Type of Lumber: Poplar

light wooden planks texture with branchLampert Lumber is your one-stop-shop for premier building materials. We have been in the industry for over 100 years and are proud to provide excellent customer service. Whether you are contractor, home builder, craftsman or otherwise, we guarantee that you will find everything you need for your next project. If you are looking for superior lumber, we supply many types, including Poplar.

Poplar is a type of hardwood that can be either yellow or white. It is one of the most beautiful types of wood because of its color, which is generally a creamy white, and has straight grains. It is known for having the following characteristics:

  • Bending, crushing and tensile strength
  • Resistant to heavy impact
  • Durability
  • Toughness
  • Moderate to light weight

Our Great Selection of Lumber

Poplar is a great lumber because it is easy to work. It takes screws and nails well and can be sawn, sanded and more. Other advantages are that it takes paint or stain very well due to its fine pores, resulting in a smooth finish. It is also a highly stable wood. Because it is readily available and affordable. It makes a great choice for interior building, furniture or millwork. If your project requires stain or paint, this type of lumber is the perfect solution.

More Benefits of Poplar

  • Straight, fine and long boards
  • Takes paint and stain very well
  • Poplar trees grow quickly

Our Great Selection of Lumber

When you are looking for a certain type of lumber that will be the best fit for your project, the experts at Lampert Lumber can help you with choosing the best material. Avoid searching through several stores and find everything you need at Lampert Lumber. With our wide variety of industrial supplies and types of lumber, we ensure you will be more than satisfied. For more information, please contact us today!