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Making the leap to LVLs

by NobleHome Affordable, passive solar, easy to build kit houses

We have always been proud that we use solid lumber in our home kits. This isn't always easy in modern construction. Solid wood tends to bend, crack, or warp and it can contains knots where you don't want them. From an engineering point-of-v… more...

0 replies | 544 views | Posted on: 10/27/2015 | Last updated: 10/27/2015

Please help my Mother-In-Law with a simple Intro to MDF products :)

MDF,Wood

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

My mother-in-law is building a new home, and she wants an introduction to the difference between MDF and "real wood." I'd like to get her information from someone who is an expert in this area. Can you help - thanks in advance! Specifi… more...

  Filed under: Engineered Lumber Products

4 replies | 2553 views | Posted on: 05/06/2015 | Last updated: 05/13/2015

 

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