From the ashes comes beauty

From the ashes comes beauty

The emerald ash borer (EAB) is an invasive beetle. While many find the beetle beautiful (children especially love its shimmering metallic look), it is highly destructive and has led to the downfall of all species of ash trees. In Canada, and North America as a whole,...
Logs End French Cut White Oak

Logs End French Cut White Oak

Rift & quarter sawn white oak is one of the most sought-after woods for flooring in design and architecture. Its unique medullary ray and flecking patterns are of unparalleled beauty and the specialized cut of the wood ensures superior stability as it will only...
Canadian Wood is Good!

Canadian Wood is Good!

As part of National Forest Week and the #ItTakesAForest campaign, we share an interesting look at how the past, present and future of structural wood in Canada is becoming known to observers from outside the construction industry. Journal of Commerce New and creative...