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How Wood is Processed

Plywood is one of the most widely used wood products. Its main use is in the construction of homes and buildings.

As we will see in "Daily Wood -- Everyday Uses of Wood in You Home," plywood is used underneath almost everything you see in a building. There's plywood sheathing under the floor, the walls, and the roof!

Plywood is so good to use because it's light-weight and strong. Plywood is also convenient to use because it comes in sheets, which are much easier to handle than boards!

But, what exactly is plywood?

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