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Douglas Fir

At Lake Country Log Homes in British Columbia, Canada, we specialize in the finest Douglas Fir timbers and boards. Known for its strength, versatility, and beautiful grain patterns, Douglas Fir is a top choice for builders and architects around the world. Douglas Fir delivers exceptional performance and durability. Our custom milling services ensure that every piece meets your exact specifications, making our Douglas Fir timbers and boards a perfect solution for both your traditional and modern building projects.

Benefits of Douglas Fir

Natural Beauty

Douglas Fir features a straight, tight grain with a warm, reddish-brown hue that can vary from light amber to a deeper, richer tone. This natural beauty makes it an attractive option for visible applications such as flooring, paneling, and cabinetry. Douglas Fir has a straight and tight grain, ensuring even absorption of stains. Even absorption is also helped by its low resin content, helping to reduce blotchiness and achieving a rich, uniform color.


Douglas Fir is a popular choice for interior and exterior finishes, thanks to its workability and ability to hold nails and screws securely. This makes it suitable for a wide range of projects, from decking and siding to furniture and joinery. The wood’s consistent texture and ability to be milled into precise dimensions make it a favorite among craftsmen and builders.

Strength and Durability

Douglas Fir is renowned for its exceptional strength and durability, making it an ideal choice for structural applications. Its high strength-to-weight ratio makes it perfect for framing, beams, and other load-bearing components. It can withstand harsh weather and heavy usage, making it a long-lasting material for any construction project.

Uses and Applications

In high-end residential markets, Douglas Fir is often used for exposed beams and trusses, adding a touch of rustic elegance to interior spaces. The wood’s aesthetic qualities also make it a popular choice for flooring, cabinetry, and custom millwork.

Contact Us Today!

Lake Country Log Homes has the perfect Douglas Fir solutions for your project. Our expert team can help you select and customize the right timbers and boards to meet your design and construction needs. Contact us today to learn more about how we can bring the timeless appeal of Douglas Fir to your next building endeavor.

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