Sawmilling Success Stories

Reclaiming Old Growth Timber in Saskatchewan

Lincoln Dobson of Last Mountain Timber Wrighting in Saskatchewan turns reclaimed wood from demolished buildings into new timber frame structures with a Wood-Mizer portable sawmill.

 

Great Oaks from Little Acorns Grow for English Carpenter

Engineer-turned-carpenter, Paul Grainger, has spent 20 years building a thriving business with a Wood-Mizer LT40 sawmill at the heart of the operation. 

 

Santa's Sleigh Gets An Upgrade

With a little bit of Santa's magic, woodworker Gregg Turk created a stunning sleigh for Santa Claus with wood from a single poplar tree milled on his Wood-Mizer portable sawmill.

 

Urban Sawmilling Series Episode II - Manayunk Timber

Steve Ebner and his daughter Rebecca run Manayunk Timber, an urban sawmill in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania specializing in reclaiming old growth wood from 19th century buildings. 

 

Salvaging Urban Wood in Wisconsin

Paul Morrison of The Wood Cycle of Wisconsin is creating custom furniture, cabinetry, artwork, and more from salvaged urban wood.

 

Vancouver Island Sawmill Experiences Success

Vancouver Island sawmill, Wentsob Timber and Xemex Industries, has experienced growth and success by taking advantage of opportunities to diversify their wood products business.

 

My Wood-Mizer Story - Bryan Summerlin

Bryan Summerlin built a beautiful reception pavilion with lumber from his Wood-Mizer portable sawmill.

 

The Building of Noah's Ark

One of Wood-Mizer’s smallest sawmills was used to cut 50% of the timber for the world’s largest freestanding timber frame structure – a Biblically-sized reconstruction of Noah’s Ark.

 

25 Years of Wood-Mizer Homesteading

Rusty McCombs shares his experience using a Wood-Mizer portable sawmill to make lumber for homes, sheds, fencing, decks, and more.

 

Farmers Find Profits in Processing English Oak

A sawmill may not be the first thing you expect to see on a beef cattle and sheep farm in England, especially when the mill, sited next to the farmhouse, houses the largest capacity Wood-Mizer WM1000 industrial sawmill.

 

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