Wood

(Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Md. Wood-Pellet Fuel Maker Explands, Adds 160 Jobs In N.C.

A Maryland company that turns leftover lumber into wood pellets treated as renewable fuel plans to expand at two new sites in rural North Carolina, adding 160 jobs within four years.

09/09/2014

(credit: Thinkstock)

Refinish Your Hardwood Floors Without Finishing Off Your Savings

Consider some cheap do-it-yourself work to get a new look in your home for less.

09/05/2012

Photo by Alexandra Beier/Getty Images

Artist Uses Chainsaw To Create Wood Carvings

Joe Stebbing started out carving wood the old-fashioned way. With chisels and a mallet. Trouble was, it took about three months to make a single carving. Stebbing, a plumber by day and an artist in the evening, wanted to increase his output. Then he saw some chainsaw carvings by Dean Fox. Those changed his mind.

02/20/2012

painting

Man Uses Unconventional Tools For Art

When you paint with fire, you don’t sign your work with a pen or a brush. Hell, no. You heat a branding iron until it glows, press it hard into wood and admire the sizzle and smoke. Walker Babington just got the branding iron, which bears his initials. Before that, he didn’t feel comfortable signing his art work at all.

02/12/2012

wood generic

Maryland Sawmill Owners Puts Trees On Display

Keith Schoonover can wait months, sometimes years, for his wood to be just right for sale.

05/12/2011

Ocean City Boardwalk

Ocean City’s Boardwalk To Be Replaced

A redesign is in the works for one of the shore’s most iconic landmarks.

01/25/2011

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 3,445 other followers