Birch Lumber at AFP Logs & Lumber, Inc. in Buckhannon, WV
Birch is easy to work with, from staining, to painting and finishing.
The North-Eastern Appalachian region.
Furniture, cabinets, architectural millwork, flooring, and interior trim. A favored wood for use with lighter-colored species. Generally available 4/4 and 5/4 thickness, limited availability in 6/4.
2.3% of total U.S. hardwoods commercially available.
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