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Thank you for visiting our Metro Atlanta Lumber Blog!  Metro Building Products offers building supplies and lumber yards to the Atlanta community.  We have a wide range of cedar lumber and timbers to choose from.  In addition to cedar lumber, our Marietta & Woodstock locations carry building supplies, lumber, decking materials, and all types of fasteners.

Choose the Right Wood for Your Backyard DIY

What Type of Wood do You Need for Your Next Outdoor Project? The quality of your backyard DIY project is as good as the construction material you use. Whether you want to build a piece of furniture or deck, you need to know the correct type of wood to suit your project. It’s important [...]

By |2022-04-04T09:08:43+00:00December 16th, 2021|Lumber, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Should Lumber Be Pressure Treated for Outdoor Projects?

Pressure Treated Lumber for Outdoor Constructions Pressure-treated lumber is wood that has undergone chemical preservative infusion to make it less susceptible to water damage, mold, and insects. The pressure treatment can make the wood more durable or, better still, become fire retardant. Pressure treatment involves the use of high pressure to add a chemical [...]

By |2022-04-04T09:12:58+00:00November 19th, 2021|Lumber, Pressure Treated Wood, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Yellawood Columns Porch Columns

The ultimate choice for beauty, performance, durability and longevity Looking to build a new porch or renovate an older porch? Yellawood porch columns from Metro Building Products, Inc. are the best choice. Learn more about this unique product below, and see why you should choose Yellawood products for your next project. The Basics Of [...]

By |2022-02-24T09:42:23+00:00February 11th, 2020|Lumber|0 Comments

Get A Secure, Strong, Long-Lasting Hold

Get A Secure, Strong, Long-Lasting Hold FastenMaster TimberLOK Structural Wood Screws Whether you’re working on a deck or a porch, a fence or stair stringers, you need the right fasteners to keep your project on track. FastenMaster TimberLOK Structural wood screws are ideal for any outdoor or indoor building application – from cosmetic structures [...]

By |2022-02-24T09:44:04+00:00December 19th, 2019|Decking, Lumber|0 Comments

Secure, Durable Fasteners For Outdoor Use

Secure, Durable Fasteners For Outdoor Use Why You Should Choose Yellawood Outdoor Fasteners For Your Project Building a pressure treated deck, a gazebo, a pergola or any other outdoor wood structure? To ensure the best results and a long lifespan for your work, you need to use the right fasteners – such as epoxy-coated [...]

By |2022-02-24T09:43:42+00:00December 19th, 2019|Decking, Lumber|0 Comments

The Screeneze Plinth Mounting System

The Screeneze Plinth Mounting System Simplify Your Next Screen Window Project With Screeneze Looking for a high-quality, easy to install screening system? The Screeneze Plinth Corner Mount system is just what you need. Using the Screeneze Plinth Mount system, you can easily install screens without beveling edges, even on corners of homes and porches. [...]

By |2022-02-24T09:46:26+00:00December 19th, 2019|Decking, Lumber|0 Comments

Better Products For Better Cable Railings

Better Products For Better Cable Railings Why You Should Choose RailEasy Cable Whether you’re a DIY homeowner looking to create a cable railing for your porch or deck, or you’re a homebuilder or contractor interested in a new supplier for cable railings, the RailEasy Cable System is right for you. The unique design of [...]

By |2022-02-24T09:46:45+00:00December 19th, 2019|Decking, Lumber|0 Comments

Complete The Style Of Your Outdoor Space

Complete The Style Of Your Outdoor Space With Fortress Accents Flat Pyramid Caps Whether you’re working on a DIY deck or a project for a client, Fortress Accents Flat Pyramid Caps are ideal for capping your posts, and creating a truly beautiful deck, patio or outdoor space. Learn more now. Fortress Accents Flat Pyramid [...]

By |2022-02-24T09:47:24+00:00December 19th, 2019|Decking, Lumber|0 Comments

The Right Tool For PVC & Composite Decking

The Right Tool For PVC & Composite Decking Shop Deckfast Fascia System Screws For Your Project Whether you’re installing Trex decking, installing the Deckfast Fascia system, or working with any other composite and PVC deck material, Deckfast Fascia System Screws are the ideal choice. Not only are they ideal for all composite materials, but [...]

By |2022-04-04T08:55:36+00:00December 19th, 2019|Decking, Lumber|0 Comments

Complete Your Trex Decking Project

Complete Your Trex Decking Project With Trex Post Sleeve Skirts If you’re building a Trex deck, Trex Post Sleeve Skirts are a key component for your project. These sleeve skirts are designed to add a touch of class and style to your Trex deck, and ensure it looks great for years to come. And [...]

By |2022-02-24T09:47:33+00:00December 19th, 2019|Decking, Lumber|0 Comments