More Profitable

We believe that anything worth doing is worth doing right. Profitability is the key to any successful operation. 

Lumber Buddy™ is at work helping make yards more profitable in 48 of the 50 states and all Canadian Provinces.  

BOSS Strapping creates quality woven strapping to help eliminate excess waste and injury from unruly steel banding.  

Patriot Strapping has the tools, buckles and strapping to help any operation eliminate time wasted, damaged products and lost revenue.

More Efficient

We believe a LEAN organization creates the most effective processes on EVERY yard. 

Lumber Buddy™ is a helpful "hire", who never calls in sick and is always ready to work. A dependable teammate to help make every day, the as efficient as possible.

BOSS Strapping knows that time is important. BOSS offers the tools to help you get the job done quickly and right the first time. BOSS has a large assortment of tools, buckles and strapping for any and every job! 

Patriot Strapping offers just the right woven strapping for any load, with perfect size, break strength and style. Allowing you the perfect bundle EVERY time. 

Patriot Strapping

Patriot Strapping is based on the east coast and has been creating custom-made quality strapping for over 36 years. Regardless of style, size or break strength, Patriot is able to make a quality product for every job. Patriot Strapping specializes in both lumber industry strapping and military grade products.

Lumber Buddy™ Portable Workstation

Unlike stationary pull rack systems, Lumber Buddy™ portable workstation goes where the work is. Eliminating unnecessary trips across the yard. Time is both time and money with Lumber Buddy™. Lumber Buddy™ portable workstation are hard at work in Lumber Yards and Distributions Centers across the US and Canada. In a recent survey, Lumber Buddy™ customers estimated an average of 51.4% increase in productivity since purchasing their Lumber Buddy™ portable workstation.

Learn more about what we believe in below:

BOSS Strapping

BOSS Tiedowns and Strapping has nearly 45-years of experience serving the lumber industry with woven products that are manufactured at our factory in Wells, TX. BOSS Strapping offers the BEST Overall Strapping System by pairing the perfect strap, matching buckle and tool for the job. As a direct manufacturer of strapping products, we can assure the quality and performance because we oversee every aspect of production. From the yarn we use, to the finished product, quality assurance is under our control. To that end, we use both in-house and third-party testing to assure we are producing only the best products for our valued customers and their employees because SAFETY depends on it.

LM Saws Equipment Co. LTD

L-M Equipment has been manufacturing quality products for the lumber industry for 50 years. With well over 100 years of machinery experience, and a highly trained shop staff. L-M prides itself on manufacturing heavy duty quality products, that have been proven to withstand the abuse expected in the lumber industry.


We believe in utilizing tools to improve your efficiency, helping your yard to work safer and smarter! 

Lumber Buddy™ allows you to safely make bundles ANYWHERE in the yard!  Hand stacking without back aches due to its forklift adjustable heights. No longer worry about transporting bundles across the yard, Lumber Buddy™ is designed to safely get you from A to B. 

BOSS Strapping has been providing quality woven strapping for the lumber industry for 40+ years. BOSS Strapping offers a safer woven alternative to heavy steel banding.  

Patriot Strapping offers 36 years of experienced in both Wide and Narrow web fabrics. Patriot specializes in custom strapping to help eliminate waste on your yard.

Our Services

Get to know us better...

The Work Safe, Work Smart team is dedicated to finding the most innovative and effective tools to help your business thrive in the ever-changing economy.  Work Safe, Work Smart is at worked in 100's of yards across the United States and Canada and comes to you with the best practices and equipment to assist your team in creating the Safest and Smartest working environment possible. Work Smarter, not Harder. 

In addition to some design changes, we are also focusing on more training and support materials to help our customers Work Safe and Work Smart...

Our Calendar is part of our Lean Into Safety initiative to help educate customers on the benefits of LEAN process improvement. We are offering some online resources including a monthly Lean Into Safety Blog and Lean Into Safety Poster. We will also be conducting regional Lean into Safety programs starting with Ideas Show in King of Prussia, PA on March, 1st 2017.

We have learned that it is not enough just to build a great tool. We have learned that we must also develop great tools to teach customers how to optimize those tools for peak performance. Lean Thinking, Lean Tools, and Lean Training will be our mission moving forward. 

We look for 2017 to be a year of tremendous growth and we look forward to working with you and your team to build a safer, smarter Industry.

We welcome your ideas on how we can serve you better.

With you business in mind,

Jeff Tweten