Why Architects Choose Bear Creek Lumber
Bear Creek Lumber is a deep resource for technical information on tree species and lumber products.
We are suppliers of small quantity packs of premium materials for mockups and small scale construction. We devour details and specifications to create look, feel and tone of wood in any given application. Its our reputation.
We offer an image-rich website for inspiration, promotion and testimony to the quality of the products and the character of the people driving this company in the next 30 years.
Our staff attends regional symposia covering topics from Timber Quality ,Lumber Production, Sales activity, Design properties, Sesimic, Building systems to better serve our clients around the world to make the best material proposals and be current with their local market.
Bear Creek Lumber
There is only one Bear Creek Lumber. Family owned and operated, BCL has been offering its specialty lumber services to the general public since 1977.
Jobsite Direct Delivery
We reach across the country, all the way to the East Coast, West Coast, North and the South with a network of Common Carriers and trucks.
Architects Project Spotlight
Species end uses – Technical Guide
Western Species Marketing Categories – Stamps (PDF Format – 52 KB)
Span Tables (PDF format- 346 KB)
Coverage Estimator, Grade Chart (PDF format- 30 KB)
Design Values for US and Canadian Species Group Combinations (PDF format- 93 KB)
Lumber Grade Impacts on Design Values (PDF format- 15 KB)
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for wood dust (PDF format- 15 KB)
WWPA has published a guide to the basic patterns available in the market for more than four decades. The Standard Patterns publication lists more than 100 patterns by number or product description. Download the guide in full size or in sections below.
WWPA Standard Patterns – Full Book (PDF format- 1 MB)
Pages 4-11: Paneling & Siding (PDF format-371KB)
Pages 12-14: Ceiling & Partition (PDF format-206KB)
Page 15: Shiplap (PDF format- 40KB)
Pages 16-21: T&G, Decking and Flooring (PDF format-241KB)
Pages 22-23: Miscellaneous (PDF format- 65KB)
Pages 24-26: Unseasoned T&G and Shiplap (PDF format- 92KB)
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