At the bottom of rivers and lakes throughout the South lay a hidden treasure from a past era of industry, giant logs of sinker cypress. When logging ruled the Southern United States, rivers were the primary source of transportation for the giant logs that were cut from the abundant forests of states like Louisiana, Georgia
Frank Lloyd Wright’s home, Taliesin East had restoration upkeep in the mid-1990’s using Louisiana Antique Heart Cypress from Albany Woodworks. Wright used Cypress in many of his numerous projects. Another brilliant architect who realized the beauty and durability of virgin-growth Cypress.
Albany Woodworks Brings 37 years Of Expertise To New Orleans Homebuyer Fair With Focus On Historic Renovation. Albany Woodworks attended the Sellabration event in New Orleans focusing on Historic Renovations for homebuyers in the metro area. The event was organized by the Preservation Resource Center. The Preservation Resource Center in New Orleans has been focused on
Watercolors Nassau, Bahamas – Albany Woodworks was included in this beautiful project by The Studio of John B. Mitchell. The outdoor stairs, railing, flooring, and paneling are a perfect use for our 1,000-year old Louisiana Sinker Cypress! #bahamas
Just how long can bald cypress trees live? (Above) The Cat Island Swamp Champion Bald Cypress located in St Francisville, Louisiana is the largest living cypress with a 53 foot girth and 90 foot height. It is believed to be between 700 and 1,000 years old. Fun Fact: Bald cypress trees were the last of