James Ruig is an Australian based in the USA for the past 4 years James spends his time between the East & West coasts of the USA visiting clients and wholesaling French Oak Lumber. When he is not at home you will find him deep in the forests of France working with our milling partners to produce the best and finest French Oak boards for his varied client base.
Transforming beautiful homes has always been a passion for James. From his roots in Queensland, Australia he has spent the last thirty years transforming, renovating and developing properties, utilising old world style architectural building materials and decorating with antiques.
James’s career in lumber has been evolving for over 30 years developing European building products and creating great Australian brands such as the Big Red Shed in Queensland and Ironwood in New South Wales.
James has a keen interest and deep understanding of both sourcing and recycling wood, working with reclaimed and new timber to add structural and decorative features to both commercial projects and homes.
James is always happy to share his knowledge and passion for lumber with his new American friends and clients, send him an email if you have a question about French Oak
+1 310 702 6944
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