Hardboard’s unique qualities make it an ideal option as a panel substrate for hundreds of different products. Commonly known as “Masonite”, hardboard is a thin, strong board made from wood fiber derivates like chips.
Smaller stores have the flexibility to provide value-added services or products. One way to do this is by offering a discounted, off-grade lumber product that satisfies the needs of your DIY, industrial, shed/garage builders, and certain remodelers.
Flooring retailers all struggle with the balance of quality products vs. affordable prices. These days, customers want the best bang for their buck. Stocking B Grade hardwood flooring can be the answer for many of your customers.
Low-grade lumber is an industrial graded wood which can be softwood lumber or hardwood lumber. It is available in many sizes, from 1×4 and 1×6 through common dimensional lumber sizes like 2×4, 2×6, and 2×12, and larger. Low-grade lumber typically has more wane and knots than higher wood material that is used for residential construction.