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Top 10 Hard Woods

For some people hard wood is hard enough, but for others, it is all about having the hardest wood. There is a test called the Janka Hardness Test, and it determines the hardness of wood by measuring the resistance of a sample wood to denting and wear. Wikipedia describes the test as: “The Janka hardness […]

May 24, 2016 Post Comment News

A touch of Ebony makes the difference

Ebony is not the kind of wood that is used by everyday carpenters, joiners or cabinet-makers, in fact, it is the kind of wood used by master craftsmen. The rarity and price associated with ebony, and the rich dark colours often scare off most wood workers. You do however still see ebony used in specialist […]

May 11, 2016 Post Comment News