Unlocking the Secrets of the Lumber Yards: No BS Guide from a Pro

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Join us on a journey to the lumber yard as we uncover the secrets to getting the best prices on wood. Learn how to calculate board footage, select the right wood species, and navigate through the different grades and sizes. Whether you’re a seasoned woodworker or just starting out, this video will give you the knowledge and confidence to make the most of your lumber yard experience. Don’t forget to subscribe for more no-bs woodworking tips and tricks

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No BS Intro – Lumber Dealers are Not Retail Friendly 0:00
What to Bring With You to the Hardwood Dealer 1:00
How Much Wood do You Need – Calculating Board Feet 1:54
Wood Grading s1s, s2s, s3s, s4s, r1e. 4/4, 6/4, 8/4 3:53
What is the Face and Edge Grain Going to Look Like? 7:07
What Selecting Your Wood Actually Looks Like 7:59
Other Places to Find Hardwood 9:27
How to Find a Hardwood Dealer 9:42
No Bs Outro 10:10
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