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Last Minute Gift Ideas to Make it a Merry Christmas for Your Woodsman
By The TimberTeam December 2, 2015

Sometimes no matter how well you plan a few gifts on your Christmas list slip through the cracks. If someone on your list is a woodworker than..

Licensed, Bonded & Insured and Other Contractor Considerations
By The TimberTeam September 30, 2014

What does licensed, bonded & insured mean? What are the contractor requirements in Texas? Do the definitions vary from state to state? Should the..

Top 3 Deck Designing Tools
By The TimberTeam September 25, 2014

When it comes to deck building there are a lot of basic construction practices that have held true for decades. However, technology has..

Fun Projects with Reclaimed Wood
By The TimberTeam September 23, 2014

Even though we’re in the business of selling outdoor lumber in Central Texas, Timbertown Austin is all about using reclaimed wood when it makes..

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Wood Storage for Your Closets
By The TimberTeam September 18, 2014

There always seems to be a shortage of storage space no matter how big your home is. So, it’s no wonder that a 2013 National Association of..

How Much Value Can Wood Floors Add to a Home?
By The TimberTeam September 16, 2014

When homeowners are evaluating their home improvement projects many times value add is a significant factor. We've talked about the value that a..

A Look at the Texas Lumber Industry
By The TimberTeam September 10, 2014

Lumber has been a big industry in Texas for 185 years. Timbertown Austin is proud to help carry on the tradition as one of the largest outdoor..

The Must-Have Tools for Beginner Woodworkers
By The TimberTeam September 9, 2014

Becoming a woodworker can be confusing when you start looking at all of the complex tools and equipment. In actuality there is a lot that..

What is Aromatic Cedar?
By The TimberTeam September 3, 2014

Because of the name, it's easy to see why so many people get confused about what Aromatic Cedar really is. Here’s a hint: it’s not part of the..

Top Tips for Enjoying Your Deck at the End of Summer
By The TimberTeam September 2, 2014

In Central Texas September is one of the best months for enjoying a deck. The temperature is getting more comfortable, but the days are getting..

Cool Back to School Wood Projects
By The TimberTeam August 28, 2014

It's time for kids to get back to school, but before they do square away some time to have fun working on a few cool wood projects they can use in..

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Preventing and Repairing Wood Damage Created by Dogs
By The TimberTeam August 26, 2014

National Dog Day is a time to show our pups a little extra love and attention! Even when they are puppies going through their chew-phase dogs can..

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Deck Safety for Senior Citizens
By The TimberTeam August 21, 2014

Relaxing out in the warm Texas sun is a favorite pastime for people of all ages. Senior Citizens Day is the perfect opportunity to get the family..

Why Using Lightweight Woods is Perfect for Some Projects
By The TimberTeam August 19, 2014

Did you know that the first airplanes were made of wood? Sure, it doesn’t sound safe what with the engine, fuel and potential for crashing, but..

How to Build a Model of Your Ideal Deck with Your Kids
By The TimberTeam August 14, 2014

When you think about it, popsicles are like miniature soft wood or hardwood deck boards. They are plank-shaped and have the right dimensions. You..

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