FLASH SALE!: Purpleheart


Clark’s Hardwood Lumber Co. is having a flash sale on purpleheart! This is a wood that is very familiar to most woodworkers so I will get right to the point. We have 123 board feet of 3/4″ S2S1E material that we are offering at $6.00/board foot. This price even includes the milling. This price is… Read more »

Wood Slabs of the Month

Spalted Pecan Slab

  We are featuring two wood slabs this month, both of equal uniqueness and character. The first, a Southern original, Pecan that is not only figured, but Spalted in many areas as well. The grain boasts deep chocolate contrast and subtle black and grey patterns. It’s 3″ x 28″ – 8’6″, much larger than your… Read more »

Native Texas Pecan Is Back On Sale Now

UPDATE: WE ARE DOWN TO OUR LAST 144′ OF THIS MATERIAL! WE HAVE 12/12′ PIECES LEFT AND WHEN IT IS GONE IT IS GONE! (POSTED 8-10-2017) Our latest internet special is 1 x 6 S4S native Texas pecan. In fact, pecan is the state tree of Texas. Pecan (Carya illionoensis) is a species of the… Read more »

Beautiful Wood At Clark’s

I just had to share this picture. Everyday I get to see the most beautiful wood come out of our mill here at Clark’s. This particular order contained afrormosia, aromatic cedar, hard maple, poplar, East Indian rosewood, ribbon stripe sapele, teak and walnut! On another note (sort of), we received a shipment of exotics this… Read more »

An American Original: Figured Black Walnut

American Black Walnut slabs showing figured hardwood.

American Black Walnut (Juglans Nigra) is highly prized by woodworkers and furniture makers for its heartwood color of deep chocolate, its distinctive grain patterns, and its superior working characteristics. We recently acquired a load of figured black walnut, each piece exhibiting unique patterns of knots, ripples, swirls, and waves. Clark’s Hardwood Lumber Co. of Houston,… Read more »