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Anchorage, Alaska, resident Hans Dow built his own sawmill and began milling his own boards after lumber prices skyrocketed over the past year. Emily Schwing for NPR hide caption

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As Lumber Prices Climb, DIYers Cut Out The Middle Man And Mill Their Own

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With the help of his children, Knoxville, Tenn., resident Matt Harris put the finishing touches on his dream treehouse on Father's Day. Matt Harris hide caption

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Stay-At-Home Improvement: DIY Builders Help Drive Up Lumber Prices

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