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Nothing says Lakeside Retreat like Eastern White Pine

This cozy lakeside cottage was recently renovated using Eastern White Pine lumber from our sawmill. This family fixed up the exterior, adding a sleek new front entry and porch accented by pine siding with a natural stain. The natural wood … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays: The Quality and Beauty of Eastern White Pine

W.R. Robinson Lumber would like to thank you for being a member of our extended community and wish you the best this holiday season. One of our top priorities is our customers—whether you are a builder, contractor, or even a DIYer, … Continue reading

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Barns and Stalls: Quality is Key for Equestrians

In the equestrian world, where your horse sleeps, eats, exercises and spends it’s time is an important part of raising healthy, happy and successful horse. Equestrian architect and owner of Blackburn Architects, John Blackburn explains in his blog “When you … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season for Landscaping and Mulch

With the rainy spring season beginning to wrap up, landscapers and homeowners alike are beginning the arduous task of preparing their yards and gardens for the summer months. One simple but key component that is sure to make a difference … Continue reading

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Wide Plank Flooring: How to Choose a Width

One of the most important elements in any room is the flooring.  Whether you choose wood, carpet, tile or linoleum—the flooring takes up a vast majority of any space and helps set the tone of the entire room.  For our … Continue reading

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Modern Pine Wood Paneling

What do you think of when you hear the term wood paneling? For most people this terminology brings one of two images to mind. 1.) The first image is usually of a house built in the 60’s or 70’s. Think … Continue reading

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Why buy direct from a sawmill?

W.R. Robinson Lumber differs from many other lumber retailers as we are in a unique position of operating not only a retail building stocked with Eastern White Pine lumber products but a sawmill, two dry kilns, and a planing operation … Continue reading

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Tips for Installing Your Wide Pine Floor

Wide pine floors are warm, luxurious, and beautiful–IF properly installed. The beautiful part about pine hardwood floor installation is that wood floors can be laid beautifully by an amateur with the proper research and mindfulness. Wide plank flooring must be … Continue reading

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Uses for Eastern White Pine

Eastern White Pine is as American as apple pie. This is no surprise since it helped form our country and landscape since the last Ice Age. Rolling forests of Eastern White Pine stretch from North Carolina to the extreme eastern … Continue reading

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