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Where to Buy Hardwood Lumber In Pennsylvania

Updated: July 13, 2022
Finding hardwood at a reasonable price is hard. Box stores charge a high markup, and local sources take a lot of research. Use this guide to help find quality hardwood lumber near you.
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Where to Buy Hardwood Lumber In Pennsylvania

In this guide to hardwood lumber in Pennsylvania we’ve searched and have a hand selected list of stores that specialize in hardwoods. From domestic and exotic hardwoods to you should easily find a hardwood retailer near you.

To help your search you’ll find:

  • Price list links when published
  • Key services like surfacing (eg. S3S)
  • Pick-up vs. delivery
Lastly, with the price of hardwoods even a few dozen board feet can be worth a 1-2 hour drive. And who knows, maybe you’ll find a hardwood for turning, reclaimed lumber or even urban timber for your next project.

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1. Irion Lumber Company

Irion Lumber Company features everything from high grade (hard to find) matched log sets for grain and color consistency to common dimensioned lumber. And with shipping available  you don’t need to be close to order from their unique selection.

Price List: Yes

Online Shopping: Yes

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2. Groff and Groff

Odds are good Groff and Groff will have the hardwood you need for your project. With a comprehensive domestic and exotic supply, plus the popular live edge slabs you’ll have access to a complete hardwood lumber inventory here.

Price List: Yes

Online Shopping: No

Wood Selection

Services & Supplies

3. Good Hope Hardwoods

From massive live edge slabs to dimensioned hardwood and flooring Good Hope Hardwoods will have enough supply to keep your saws happy. Like other hardwood retailers featured here, they have an extensive supply, pictures of their stock and a retail store for woodworkers to stop by.

Price List: No

Online Shopping: No

Wood Selection

Services & Supplies

4. Hearne Hardwoods

Other states are jealous of Pennsylvania’s hardwood stores, and Hearne Hardwoods is part of that problem. With everything from hardwood, live edge slabs and flooring to burls and unique pieces if you can cut it odds are Hearne has it.

And if you want to see prices, they have one of the biggest hardwood price sheets around.

Price List: Yes

Online Shopping: No

Wood Selection

Services & Supplies

5. Middletown Lumber

While their hardwood list is a bit difficult to find, at Middletown Lumber you’ll find a complete inventory of hardwoods both domestic and imported. But, they also offer delivery and wood processing to help you saw or plane your purchase. 

Price List: No

Online Shopping: No

Wood Selection

Services & Supplies

6. Alderfer Lumber

Alderfer Lumber features a good selection of domestic and import hardwoods, live edge slabs, unique wood and services for straight line ripping (a must, when I purchase wood). 

Price List: No

Online Shopping: No

Wood Selection

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7. Bucks County Hardwoods

Bucks County Hardwoods features the most common domestic and exotic hardwoods, live edge slabs and milling services. 

Price List: Yes

Online Shopping: No

Wood Selection

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8. Good Woods

Near the border of Maryland you’ll find Good Woods that is a good source of hardwood lumber in Pennsylvania. And, as a mill, they feature a great selection of local live edge slabs, kiln services and the basic local domestic hardwoods.

Price List: Yes

Online Shopping: No

Wood Selection

Services & Supplies

9. Heacock Lumber

Heacock Lumber is a mill, and if they sell it they cut it. While that means you’ll only find domestic lumber, it also means you can ask them to do cut-to-order materials.

Price List: No

Online Shopping: No

Wood Selection

Services & Supplies

10. Cornish Lumber

Sometimes distance decides your lumber supplier. And with Cornish Lumber they are located, well, in the middle of upper northwest Pennsylvania near the New York border. 

But that doesn’t mean you’ll sacrifice on a good selection of locally sourced domestic hardwoods. While they typically sell wholesale, they offer up competitive deals for decent quantities to local woodworkers.

Price List: No

Online Shopping: No

Wood Selection

Services & Supplies

Resources

You’ll find no shortage of hardwood in Pennsylvania. Due to a great mix of mills, a vibrant forestry, and a dense population there are a number of lumber suppliers that sell direct to woodworkers.

Pennsylvania Woodworking Clubs

Featured Pennsylvania Wood

While not all states have a state tree that’s a desirable wood for projects, in Pennsylvania the old growth Eastern Hemlock is my choice. While best responsibly sourced (no tree lives forever – but these can live 800 years), this is a great wood for small projects.

Wood Buying References

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