Established in 2010 as a collaboration between a certified arborist and a sustainable building consultant, Josh Greenspan and Alex Woodbury of Kamuela Hardwoods save logs from the landfill to create locally-sourced, high-quality, salvaged lumber for islander woodworkers, builders, and instrument makers in their Hawaiian community.
James and Nick Hunsaker run Hunski Hardwoods, an urban sawmill near Sacramento, California. Established in 2010, Hunski Hardwoods specializes in salvaging diseased and dying urban trees and milling them into high-quality slabs, lumber, gunstock blanks, billets, and turning wood.
Eric Savics and Danny Hagge established Van Urban Timber to produce live-edge slabs and custom wood furniture from locally salvaged urban trees in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Steve Ebner and his daughter Rebecca run Manayunk Timber, an urban sawmill in Pennsylvania, USA specializing in reclaiming old growth wood from 19th century buildings.
Westgate Urban Woods salvages walnut trees with two LT70 portable sawmills and a WM1000 sawmill.
Brian Presnell of Indy Urban Hardwood Co. salvages fallen and diseased urban trees with his portable sawmill in Indiana, USA.
Inspired by Wood-Mizer owner dream projects, Jesse Matras used his portable sawmill to build a beautiful cabin retreat for his family.
Ross & Joslin Bennett from New Hampshire used their Wood-Mizer LT15 portable sawmill to build their family home for three.
A Wood-Mizer LT15 portable sawmill makes it possible for The Beamery to saw long timber frame beams and valuable reclaimed lumber.