Frequently Asked Questions
Do you deliver?
Yes we do deliver to the central Midwest region.
What wood Species are your products made from?
All of our products are made from Eastern White Pine, except for our round log railing which is white cedar.
Can I install your products on my own?
Yes, Most of our siding and tongue and groove products are very easy to install with minimal carpentry experience.
Are your products kiln dried?
Yes, all of our products are dried to 10% or less, except for our timbers which are air dried.
How do you convert square feet to linear feet?
See product quantity calculator.
How often does your exterior siding need to be treated?
Ideally the exterior wood surfaces would be cleaned and retreated every three to five years depending on your choice of preservative.
Do you sell log home or timber frame home kits?
No, we are a lumber provider that sells product by the piece to builders and do-it-yourselfers, whether it's one piece or enough for a whole house.
What size nail do you recommend for your log siding?
We recommend a 2 ½” galvanized ring shank for both 6” and 8” log siding.
Can you estimate how much product I need from my blue prints?
Yes we can figure product quantities for siding, flooring, ceilings, etc
How long have you been in business?
Heartwood Lumber Sales has been selling wholesale lumber products for 25 years.