Beyond hardwood flooring

Maine sawmills produce a variety of hardwoods and softwoods suitable for particular uses in residential construction. Panelists explore the utility of some of Maine’s underutilized wood species such as red pine, hemlock and cedar. Panelists will also discuss challenges in sourcing wood from smaller mills in Maine. Panelists include Portland architect Caleb Johnson, fine home builder Henry Banks and wood broker Ethan Bessey