Lumber Company Overview
Siwek Lumber in Le Sueur is proud to provide our customers with high quality building materials from the most influential and leading brands of lumber in the Nation, including Vaagen.
Vaagen is committed to environmental responsibility and green projects. They are known for protecting natural resources, active stewardship, and creating healthy communities. Because of their innovative thinking, they use advanced technology and prioritize sustaining forests.
Quality Lumber Standards
The technology Vaagen uses scans each log to test the strength and consistency to ensure the quality of each log. They call this resource utilization to optimize each use of their logs. As they are always looking for ways to improve with forward thinking, they’ve created a standard for ways to work more efficiently than ever before.
For over 50 years, Vaagen Brothers has produced lumber in the northeastern Washington forests. The lumber and wood products that Vaagen specialize in producing are:
- Douglas Fir and Western Larch
- Other Western Species (such as Western Cedars among others)
- Ponderosa Pine
Vaagen makes it a priority to utilize the whole tree for various projects. Examples of how the tree is broken down into areas of use is listed below:
- Saw logs for solid sawn lumber
- Peelers for Plywood (panels and veneer)
- Whole log chips (pulp and paper)
- Small logs for solid sawn lumber (laminated beams and post)
Expert Lumber Advice
Whether you are a home builder, general contractor, craftsman, or otherwise, we guarantee that you will find quality building materials and lumber with Vaagen products. If you would like more information, please stop by one of Siwek Lumber in Le Sueur’s many locations or contact our experts today!