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Timberline Newsletter Is Back!

Welcome Back to the Timberline Blog! Timberline was first started as a monthly newsletter back in 1985 by Ela Bannick, who wrote it faithfully, every month, for 21 years. Each month, Ela would gather the latest in industry news, share what was happening in the Methow Valley and any special deals the lumberyard was offering. […]

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Seasoning Checking

Seasoning checking is a natural part of wood shrinkage that occurs as the moisture in the wood cells dry.   Wood shrinks as the moisture decrease and swells when the moisture increases. Generally we run into seasoning checking being a problem in timbers, but it can affect board stock as well.  When we sell timbers […]

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Rustic Ponderosa Pine

    Ponderosa Pine works perfectly to create a rustic feel, as seen here with the rustic flooring, wainscoting and hand peeled log bunk bed. We stock the Ponderosa Pine Tongue and Groove in both 1″ and 2″ thickness, as well as, 6″ and 8″ widths.

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New Project Photos

Originally posted on designarchitectureblog:
Photo by Gibeon Photography New project photos are available to view on Locati Architects’ website.  The home is the Snowdays Residence located in Big Sky, Montana, and features a contemporary-rustic design aesthetic.  The clients wanted a mountain home that steered away from the more traditional or “heavy” feel of decor that…

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Owl’s Nest

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Is Your Home Dressed To Impress? These Interior Decorating Tips Can Get Your Home Picture Perfect In No Time!

Originally posted on Home Remodeling And Renovation Expert:
Technology is so advanced today that many things you can do easier now. Designing a house is now way easier thanks to technology. Would you like some suggestions? Well, read the tips laid out here and find out what you can do to create the home you…

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DIY Toolkit: Essential Tools For Minor House Repairs

Originally posted on Reliable Home Sales:
When it comes to home and family, expenses are inevitable. With prices rising everywhere, every penny saved counts. Wouldn’t it be great if you could save on home repairs too? Fortunately, if you have some of these common household tools, you don’t have to spend that extra cash on…

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For the Love of Wood

Originally posted on Alex Cowan:
Recently, Alex Cowan Custom Woodworking has been working with O’Neill Studios building out an amazing restaurant space for Copperwood Tavern in Shirlington, Virginia. ACCW took apart and reclaimed the wood from an old barn out in Berryville, Virginia, and has been finding ways to incorporate this amazing aged wood into Maggie O’Neill’s amazing…

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Okanogan County Electric Co-op August 2013 Newsletter – Understanding Power Outages

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Proudly Displaying our Products at the Annual Methow Valley Tour of Homes

Annual Methow Valley Tour of Homes. Aug 10, 2013. Come take a tour of a unique selection of gorgeous Methow Valley homes. Many of the homes on this tour were built with Bear Creek Lumber wood products. Local builders have crafted these homes with our siding, decking, paneling trim, post & beam products and much […]

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