Slow growth with unsurpassed consistency in color and quality.
Becoming one of the preferred Midwest Basswood lumber suppliers doesn’t just happen – it takes a commitment to quality, service, and sustainability. At Kretz Lumber Company, we are committed to providing you the highest quality selection, and doing so with unsurpassed value.
Our basswood lumber is a popular choice among window blind manufacturers given its fine uniform texture and indistinct grain. You will benefit from its easily sanded and stained surface, providing a lightweight, easily worked material yet strong, finished product.
- Available in:4/4, 5/4, 8/4 and 9/4 Thickness (S&B, #1, #2a)
- Popular uses: Window blinds, carving, turning, furniture, moldings
- Color detail: The sapwood is a creamy white while the heartwood is a light reddish brown.