Welcome to Bob’s BK Woodworking Blog

by BobJohnson on October 28, 2010

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Robert Johnson, Master Woodworker, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Master Woodworker Bob Johnson

Hi, I’m Bob Johnson, one of the owners of BK Woodworking and I’d like to use this space to answer your questions about one of my favorite topics: wood.

I thought I’d start off by telling you a bit about the types of wood that are available to us here in the United States.

As you might guess, not all wood has the same hardness and durability. Here’s a rundown of some of the more common types and their quality.

You can make furniture out of just about any but the softest types of wood but some woods are better than others.

Woods are often classified as hardwoods or softwoods. Read more about types of wood