As of 2016, some major hardwood lumber suppliers include HearneHardwoods.com, TheWoodYard.com and McIlvain.com. Each of these suppliers offers more information about its products and selection on its website.
At HearneHardwoods.com, customers find more than species of hardwoods in stock from foreign and domestic sources. This vendor offers musical instrument quality wood, hardwood flooring, rare mutations of common types of wood and salvaged antique lumber. Some of its offerings include quilted big leaf maple, Tasmanian oak flitch, Tasmanian rose myrtle book-matched slabs and bosse.
TheWoodYard.com provides a selection of domestic hardwoods, imported and exotic hardwood and cabinet-grade plywood. This company offers select grade and kiln dried in most of the wood species. Its selection of domestic hardwoods includes cherry, white oak, basswood, ash and eastern red cedar. Foreign hardwoods include zebrawood, yellowheart, Tasmanian blackwood, wenge and canarywood. This company offers finishing supplies, such as E-Z bond, Pentacryl, AnchorSeal and Milk Paint to get the job done as soon as the hardwood arrives.
McIlvain.com offers its customers a selection of both domestic and foreign hardwood. This company takes pride in offering hard to obtain woods. Some of the more common types in stock include teak, ipe, jatoba, African mahogany and Spanish cedar. This company goes to great lengths to ensure the quality of its wood by hand inspecting each board at least three times before delivery.