Loggers leave behind anything they can’t sell to sawmills.
This includes logs which are too short, too crooked or odd species—exactly the logs many custom woodworkers want for their creations.
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The options available allow you to get as much exercise as you want.
These custom pieces display the log’s unique spalting, feathering, ambrosia, voids, inclusions, and kno... Is there something better to do with it other than firewood?
Are you looking for an easy way to get lumber out of your log?Portable bandsaw mills yield eight 1” boards for every seven produced on circle sawmills.Whether you are buying logs or cutting them yourself, the 15% increase in yield means better use of the resource and a better overall return your investment. The variety and options for mills make it possible to find a sawmill to meet any of a number of needs.Small sawmills have the flexibility to mill the most profitable wood at any given time, whether it is flooring, railroad ties, dunnage, construction materials or custom lumber for area farmers or woodworkers.Selling your wood online via Craigslist or Kijiji is also now a very viable option, thereby significantly extending your market. Simply putting a sawmill together can provide entertainment.Local farmers and ranchers also need trailer decking, barn siding, building material and fencing.When word gets out you run a portable sawmill, they will contact you about lumber.Sassafras, mulberry, Osage orange, persimmon and other minor species each have their unique qualities giving them their own special value, if you are willing to take the time to do the research. Portable sawmills provide the potential for good income and business growth.Even when the housing market and standard lumber prices are down, the demand for specialty wood products remains.Instead of harvesting trees, we save dead or diseased trees from being processed into non recyclable products such as firewood, and mill them into natural live edge slabs.Some of our featured products include tables, desks, benches, mantels, countertops and bar tops.