Frequently Asked Questions


Did Midtown Lumber move?

Yes, we did. Midtown Lumber has moved to 37 Fairmount Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07304 but we are still the exact same owners and employees, offering the exact same level of service you have come to expect from us for 62 years! And still servicing the New York City and the surrounding areas. 

Has your contact information changed?

No! Our phone numbers are the same: 212-675-2230 and 201-434-0701 both ring us at our new location!

Our email is the same:

Our people are the same.

Our website is obviously the same!

Only our address is changing: 37 Fairmount Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07304.

How do I place an order for custom cut lumber?

Simply complete the form on the Custom Cutting page, and we will get back to you with pricing and a lead time! Be sure to include the type of material and exact measurements for your custom cut lumber pieces.

For example: (2) pieces of 1″ Canadian Birch 18″ x 18″ and (3) pieces of 1/2″ Canadian Birch 36″ x 42″.

When can I pick up my custom cut pieces?

Once your order is confirmed, we will add it to the cutting cue. Lead times vary, but we will always give you a timeline for your order and call you as soon as it is ready for pick up. Now that we are located in Jersey City, we are also committed to lowering delivery prices and increasing delivery hours to New York City and surrounding areas. 

Or, better yet…do you deliver?

Yes we do! We have two brand new cargo van for fast delivery Monday – Friday. Our flatbed truck is also available for larger orders. Simply request delivery when you submit your order we will include delivery times and pricing with your quote.

How quick are deliveries?

It depends. For stock materials, usually within a couple of hours. We don’t want you standing around on the job site now do we! Custom cutting orders will take longer, depending on the quantity, but we do our best to get them out the next day.

Do you cut wood that was not purchased from Midtown Lumber?

Yes we do! As long as we determine that it is safe for us to cut. Price is based on exactly what we will be cutting, so feel free to stop by with your materials and we will see what we can do.

Do I have to purchase full sheets of material, or can I just buy the pieces that I want?

At Midtown Lumber, you have the choice to purchase full sheets or pieces. Certain materials are only sold by the sheet. Please call us for more information.

How accurate is your cutting?

We cut lumber precisely to within 1/16 of an inch , and have highly experienced team members onsite. Check out our Custom Cutting page, for details and submit a quote today!