Poplar Wood

Poplar Wood: Properties, Characteristics & Uses

September 27, 2022

Poplar, also called Black Poplar or Lombardy Poplar, is a hardwood used for plywood, furniture, lumber, construction, boxes and crates, and veneers, among other things. It’s a non-durable wood that is widely available at a low price. Veneers of poplar can, however, be expensive. Here’s everything else you need to know about Poplar wood properties …

Brazilian cherry hardwood flooring

Brazilian Cherry Hardwood Flooring: An Ultimate Guide

September 13, 2022

Brazilian Cherry is a hardwood commonly found in the rainforests of Brazil. However, contrary to its name, this wood species doesn’t have anything to do with cherries. Also known by names of jatoba, locust, and courbail, It is mainly famous for its attractive deep red color, which makes it suitable for flooring among other things. …

beech vs pine wood

Beech Vs Pine Wood: Choosing the Best Wood for Your Project

September 8, 2022

When looking to start a woodworking project, one of the hardest things in my opinion is choosing the right wood. And why not? There are so many options available when it comes to wood species that even the most experienced woodworkers can get easily confused. So that you do not get confused when selecting wood …

air dried vs kiln dried

Air Dried Vs Kiln Dried Timber (Wood): What’s the Difference?

September 6, 2022

As you may already know, timber generally contains natural moisture, which needs to be dried before the wood can be used for specific purposes like construction and flooring. Air Dried Vs Kiln Dried, both happen to be two of the most popular types of dried timber that have been perfected for any woodworking project. Why …

types of timber mouldings

An Ultimate Guide to Types of Timber Mouldings

August 30, 2022

Moulding refers to a decorative shape made out of wood or any other material. Mouldings have since always been used in buildings, both as a way to conceal transition between surfaces such as walls and floors and as a piece of decoration. Because the right moulding can significantly improve the look and features of your …

monkey pod wood

Monkey Pod Wood: Properties Characteristics & Uses

August 25, 2022

Monkey Pod is a hardwood obtained from Monkey Pod Tree, which is also commonly called Raintree. It’s a hardwood with a 900 lbf Janka rating. The trees are naturally found in central and south America and are also planted in many tropical areas around the world. Here’s everything you need to know about Monkey Pod …

Types of Plywood

Types of Plywood: How to Select the Right One

August 17, 2022

Plywood is a type of engineered wood that is used in a vast range of applications, including both DIY and construction projects. Depending on the type and grade of plywood, it can be fairly strong to very strong. In this article, we will talk about the different types of plywood and which is suitable for …

Plywood vs Softwood

Plywood vs Solid Wood: 5 Key Differences in Detail

August 12, 2022

Solid wood and plywood are two of the most common and widely used types of wood. While solid wood refers to the original wood that we receive directly from trees, plywood is an engineered wood made by combining multiple thin layers of wood called veneer. Both solid wood and plywood (plywood vs solid wood) are …

hardwood decking guide

A Comprehensive Guide To Hardwood Decking

August 9, 2022

Hardwood decking is considered a beautiful investment for many reasons. Not only the use of hardwoods for decking is the most gorgeous choice, but also this type of decking happens to be very dense and durable. So, it’s kind of a combination of both beauty and strength. What more could you ask for when looking …

What is FSC-Certified Wood

What Is Fsc-Certified Wood & Why Should You Buy It?

August 5, 2022

FSC stands for Forest Stewardship Council and is a very important parameter in analysing the quality and authenticity of wood. At CameroonTimberExportSARL, we only sell and deal in FSC Certified wood and work in accordance with both regional and international laws to make available the best quality sustainable hardwood to you at your doorstep. So, …