The word wood is a noun. Wood means (1) a golf club with a long shaft used to hit long shots; originally made with a wooden head; metal woods are now available, (2) any wind instrument other than the brass instruments, (3) the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area, (4) the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word wood.
Browse this wood carvings retailer directory to find wood carving retailers in the United States of America. The photograph on this web page depicts a carved wood duck decoy.
Wood carving tools are most commonly used for carving furniture and architectural details. Learn more about wood carving tools and find links to wood carving tool makers and manufacturers.
There are kitchen cabinets to fit every style preference, regardless of price range. They come in a range of materials, including melamine and wood veneers as well as solid oak, maple, birch, and cherry.
Check out this moldings manufacturer directory for information about molding manufacturers and distributors in the USA. The photograph on this page depicts a wooden molding sample.
Today, furniture is still built much the same way it was built over three hundred years ago. In most furniture, the structural details are hidden by aesthetic designs. Learn about the woods and techniques that are used to make furniture.
Window blinds are available in a variety of materials, most notably natural wood, composite wood, faux wood, aluminum, and vinyl. Learn more with this guide to window blind materials.
Check out this machine tool vendor guide and directory to learn about machine tool suppliers and servicers in the USA. The photograph on this page depicts a CNC milling machine cutting wood.
Browse this closet accessories supplier directory for information about closet accessories manufacturers and distributors in the United States. The photo on this page shows a closet rod and wood clothes hangers.
This pest control company page comprises information about pest control careers in the United States of America plus a photograph of termite damage in dry wood.
Check out this blinds retailer directory for information about window blind and door blind retailers in the United States. The close-up photo on this web page depicts wood blinds.
Traditional classroom furniture includes desks, tables, and chairs, but may also include bookcases, shelves, and lecture podiums. Classroom furniture is usually constructed of wood and/or metal.
Laminate is used to mimic the look of wood, and laminate floors are a popular choice due to their cost-effectiveness. Links to selected laminate flooring vendors are included on the page.
Gas fireplaces are a beautiful and convenient alternative to traditional wood-burning fireplaces. Not only do they create heat and ambiance, but they do not require wood and they can be turned on and off.
Jewelers use wood, metals, leather, beads, gems, and stones to design necklaces, bracelets, rings, and earrings. Learn more about careers in jewelry making with this helpful article.
Proper casework is an important part of any laboratory setting. Laboratory casework includes base, wall, storage, and supply cabinets, and can be made from wood, plastic, or stainless steel.
The Forest Products Society was founded in 1947 to provide an information network for the forest products industry. It also distributes technical publications of the American Wood Council.
The following articles provide recent wood-related news.
David 'Norberg' Klengenberg was gathering wood near the shore for a camping trip when he came across a surprising find: a message in a bottle sent by an 11-year-old B.C. girl, nine years ago.
CBC News. Saturday, 24 Aug 2019 05:00:00 EDT.
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Hamilton trains general pharmacists in critical-care medicine so they can better treat patients in the intensive-care unit.
Maria Castellucci. Modern Healthcare. Saturday, 24 Aug 2019 01:00:00 EDT.
Andrew Wood of Worley says investment in the industry needs to continue in order to meet demand. He also says the business is now more diverse and "far more resilient" to external shocks.
CNBC. Friday, 23 Aug 2019 00:29 GMT.
I walk into the newest branch of my credit union, and I am immediately drawn to the design. Lots of open space, thick wood beams surrounded by steel, and lots of light thanks to the plethora of glass. ...
Hsyndicate. Wednesday, 21 Aug 2019 10:38:23 +0200.
Jacobs Engineering Group (JEC) is set to acquire John Wood Group's Nuclear business, which is a strategic fit for its ATN line of business.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Tuesday, 20 Aug 2019 14:02:00 GMT.
Team of 'green chemists' are working on techniques to produce useful compounds from wood and other fast growing non-edible plant waste, through a chemical process named xylochemistry.
Science Daily. Thursday, 15 Aug 2019 10:15:35 EDT.