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Why You Should Choose KJP As Your American Wood Supplier 0

We’ve developed a reputation as Canada’s premier shop for wood and woodworking supplies. We’re proud of our reputation, and our contributions to the Canadian woodworking ecosystem. But we’ve set our sights even higher.

Our goal is to be the premier wood and woodworking supplier in North America.

Visiting our site from the United States? There are a ton of advantages to choosing KJP as your wood supplier:

U.S Dollars Go Further in Canada

As of the writing of this article, one U.S. Dollar is worth over 25% more than a Canadian dollar. That means your money is worth a lot more here - which can translate to more wood and woodworking supplies for less money.

We all know that wood and woodworking supplies can be costly, so any discounts you can find are a good thing. And you can rest assured that you’ll find very competitive pricing at KJP. We work with suppliers to ensure that we can carry some of the highest quality products on the market at competitive prices.

We’ve Got the Woods

KJP carries a wide assortment of different hardwoods. We’ve got over 40 different species of wood available, ranging from reliable domestic woods like Maple to colourful exotics like Purpleheart. No matter what you want your next project to look and feel like, we’ve got the wood you need. From lumber to burls, we carry it all.

We also carry a wide variety of different plywoods. We’ve got an extensive collection of Baltic Birch, by far one of the best plywoods for laser cutting. And we have a ton of high-quality non-Baltic Birch plywoods, too - Cherry, Maple, Walnut, and even variety packs of plywood are available for you to purchase.

And the Supplies You Need

Having a hard time finding pre-drilled C-Channels? We understand - not everyone has the tools to drill their own. That’s why we carry a wide assortment of pre-drilled C-Channels.

Want to buy Made in America products? We’ve got your back. You can find Whiteside, Woodpeckers, Amana, Odie’s Oil, and more Made in America products in our shop.

And we have some of the best tools available on the market, including products from Festool and Shaper. Router bits, saw blades, hardware - anything you need for your project, you’ll find at KJP.

Fast, Affordable Shipping

We’d love to see you in person on your next trip to Canada - our shop is like a candy store for woodworkers, full of beautiful woods and incredible new tools.

Can’t make it over the border? Don’t worry - we offer fast, affordable shipping to the States. We can ship anything, from plywood packs to custom-built tabletops. No item is too big or too small.

So if you’re looking for a wide variety of affordable, high-quality woods and woodworking tools, look no further than KJP Select Hardwoods in Ottawa. We’re proud to serve our American customers and to move forward in our mission to be the best woodworking store in all of North America.

February 2022 Press Release 0

JANUARY 24, 2022

Ontario-Based Hardwood Specialist Company Launches International Shipping To The United States

ONTARIO, Canada - KJP Select Hardwoods, a specialist supplier of the finest hardwoods, based in Ontario, Canada, is delighted to announce that they have begun to market and ship their full range of products to the United States. All shipping is fast and affordable, and the company is confident that this will help them grow their brand outside of their native Canada.

The company stocks a wide range of products, including some well-known American brands such as Whiteside, Woodpeckers, Amana, and Odie’s Oil, and over 40 different species of wood. They can even ship custom-built tabletops if required. The company is looking to expand aggressively into the American market. Their retail store is conveniently only an hour away from the border so Americans can quickly and easily cross over to visit KJP in person.

“KJP Select Hardwoods has experienced rapid growth in recent years, thanks to the high-quality of our products, our competitive pricing, attention to detail, and first-class customer service,” said Matthew Arnold. “We now feel that the time is right to expand our global footprint, and for obvious reasons, we have chosen the United States of America as our next target market. With our destination store, and fast and affordable shipping, we are confident that we can establish a foothold in this valuable marketplace.”

KJP Select Hardwoods is a specialist provider of craft wood, lumber, tools, plywood, and more. The company is based in Ontario, Canada, and all of their wood is handpicked by woodworkers for woodworkers. The company is also passionate about educating its customers and helping them improve their skills and expertise, which is why they run specialist workshops throughout the year. For more information about the company and the services they provide, visit their website at


Press Release August 2021 0


AUGUST 10, 2021

Ottawa Wood and Tool Store Announces a Range of Additional Products 

OTTAWA, Canada - KJP Select Hardwoods, one of the largest suppliers of wood and tools for woodworking, in Ottawa, Canada, is delighted to announce the addition of a range of new products to their inventory. As with all of their products, new inventory must pass a stringent testing procedure to ensure that the quality and reliability of the items meet the high standards of KJP Select Hardwoods.

The latest products to be added to the ever-expanding inventory of KJP Select Hardwoods include a range of drill bits, countersinks, and depth adjusting collars from FAMAG, eye protectors and a specialist headband from Hellberg, and a complete range of high-quality wood screws from U2 Fasteners. These include the number one wood screw, the ultimate construction screw, which is perfect for replacing lag/screws and bolts, and a universal U-Bit drill attachment.

"KJP Select Hardwoods works extremely hard to source and stock the best wood, equipment, and tools within the industry," said Matthew Arnold. "Our buyers travel worldwide, and we only stock products of the highest quality, which is one of the reasons why it has taken us some time to grow our range of items. However, we believe that our customers deserve only the best products, which is one of the main reasons people trust us and return to buy additional products from us. We are delighted to announce the launch of these new items and are confident that the U2 Fasteners range of products will quickly become the default screws used in and around Ottawa in the future."

KJP Select Hardwoods is a specialist provider of high-quality wood and industrial-strength tools and equipment. Customers can order online or visit their store on Bentley Avenue in Ottawa. The company has designed a "pick your own" approach to their 70,000 board (and growing) inventory. The store is well-lit with easy access and lots of vertical displays. Their staff is friendly, enthusiastic, and knowledgeable, ensuring that customers receive the advice and support they need to purchase the right tool for the job. For more information about the company and the services they provide, visit their website at


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JANUARY 28, 2021

Ontario Hardwood Company Announces The Expansion of Their Live Edge Charcuterie and Craft Board Range  

ONTARIO, Canada - KJP Select Hardwoods, a supplier of high-quality wood and wood cutting products, is delighted to announce an expansion in the Live Charcuterie and Craft Board ranges. The company has added Cherry, Aromatic Cedar, and Osage Orange.

KJP Select Hardwoods has established an excellent reputation thanks to the exceptional quality of its products, first-class customer service, and a broad range of woods. Always at the forefront of innovation and with a focus on design and style, the company is determined to develop new products that reflect the current industry trends. The company is confident that these additional products will quickly become some of the most popular and best-selling products in their range. 

“As a company, we are constantly striving to design and develop new ranges for our customers, reacting to changes in trends and design," said Matthew Arnold. "There has been a dramatic increase in inquiries for woods with a Cherry and Orange-coloured tint, and the Aromatic Cedar is particularly stunning. We are always confident in the products we add to our range, but everyone who has been involved with the release of these three products is particularly excited that they will be unmitigated successes." 

KJP Select Hardwoods is a locally owned and operated company offering high-quality wood and wood cutting products. The company offers a "pick your own" approach to their 70,000 board foot (and growing) inventory. Well-lit, easy to access, and lots of vertical display, combined with friendly, enthusiastic, and knowledgeable help from their staff, ensure that customers can always find the perfect type of woods for their needs. For more information about the company and the services they provide, visit their website at