Eucalyptus Plywood

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When people speak of eucalyptus, they most often think of its medicinal properties. Eucalyptus oil has been long used  to treat nasal congestion and asthma, as well as for a tick repellant. It is also used as a herbal remedy for arthritis and skin ulcers. Yet the wood of the eucalyptus tree has been largely … Read more

Purpleheart Plywood

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Purpleheart is a rather unique hardwood, mostly due to its color. While the color everyone associates with purpleheart is purple, true to its name, the wood can vary somewhat, it can also be greyish/brown. Generally speaking, the purple color really doesn’t appear when freshly cut, but upon exposure the wood turns more purplish. The use … Read more

Acacia Plywood

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Acacia has a unique history amongst woods, in that the furnishings of the Biblical tabernacle, sometimes referred to as the “Tabernacle of Moses” were made out of acacia wood. Some translations of the Bible use the term “shittam tree” rather than acacia, but the shittam is one of the many variants of the acacia. But … Read more

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