Live Edge Bookmatched Table Top Sets

Custom live edge bookmatched table top sets are a great way to add a durable, unique, and beautiful touch to the overall décor of any room in your home or office. The Lumber Shack offers a wide variety of table top sets from locally harvested wood including magnificent slabs cut from Black Walnut, Spalted Maple, Oak, Hackberry and more. These expert cuts of Iowa wood are heat sterilized and kiln dried, providing you with inventory selections for your table top sets that are sure to be of the best quality and most interesting character.

For your convenience, The Lumber Shack offers the wood supplies you need for several different types of custom table top sets.

Live Edge Bookmatched Table Top Sets

Solid Wood Table Tops

If you are looking for the highest quality wood for your solid wood table top order, then you will find a great selection to choose from as you browse the extensive, real-time online inventory at The Lumber Shack. When you are ready to order your custom solid wood table top you will be selecting from readily available live edge slabs that are naturally imbued with gorgeous color and uncommon style.

Slabs for the solid wood table top can be ordered for any custom sized table that you wish to create. Once you place your custom order the slabs will be handcrafted, completed and ready to be delivered directly to your door within two weeks. When you receive your slab selections, the final solid wood table top you create will be a one of a kind, heirloom quality piece, built to last for generations to come.

Every solid wood table top set comes with the option of being delivered to you untouched or fully finished with a perfected, glass smooth, satin finish lacquer. You can also add on the option of having each void in the slabs filled with epoxy. The edges on these slabs can be sculpted to provide a beautiful finishing touch.

The Lumber Shack is happy to walk you through all of the possible finishing options, giving you expert advice and input to create the perfect solid wood table top with confidence. You can also opt to order the wood as it is with no finishing work provided.

Here are the solid wood table top finishing options available to you:
Jointing and glue-up of the slabs.
•Flattening the top side of the slab after completing the jointing and glue-up process.
•Flattening both the bottom and the top of the slab after completing the jointing and glue-up process.
•Total preparation of the slab for finishing through machine and hand sanding to 220 grit. When the slab arrives at your doorstep, it will be ready for you to apply your preferred finishing product.
•A completely finished slab which includes all of the above services and a smooth finish sanding with a Satin Finish •Lacquer application on top. The bottom of the slab is also lightly sanded and finished.
•Epoxy fill services can also be completed and are priced separately. You must indicate at the time you place the order that you prefer to have all of the wood voids filled with epoxy in order to be given an estimate on that service.

Live Edge Bookmatched Table Top Sets

The gorgeous bookmatched wood sets from The Lumber Shack are made from high-quality Iowa lumber and come in a variety of sizes to meet the custom requirements for the specific table dimensions you need. The Lumber Shack has years of experience cutting perfectly bookmatched live edge sets with grain patterns ranging from delicate to more impressive designs. Whether you are looking for fiddleback, tiger striping, quilting or birds eye markings The Lumber Shack offers the most expansive inventory options.

Many of the wood masterpieces from The Lumber Shack are cut from Black Walnut and Spalted Maple but are also available in Ash, Boxelder, Cedar, Hackberry, Oak, and more. Once you make your selection you will find detailed images of the exact pieces of wood you chose to have shipped directly to your front door.

For your convenience, you can also select from several finishing options provided by The Lumber Shack for the live edge bookmatched table top sets you purchase. These options include the following:

Jointing and glue-up of the bookmatched live edge set.
Flattening the top side of the slab after completing the jointing and glue-up process.
Flattening both the bottom and the top of the slab after completing the jointing and glue-up process.
Total preparation of the slab for finishing through machine and hand sanding to 220 grit. When the slab arrives at your doorstep, it will be ready for you to apply your preferred finishing product.
A completely finished slab which includes all of the above services and a smooth finish sanding with a Satin Finish Lacquer application on top. The bottom of the slab is also lightly sanded and finished.
Epoxy fill services can also be completed and are priced separately. You must indicate at the time you place the order for the book matched sets that you want all the wood voids filled with epoxy in order to be given an estimate.

bookmatched live edge Black Walnut Table
Live Edge Bookmatched Table Top Maple Table

River Tables

To create a one of a kind, eye-catching river table you have to start with just the right live edge slabs. The Lumber Shack understands the need for you to be able to creatively incorporate the natural appeal of wood with the practical, long lasting, heat sterilized and kiln dried options that you want to have at your fingertips in order to be sure that your river table is made from materials that are designed to last.

A well-crafted river table is the perfect combination of form and function. In a very literal way, the sky is the limit when it comes to the creative options you can tap into with the connecting epoxy resin material. You can freely create any color combination you prefer with this wondrously artistic material. In the end you will have a well-made, durable, decorative piece with highlighted wood grains and a colorful resin finish that is intended to last for many generations.

Start with selecting the most attractive pre-cut river table slabs from The Lumber Shack. When you peruse the online inventory, you will see the many river table selections that The Lumber Shack has in stock including Black Walnut, Spalted Maple, Cedar, Hackberry, Ash, Oak and more.

If you are of the mind to do most of the work on your custom sized river table yourself then you can order the product with no added finishing work services. If you are inclined to have some professional help along the way, then you can order the river table slab at various levels of finishing stages including the following:

Flattening of one or both sides of each slab.
Preparing each of the slabs for finishing through expert sanding by hand and fine machine sanding to 220 grit. When these slabs arrive to your doorstep, they will have been fully prepped for you to add the finishing product of your choice.
Completely finished slabs can also be ordered with an additional charge for the added epoxy filler.
Contact The Lumber Shack directly to consult with a professional woodworking expert about the river table finishing options that will work best for you.

DIY Multiple Piece Table Top Sets

When you have the need for a larger table for the home or office there is a strong possibility that the project will require three or more slabs to meet the dimension requirements. To make picking out the right slabs easier for you, The Lumber Shack has bundled matching piece sets together in their inventory that are the correct size for large conference and dining room tables.

As you browse through the extensive online inventory at The Lumber Shack, you will discover that log flitches have been kept together throughout the entire milling and drying process so that they are color matched as well as bookmatched Slabs that meet these criteria will be grouped in numbers as consecutive ordered sets in the description such as #1138-1140. If you have any questions about whether or not the set pieces you are considering are both color matched and book-matched set feel free to contact The Lumber Shack directly and they will clarify those details for you. These beautifully matched sets come in White Oak, Black Walnut, Spalted Maple and more.

Each slab within the multiple piece table top set will have unique dimensions with the specifics sizes of each piece described according to inventory number in consecutive order. Carefully note the varying dimensions to be sure that the slab set will meet your expectations.

Even though these multiple piece slab sets are listed as a DIY option, The Lumber Shack is happy to do any of the finishing work that you request. You can select from the following finishing options or have no work done on the slabs at all.

Jointing and glue-up of the set.
•Flattening the top side of the slab after completing the jointing and glue-up process.
•Flattening both the bottom and the top of the slab after completing the jointing and glue-up process.
•Total preparation of the slab for finishing through machine and hand sanding to 220 grit. When the slab arrives at your doorstep, it will be ready for you to apply your preferred finishing product. 
•A completely finished slab which includes all of the above services and a smooth finish sanding with a Satin Finish Lacquer application on top. The bottom of the slab is also lightly sanded and finished.
•Epoxy fill services can also be completed and are priced separately. You must indicate at the time you place the order for the bookmatched natural edge set that you want all the wood voids filled with epoxy in order to be given an estimate.

Keep in mind that for any purchase of $75 or more The Lumber Shack provides free shipping. The Lumber Shack has a high level of expertise and care when packaging your custom slabs in order to ensure that the live edge bookmatched table top set will arrive in great condition looking exactly how you viewed it through the online inventory.

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