Southern Yellow Pine near Birmingham, AL

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Forum topic by OX1574 posted 08-11-2017 03:10 PM 595 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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08-11-2017 03:10 PM

Does anyone have a good recommendation on a location to pick out really clean southern yellow pine near Birmingham, AL? I really want to avoid going to the big box stores. I called 84 lumber, but they won’t let you look through the wood to pick out boards. I am looking for 2”x8” or 2”x10” boards probably around 8’-10’ long to build a new solid workbench. Thanks

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#1 posted 08-11-2017 03:16 PM

That could be difficult outside of a bigbox. I searched through boards at HD to get mine for a workbench. Hope you can find what you want.

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#2 posted 08-11-2017 03:28 PM

Avoiding the big box stores is smart, if it’s opposite day.

They have what you want.

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#3 posted 08-12-2017 02:11 AM

How far from Birmingham? There’s a really nice lumber yard up here in Decatur (I live in Huntsville).

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