• Image 1
    Image 2
    Image 3
    Image 4
    Image 5
    Image 6

Articles & Stories


In Dunfermline, a little village north of Edinburgh, Scottish Wood has grown substantially over the past 20 years. They are a social enterprise - a charity which owns a sawmill...


A self-proclaimed homesteader, Nathan Brown was tired of powderpost beetles destroying the lumber he laid out to air dry, so he decided to build a solar kiln. "The solar...

From sawing raw logs to moulding finished flooring – One Scotsman...

Just outside of Edinburgh, Scotland, Sandy Crook has retired from his full time tree surgeon business to spend more time with what he really enjoys, seeing timber turned into...

Size matters - Wood-Mizer's WB2000 wideband sawmill in the UK

Ben Pike visited Bryan Wylie's Carronbridge Mill in south-west Scotland to find out how the WB2000 wide-band sawmill has upped production while helping to shelter the business...

American Sawmiller uses his own trees to build a research barn

He finished it just in time to get married inside! Ben used his LT40 sawmill to cut his own timber to build a barn to serve as a research center.

Saved by a Sawmill in the Congo

The curious tale of one tree’s late night attack on a Wood-Mizer sawmill, and of the sawmill’s brave defense that saved the lives of two boys who happened to be sleeping next...

Rebuilding with salvaged timber after South Africa's worst forest fire

Rebuilding after a devastating fire that destroyed more than 1,000 homes, this South African Timber organization is making a difference with a Wood-Mizer LT20B sawmill.

Malaysian schoolteacher achieves dream of his own woodworking venture

Defying conventional wisdom, a schoolteacher in a rural Malaysian region dared to invest in a Wood-Mizer sawmill in order to convert underutilized trees into custom timber...

From Tree to Table: A Wood-Mizer Sawmill Owner Builds his First Table

The beautiful white oak and walnut kitchen table received over 1,500 public online votes and made Nathan Elliott a winner of the People's Choice Award in Wood-Mizer’s customer...

Watch This Before Buying a Sawmill - SWEDISH HOMESTEAD

Simeon Fuchs demonstrates how a Wood-Mizer LT40 mills a log from start to finish.


Welcome to the stories and articles section of our website.

Here you will discover how Wood-Mizer sawmill owners worldwide are actively growing local economies by processing wood more sustainably and profitably. 

I invite you to contact me for any questions about these articles. 

Jacob Mooney

Jacob Mooney - PR Coordinator
Contact me