HARDWOODS

The premier supplier of hardwoods in the Mid-Atlantic region, YUKON maintains an ample stock of hardwood in the thicknesses indicated.

Chris, our kiln operator, takes pride in expertly drying  his lumber to a proper moisture content between 6-8%;  after which, our certified lumber grader, individually sorts each piece of hardwood by grade.

The end result is the best possible product for your projects.

 

 

ASH, WHITE (Fraxinsus americana) - Strong, stiff, bendable, ideal for sport and athletic equipment. 4/4, 8/4.

BASSWOOD (Tilia americana) - Lightweight, even grained, soft, works great for carving. 4/4, 8/4, 16/4.

CEDAR, AROMATIC RED (Juniperus virginiana) - Used primarily in closets and cedar chests for its tendency to thwart moths.

CHERRY (Prunus serotina) - Strong, fine grained, used in fine furniture making. 4/4, 5/4, 8/4.

MAHOGANY, AFRICAN (Khaya ivorensis) - Ribbon figured grain, used in boat building, furniture, and woodworking.

MAHOGANY, HONDURAN (Swietenia macrophylla) - Traditional favorite for Victorian and turn-of-the-century pieces.

MAPLE, HARD (Acer saccharum) - High density, even grained, used for butcher blocks, turns great. 4/4, 5/4, 8/4.

MAPLE, SOFT (Acer rubrum) - Softer in texture than hard maple, widely used throughout the cabinet industry. 4/4/, 8/4.

OAK, RED (Quercus rubra) - Probably the most diversely used wood. Great for flooring, furniture, cabinets, and general construction. 4/4, 5/4, 6/4, 8/4.

OAK, WHITE (Quercus Alba) - Strong, fine grained, great for boat work due to its tight cell structure. 4/4, 5/4, 6/4, 8/4.

OAK, WHITE - Quarter Sawn - Cut 90 degrees to the pith of the tree, splitting the cells, providing a beautiful and distinctive pattern. 4/4.

PINE, EASTERN WHITE (Pinus strobus) - Soft, even grained, used for furniture making. 4/4, 8/4.

POPLAR (Liriedendron tulipifera) - Even grained, medium density, works well, paints and stains well. 4/4, 5/4, 6/4, 8/4, 12/4, 16/4.

TEAK (Tectona grandis) - The favorite of the boat woods due to its beautiful grain and high oil content. 1/2, 4/4, 5/4, 6/4, 8/4.

WALNUT (Juglans nigra) - Stong, stable, prized for generations by woodworkers. 4/4, 5/4, 8/4

 

Call for current availability and prices.

Price breaks on orders of 100BF, 250BF, 500BF, 1,000BF.

Our on site custom millwork department can meet your design requirements.

Detail photos of any lumber is available via Email request.

 

"An abundance of hardwood with a soft and glowing patina and lavish widths of clear grain."

 

Yukon Lumber Company, Inc.

520 W. 22nd Street, Norfolk, Virginia 23517 USA

Email: contact@yukonlumber.com

Voice: 757-625-7131 Fax: 757-747-0011 Toll Free: 1-800-325-WOOD (9663)

Monday - Friday: 8am - 5pm . . . Saturday: 9am - 2pm

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