quarter and one half of all the...
When to Use 2 Common Lumber
What is 2 Common Lumber? The National Hardwood Lumber Association (NHLA) sets the standards for hardwood lumber grades, which indicate the amount of clear, defect-free wood in a board. The best grade you’ll find in most lumberyards is Select and Better (S/B), followed...
Ash Lumber and the Emerald Ash Borer
Ash is a great species of lumber to work with. Ash is known for its staining potential and ability to mimic oak. It has great shock resistance, and solid workability. To this point, it has been an economical wood that was always readily available. The light brown and...