Every contractor wants happy customers, and every customer wants a contractor who will give them superb products that last a lifetime. When performing any woodworking project, the quality and excellence of the materials used will be a big influence on the end result of that project. Woodworking contractors will provide a superior-quality product if they use superior-quality materials in their craft, to begin with.
The Benefits of Walnut Slabs
One, great way to get the edge on the competition and to leave every completed job site with happy customers who will refer you to other customers is to use walnut slabs in your projects. Live-edge, walnut slabs provide a rustic, unique, unfinished look that harkens to the wildness of the tree itself. Walnut slabs are essentially indestructible and very dense, so they will last a long time. Some other benefits of walnut slabs are:
- Walnut slabs have a very rustic, unique, unfinished look when the edges are left uncut and the bark still shows. The bark and grain of walnut are instantly recognizable. No tree looks quite like walnut. Such slabs create a unique look that customers will appreciate.
- Walnut slabs have rings and markings on each log that are unique to that log. This allows for furniture pieces that are totally special, fully customized, and without equal.
- Walnut slabs, a delicacy of modern-day woodworking, are handpicked and meticulously refined. Each piece goes through a special dehumidification process to preserve the edges and surface. Each slab can be cut and molded further, depending on personal preference for that slab.
- Walnut slabs come in almost infinite shapes and sizes, giving customers and contractors alike a wide variety of options to pick from to get the perfect slab for the job. Furthermore, with no two pieces looking alike, contractors can be sure to provide a unique and truly special slab for their clients.
- Walnut slabs rate at the top of the wood spectrum for shaping and turning. Walnut slabs carry a twelve percent moisture content, weighing in at thirty-eight lbs per cubic foot. For its weight, walnuts slabs are quite strong. Walnut slabs also hold their shape and do not change much after seasoning.
- Walnut slabs are some of the prettiest slabs available. Walnut slabs are prized for furniture, flooring, gunstocks, art pieces, etc. A combination of the durability and persistence of the wood itself combined with its unique beauty make walnut slabs an instant jaw-dropper for any customer. Walnut slabs are highly valued and create beautiful pieces that last for life.
Walnut slabs rank with the most durable of woods, all the way up there with chestnut and black locust. Walnut slabs will outlast just about any other wood, even under circumstances that are favorable for decay.
Why Customers Prefer Walnut Slabs
Contractors are wise to use walnut slabs in their woodwork, for these slabs never cease to impress customers. Customers prefer walnut slabs over more generic or standard woods because customers want something unique. They want wood pieces that impress and that stand out. They want wood pieces that have no equal and that are totally special to that piece and to that piece alone. Customers prefer walnut slabs because not only are they functional for just about any use, but these slabs are works of art in their own right.
Wood Vendors; The Premier Source for Walnut Slabs
At Wood Vendors, we have over four-hundred, individual walnut slabs in stock, all organized into categories based off of size dimensions and appearance. We have walnuts slabs for just about any purpose, from rough slabs to finished slabs and kiln-dried slabs. We have symmetrical cut slabs sold in pairs, and we have unique, single pieces too. We carry walnut slabs with intricate and beautiful wood grain patterns. We also have walnut slabs with knot-holes going through the slab, and slabs for furniture and fine-detail projects. We carry walnut spans that have already been finished and built into tables and furniture pieces. We have extremely detailed and rare-looking walnut slabs that can be displayed as works of art on their own.
At Wood Vendors, our inventory is expansive and our selection of walnut slabs is unmatched in quality and excellence. Wood Vendors is based out of Vancouver, Washington, but we offer competitive freight shipping all across the country for our expansive customer base. Fill out our online web form to request more information or call our direct line today at 1-877-983-6367.