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Lumber’s Record Pricing: Will it continue into 2018?Monday, Dec 11, 2017

The end of the year gun has sounded.  Thanksgiving has come and gone and those of you who put up Christmas lights in late October your time is now.            …

August NewsThursday, Aug 10, 2017

What do politics and Mother Nature have in common?  They both mess with lumber pricing.  Over the past months I have been communicating the details of the Softwood…

Under Pressure - Ground Contact to Major TomTuesday, Mar 22, 2016

Billy Joel, Queen, David Bowie or UC4A? When the term Pressure Treated Lumber comes to mind I think of the chemical iterations this product has endured over the…

Wasted Away AgainThursday, Sep 17, 2015

If you had to describe a friend as “Wasted Away Again in Margaritaville”, or stranded in the Who’s “Teenage Wasteland”, or even that they “Wasted” years crying…

Secrets to Great BBQ & Building -- It's All in the wood.Tuesday, Nov 11, 2014

I guess secrecy has always been a part of great cooking. Does your mother-in-law's recipe really contain every ingredient and step needed to duplicate her home…

Wood Guaranteed Against Warp - Is that Possible?Wednesday, Aug 20, 2014

So two studs go into a bar, . . . and a beautiful woman walks up to them and says "Hey big studs, I'm looking for somewood who will be straight and true, for I…

Well-Seasoned: Davis-Hawn Lumber Celebrates 90 Years of ServiceTuesday, Jun 18, 2013

June 20th marks Davis-Hawn Lumber Co.’s 90th anniversary. Steeped in Dallas’ history, Davis-Hawn is a story of perseverance, dependability and commitment. It was…

Remembering Those That Have Served Our CountryThursday, May 23, 2013

A few months ago, a young man named Jeffrey came by the yard looking for some hardwood lumber. Naturally he was directed to the mill. After a short conversation…

Award Winning Smoke'n Dave Takes 1st in Blues Bandits and BBQ in Oak CliffWednesday, Nov 14, 2012

On a crisp October Saturday, Oak Cliff's Bishop Arts hosted their annual Blues Bandits and BBQ which attracted 2000 neighbors and Dallasites and 23 "smokers"…