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Clear vertical grain Douglas Fir flooring has been around forever. It’s been an industry staple and favored on the East Coast for decades, and for good reason. However, it is not always the best choice. We are the largest producer of prefinished Douglas Fir flooring in the U.S. From our expertise we prefer mixed grain […]
Happy New Year from all of us at Sustainable Lumber Co. Thank you for all your business in 2019. We are excited to show you all the new product lines we’ll be introducing this year, stay tuned! We will be returning to work on January 2nd. Hope everyone has a fun and safe New Years!
As seen on Better Homes and Gardens, our Skiplap wood wall cladding is produced from salvaged and SFI Certified Douglas Fir and Beetle Killed Pine. Custom kiln dried to 6-8% moisture content. Unlike shiplap, our Skiplap is tongue and groove on all 4 sides. Every board locks together, studs and joists can be floated, end […]
We will be closed the 24th of December through January 1st, returning on January 2nd. Hope you all have a wonderful Christmas and New Years!
Our extensive lines of pre-finished Douglas Fir flooring is about half the price of comparable textured pre-finished hardwood floors such at Oak, Hickory, Walnut, Maple, etc. Why? Our streamlined manufacturing and factory direct model reduces costs, eliminates the middle man, and passes the savings onto our customers. Our Douglas Fir flooring is manufactured from eco-friendly […]
We’ve recognized the needs and wants from clients regarding quick delivery, although inventory levels change daily, we typically have all 8 colors of our Skiplap Wall Cladding in stock. Our Skiplap wood wall cladding is produced from salvaged and SFI Certified Douglas Fir and Beetle Killed Pine. Custom kiln dried to 6-8% moisture content. Unlike […]
Why We LOVE Solid Wood Floors! When looking for wood flooring for your home you will be hit with two major options, engineered wood or solid wood. Both will give you the warm natural look that you are after in a wood floor but which one is best? Of course we are biased but why? […]
Holiday Special, unfinished Circular Sawn Douglas Fir Flooring! Now through December 31st – only $2.99 per square foot! Sale price FOB our warehouse. Nation wide shipping available. Full Specs: SURFACES – Floors, walls & ceilings SPECIES – Salvaged and sustainably certified Douglas Fir GRADE QUALITY – 99% usable STABILITY – Fine grain averaging 15 growth […]
Source: Missoulian The Seeley Lake Ranger District plans to move forward with a second salvage sale for trees on lands burned during the 2017 Liberty fire. Initial salvage harvests took place on 186 acres shortly after the fire was contained. The new project, called Liberty II Fire Salvage, targets insect-infested trees, but also will remove dead, dying […]
Source: https://daily.jstor.org/does-forest-thinning-work/ Does forest thinning, a land management strategy, offer an effective solution to the problem of forest fires? As the climate warms and catastrophic wildfires become more common, land managers are seeking ways to reduce the risk of forest fires while maintaining forest health. A new pilot plan in Arizona hopes to accomplish this […]
We are the only manufactures that specifically harvest beetle kill Ponderosa Pine trees that have been standing dead for up 5 years. Our beetle kill pine is salvaged from trees that range from 100-400 years old. The longer a tree naturally stands dead in a forest the more blue stain it will develop due to […]
Source: Hardwood Floors Magazine Understanding hardwood floor trends requires a high level of awareness of what is being shown in multiple places and sources. It’s a never-ending cycle if you are a trend spotter. Twenty-plus years ago, hardwood flooring was mainly produced in narrow strip gunstock, red oak in high gloss finishes, and was found […]
Study looks at elk behavior By Jessianne Castle EBS ENVIRONMENTAL & OUTDOORS EDITOR BOZEMAN – Hike through the mountains in Montana and you’re increasingly likely these days to see the red hues of dying forests. In some places, the pine trees have long since shed their dry needles, their arthritic limbs merely ghosts of the mountains. […]
We keep a large inventory of unfinished full circular sawn Doug Fir flooring in stock and ready ship. Highly textured flooring like circular sawn is incredibly durable and great for commercial locations, restaurants, bars, or any high traffic area. The rough texture of unfinished Douglas Fir flooring naturally hides the inevitable dents, dings, and scratches. […]