Spruce wood is useful in general building work, especially, indoors, as it is not known to last long outdoors, when untreated.
Pinewood is widely used in high-value carpentry items such as furniture, window frames, panelling, floors, and roofing fine, smooth grain
Larch wood is valued for its tough, waterproof and durable qualities for exterior cladding of buildings, and interior panelling. The timber is resistant to rot when in contact with the ground and is suitable for use as posts and in fencing.
Cedar Wood is resistant to warping and is lightweight as well, hence are often using for not only roofing but also for interior high-quality furniture.
Fir wood is mostly used for manufacturing of Plywood and hence is generally recommended for indoor use only for eg. Framing.
Sizes of Timbre that are commonly available are:
- Thickness (in mm):
25, 40, 50, 63, 75, 100, 120, 150, 180, 200
- Width (in mm):
100, 120, 125, 150, 175, 180, 200, 225, 250, 275, 300
- Length (in mtr):
1.5,1.75, 2,2.25, 2.5, 2.75, 3, 3.25,3.5, 3.75, 4, 4.25, 4.5, 4.75, 5, 5.25, 5.5, 5.75, 6