Success Stories

From Log to Modulog in Wales

In order to manage their woodland profitably, a Welsh father and son timber framing team has developed modular cabins built with timber from their own trees, demonstrating how thoughtful woodland management encourages innovative ways of preserving forests.

 

From Movie Sets To Heavy Timbers, Brooks Sawmill Aims To Supply Them All

The Leonardo DiCaprio movie, ‘The Revenant’ was filmed in southern Alberta, Canada. Its set designers purchased a lot of wood products manufactured by Brooks Sawmill, and this is one of several Western movies that the sawmill has supplied in addition to its highly eclectic client list.

 

Model T Ford Club Creates Vintage Ash Wood Garage

Dan Conder volunteered his time and sawmill to help build a vintage-inspired garage education center for the Model T Ford Club of America in Indiana. 

 

South Carolina Craftsman Builds Timber Frame Display

Ralph Aartun of Table Rock Timber Frames in South Carolina built a timber frame display to capture the elegant, natural beauty of the structures he creates with lumber from his Wood-Mizer sawmill.

 

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.

 

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