Lee Roy Jordan Lumber

Is Redwood Lumber Still Available?

redwood is available for decking

Is redwood lumber still available? Contrary to what you may have heard, redwood lumber is readily available for purchase. But let’s clear some of the confusion surrounding the availability of redwood lumber. Considering that we must protect  old-growth natural resources, redwood is protected within 100,000 acres. This is where the misconception comes in. Even so, … Read more

Hardwood vs Softwood

What Decking Material Lasts the Longest?

So what IS the real difference between hardwood and softwood, when it comes to building materials? In this article, we’re going to explore the differences between the two, and why it matters. Despite its name, hardwood is not necessarily any denser or stronger than softwood. The two terms actually reference deciduous trees versus evergreen trees. … Read more