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    Where can i find sheets of wood thats not mdf? Such as birch and cherry? I want a nice finish instead of normal carpeting but cant seem to find very easily on the internet







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    Re: Good wood?

    Quote Originally Posted by conor_thompson View Post
    Where can i find sheets of wood thats not mdf? Such as birch and cherry? I want a nice finish instead of normal carpeting but cant seem to find very easily on the internet
    Lowe or home depot should have birch and oak ..my favorite is.arauco if u can find it.in ur.area




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    Re: Good wood?

    Yup.. Lowes and home depot




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    Re: Good wood?

    Try to find another lumber yard like 84 Lumber or something like that. The sheets of wood at Home Depot and Lowe's tends not to be that great. Usable, but **** in comparison. Home Depot does have 2'x4' pieces of 11-ply Birch though, use those if at all possible versus their 5-ply 4'x8' sheets.



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    Re: Good wood?

    do a search for lumbar yards near you, it might be cheaper than home depot and have actual baltic birch not the crappy plywood birch.



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    Re: Good wood?

    Quote Originally Posted by jeffdachef View Post
    do a search for lumbar yards near you, it might be cheaper than home depot and have actual baltic birch not the crappy plywood birch.
    Where in Orange County do you shop for birch?




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    Where in Orange County do you shop for birch?
    2727 S. Main Street, Santa Ana CA 92707 OCLumber



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    Re: Good wood?

    Gibson sells really nice wood...














































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    Quote Originally Posted by nauc View Post
    Gibson sells really nice wood...



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