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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 you need is based on volume. Enter the dimensions in o...
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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 were made in vari...
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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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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

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

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

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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Decorating With Live Edge Slabs

People often aspire to make their home decor modern, but if you’re not careful, modern can become cold, stale, and uninteresting. The cure for a mod overdose? Something natural. Like a touch of authentic, organic, real wood. Here are eight rooms to show you how it’s done. 
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Custom CNC Routing And Carving For Endless Possibilities

We offer custom CNC routing and carving at our sawmill and custom furniture facility in Concord, North Carolina. Our commercial-grade CNC router gives us the ability to carve logos, quotes, names, and designs into large pieces of wood and custom tabletops or signage. 
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Modern Rustic Interior Design: 7 Best Tips To Create Your Flawless Space

Modern and rustic usually fall into two different categories of design. Then one day the beautiful relationship between the two was formed. The natural and soothing characteristics of rustic design blended with the clean lines and luxurious finishes of modern design create one of the most intriguing (and popular!) Interior Design Styles out there.
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Custom Wood Furniture

Every customer has a unique need, so shouldn't our services be unique too? We think so! We like to think outside the box and offer a portfolio of custom services to add value to our customer's projects. We take some of God's most beautiful resources and customize them for your home or workplace, using sustainable timber craftsmanship.
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How To Clean Exotic Wood Tables

Learn how to maintain your exotic hardwood furniture pieces to sustain a lasting sheen and keep the wood from being damaged.
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