Brad Holden

Brad Holden, an associate editor at The Family Handyman, has been building cabinets and furniture for 30 years. In that time, he has absorbed so many slivers and ingested so much sawdust that he's practically made of wood.

A Pro’s Guide To Buying Lumber

Home center lumber is not always the best quality, but you can find what you need if you know what to look for. We’ll show you how to find the best lumber and learn about other buying options.