Wood is of two principal varieties: hardwood and softwood. Hardwoods come from deciduous bushes, softwoods from conifers. Hardwoods are often-but not always-more durable than softwoods. One clear instance is balsa. Though the softest of woods, it is classified a hardwood. Buy Birch Lumber
4″ to 8″ Widths
Price shown is for a random selection of widths within this range. You can request specific widths or add a straight edge rip in the order form.
6′ to 12′ Lengths
This is the range of lengths that we might have in stock. We always try to ship the longest possible lengths, but to make it easier on you and us, request length ranges in the order form.
Length Shipping Restrictions
We always try to ship the longest lengths possible, depending on the quantity you order and what we have available at that time. But 7′ is the longest length we can reasonably ship by UPS & FedEx
8′ and longer can be shipped truck freight, but this method is usually economical only for shipments that are at least 350 lbs (approx 100 board feet); Please contact us if you have questions.
Also known as 4/4, S2S. Surfaced 2 sides (S2S) from rough sawn lumber. You should be able to yield approximately 3/4″ thickness after you flatten, plane, shape or sand your project parts to fit your project.
Learn more in our blog: “What Does 4/4 Mean in Lumber?”