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  • C3 Forest Products' FEED THE HUNGRY Campaign
    June 25, 2021

    C3 Forest Products' FEED THE HUNGRY Campaign

    We are excited to announce that C3 Forest Products will be partnering with LIFELINE CHRISTIAN MISSION to host a meal packing event at our facility on Friday, July 30th, 2021. Learn more about LIFELINE's ministry in the video below. Our goal is...

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  • Tips to Casting Clear Epoxy Resin
    May 21, 2021

    Tips to Casting Clear Epoxy Resin

    How do you successfully apply or cast clear epoxy resin?  What is the secret to a nice, transparent resin without air bubbles, shrinkage, or yellowing? Find the answers to these questions and more.  
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  • How To Calculate Epoxy Resin Coverage
    April 21, 2021

    How To Calculate Epoxy Resin Coverage

    If you find yourself wondering ‘How much resin do I need?’ you've come to the right place! Our epoxy calculator will help you determine how much you will need for your project. How To Calculate Epoxy Resin Coverage Calculating how much epoxy...

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  • Uses Of a Sawmill
    September 6, 2020

    Uses Of a Sawmill

    A sawmill or lumber mill is a facility where logs are cut into lumber. Modern sawmills use a motorized saw to cut logs lengthwise to make long pieces, and crosswise to length depending on standard or custom sizes (dimensional lumber).  Before the invention of the sawmill, boards...

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  • local sawmill services in Concord, North Carolina
    August 22, 2020

    How To Repurpose Fallen Trees

    Cutting down a tree from your property can be an emotional event for some people, especially if the tree was very old or had sentimental value to the family. Sometimes it’s necessary to remove trees that are damaged or unhealthy, but that doesn’t mean you can’t find ways to repurpose the tree and give it new life. At C3 Forest Products, we can produce custom sized and shaped boards from a fallen, or cut trees with our sawmill services

    Here are 10 wonderful ways you can find new uses for an old tree.

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  • Conference Room Live Edge Slab Table
    August 9, 2020

    What Does Your Conference Room Say About Your Business

    You never get a second chance to make a first impression. When you meet with clients for the first time at your business, the design of your conference room can really help to set the tone and speak for your business. Your conference room is the centerpiece of your office. You not only meet with clients there, but you also hold meetings with everyone in the office. It’s a space for ideas, new plans and great working relationships. With all that in mind, it needs to communicate the right message. Here are some ideas to consider.

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  • Wood Furniture In Design
    July 28, 2020

    Wood Furniture In Design

    We import stunning live edge slabs and crosscuts from a sustainable forest program in Costa Rica to make tabletops and other pieces of custom furniture. Our custom dining room tables, coffee tables, end tables, and countertops are the perfect natural design element to add to any space. 
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  • The Beauty of Vacuum Kiln Drying
    July 26, 2020

    The Beauty of Vacuum Kiln Drying

    We have exciting news! Starting Fall 2020 we'll be offering custom kiln drying services at C3 Forest Products, right here in Concord, North Carolina! This will be an al a carte service offered to customers and will also allow us to be able to locally source freshly cut green slabs and lumber and convert it into valuable dried product for sale alongside our exotic species. We're hoping this opens up a world of possibilities for you!  
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  • 15 Ways To Mix Different Wood Shades in Your Decor
    July 26, 2020

    15 Ways To Mix Different Wood Shades in Your Decor

    These days, mixing up different wood shades when decorating adds variation in color, texture, and pattern, which makes a space more visually appealing. But what is the secret for combining different woods tones without making a room feel cobbled together? Find out in this post.
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