Rex Lumber Co

By: Bubbajunk.com

Rex Lumber Co was founded in 1946, the company has been concerned about the environment. They have always purchased lumber from sawmills that they feel harvest lumber using sound forestry practices. 
 
Rex Lumber is the largest wholesale-hardwood distributor on the eastern seaboard. The company services woodworkers, retailers, store fixture manufacturers and other companies that use hardwood lumber in their manufacturing processes. Rex employs over 300 people, but has been able to maintain a family-like atmosphere in spite of its growth. Their many employees have been with the company for 10, 20 or even 40 years. The combination of dedicated employees, a long list of good suppliers of high quality lumber and loyal customers has enabled Rex to become one of the premier hardwood and softwood suppliers in the country.
 
The company is also happy to announce that they are certified by the Forest Stewardship Council. This association monitors forestry practices throughout the world. They are in their third generation at Rex and will continue the principles for generations to come.

The company has four facilities located in Acton, Massachusetts, Englishtown, South Windsor, Connecticut, New Jersey and Doswell, Virginia. Their corporate headquarters located in Acton is also home to over three million board feet of kiln-dried lumber, and approximately 500,000 board feet of air-dried lumber. Thousands of lineal feet of moulding and surfaced lumber are processed daily in the Massachusetts mill which has three moulders and two planers.

Their largest mill is located in Connecticut, where there are 5 moulders and a high-tech computerized, cross-cut & rip saw. The Englishtown facility also has a mill and stores up to 1.5 million board feet of kiln-dried stock and two million board feet of air-dried stock. The Virginia facility is smaller, storing 600,000 board feet of kiln-dried lumber. The millwork facility has a roughing planer, a cabinet planer and a straight-line rip saw.

Trucks leave Rex facilities daily and deliver lumber to customers from Maine to North Carolina. They also export lumber overseas and ship lumber via contract carrier to the Midwest and West Coast. 
 
Rex Lumber Co provide many verity of Lumber Species such as Alder, Kerung, Ash, Basswood, Beech, Birch, Butternut, Cedar, Cherry, Cottonwood, Cypress, Hickory, Mahogany, hard maple, soft maple, red oak, pine, Poplar, teak, walnut, willow and  lyptus. Rex Lumber Co located in Massachusetts, Virginia, New jersey.