ASHS Video Knowledge Base

The Making of a Floor

This 5-minute video takes you through the steps in processing timber from log to finished floorboards at the Abbey Timber sawmill near Duns in the Scottish Borders. This video was made by Freda O'Byrne for ASHS with funding from Scottish Forestry.


Scottish Forestry Grading Video

This film seeks to demystify the process by which hardwood trees are graded and valued, with particular reference to oak. It also touches on the important elements of measuring and marketing hardwood timber in Scotland. It is aimed at foresters, woodland owners and sawmillers new to the topic or who wish a refresher of the key issues. This video was produced by Scottish Forestry.


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