Extensions – Milling

A Tree Goes to Town

Twenty-two months ago we had many trees on our property logged.  Ironbark poles were put aside for our use and we began the laborious process of milling it ourselves. We stacked the timber to air dry for six months, prior to being taken to the mill to be finished (dressed). Twenty-two months later we returned to the […] Read more…

We Have Finished Milling!!

Saturday afternoon PC hooted the car horn all the way up from the bush. He was ecstatic:) the milling is finished! Bearers and joists and 1.7km of decking boards for our deck and verandah are cut. PC took the week off from work to complete the milling. Hard, tedious work, but it is finally finished. […] Read more…

Milling Our Own Timber

Remember back in early December when we had our timber logged? We decided to mill some of that timber ourselves for our verandah and decking. We hired a Lucas Mill and in between extensions PC has tried his hand at milling. Precision is important, and PC is nothing if not of the school of thought […] Read more…

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