The Distinctive Choice in Rustic Wood

Introducing ranchwood.™ A New Era for an Ageless Look

With ranchwood™, our all-natural handcrafted lumber, we capture the spirit of the West's windswept homesteads to produce the most environmentally friendly, unique, finished lumber products on the market. Ranchwood is durable and long lasting. The product is pre-finished with two coats of our NO VOC Seal-Once and combined with semi- transparent tint colors to provide the aged look you've been searching for.

The architectural allure of weathered barn wood is prized by craftsmen and designers. Ranchwood is seasoned to perfection, wrought with character and warmth. Your home will exude the rich patina of timeless distinction.

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We also offer a fire retardant protective coating applied to our products that reduces flammability and delays its combustion. Although all wood products will burn, those that are treated will resist flames significantly better than non-treated wood. As an added insurance ask about Fire/Flame Protective Retardant Coatings on your order.

Finally, Enjoy the Seasoned Grace of Reclaimed Wood from a Sustainable Source.

 

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Ranchwood is available in these standard colors (Samples applied to Doug Fir)

Southern Exposure Southern Exposure
The south side of a barn receives the heaviest exposure to natural weathering. Longer exposure to sunlight, heavy wind, rain, and snow produces a silver gray patina.

Western Exposure Western Exposure
Late afternoon sunlight and heavy weather produces a light grayish brown barn wood.

Eastern Exposure Eastern Exposure
Cool morning sun and less wind, rain, and snow produces a darker, chocolaty brown barn wood.

Northern Exposure Ranch Wood Northern Exposure
The north side of a barn receives the least exposure to the elements, often leaving some red paint intact.

Tackroom Ranch Wood Tackroom
Interior barn wood receives little to no sunlight but instead has been slowly baked over decades to a dark orange brown tint. This is one of the most coveted colors due to its rarity.

Greenhorn Ranch Wood Greenhorn
Hard to find green barn wood has helped to create the demand for this natural, earthy, olive tint.

Ranchwood is available in these standard textures and profiles

Textures

Circle Sawn Circle Sawn
Our Circle Sawn texture duplicates the traditionally subtle "saw mark appearance" originating from old circle saw mills..

Wire Brushed Wire Brushed
Our Wire Brushed technique accentuates the natural wood grain pattern of each individual plank creating a refined yet weather worn appearance.

Band Sawn Band Sawn
Our Band Sawn texture is produced by the saw and plank being at the right angle of each other. The rough-sawn texture accentuates the sawn worn look.

Raw Raw
Our Raw can be any texture we produce but without any tint, process or finish.

Hand Hewn Hand Hewn
Our Hand Hewn process is added to CS or WB to create a hand scraped texture, emphasizing character and distress marks while highlighting the individual grain patterns found in each plank. This process adds an Old World charm.

Surfaced Surfaced
Our Surfaced creates a finished-looking wood, it is a smooth planed texture.

Profiles

Square Edge Square Edge
Our Square Edge comes in a variety of sizes making it perfect for all siding, trim, decking and fascia applications.

Channel Rustic Channel Rustic
Our Channel Rustic comes in a variety of sizes making it perfect for all siding applications.

Shiplap Shiplap
Our Shiplap comes in a variety of sizes making it perfect for all siding and soffit applications.

Tounge & Groove Tounge & Groove
Our Tounge & Groove comes in a variety of sizes making it perfect for all siding, wainscoting, decking and soffit applications.


If you have any questions, contact your local sales rep or distributor to discuss; orders, color, profiles, sizes, surface texture, or other product customization.

With proper care, your AquaFir product will remain waterproof for years. Seal-Once is a high-performance toxin-free water-based sealer that exceeds current and future eco-requirements. By incorporating sub-micron particles a unique lattice work is formed allowing the product to sink deep below the surface. As it cures it forms an interior film that prevents water from infiltrating through the surface. You can simply re-seal exterior siding to your liking.

Seals and Protects against Water Penetration for up to 10-years.

AquaFir is so durable it comes with a 10-year limited warranty. The Seal-Once effective finish life is 5 years on horizontal surfaces, and up to 10 years on vertical surfaces.

100% Natural. 100% Non-toxic.

AquaFir is NOT painted. It is treated with natural, specially formulated aging and sealing ingredients, which:

  • Are Safe and Non-toxic
  • Contain NO VOC's
  • Waterproof to protect against mold, mildew, cracking, splitting, and warping

For more info visit our Seal-Once information page

Why an alternative to Reclaimed Wood?

Reclaimed wood has matured over time; it is durable and beautiful. However, some is acquired by dismantling historical structures and ghost towns. It is limited in quantity and costly to reclaim. Only about half of the reclaimed wood is construction quality, so up to 50% is wasted.At Montana Timber Products, we've created ranchwood as a sustainable alternative.

Our Sustainable Products

We provide a wide-range of eco-friendly, and sustainable products; made with timbers and logs that have been harvested through sustainable forestry practices. The predominant method is Single Tree Selection where foresters select individual trees for harvesting. The cut logs are then removed with the least disruption to the surrounding environment. This method creates openings in the forest canopy allowing more precipitation, sunlight, and nutrients to reach the forest floor ensuring the health of other trees.

We also promote and use sealers and finishes that have zero to low VOCs (Volatile Organic Compounds) this far exceeds the current siding industry standards. We recycle our sawdust to be re-used by local farms for animal bedding and a local pellet manufacture. Our unique products are also made in the USA and sourced from the Northwest - locally to our production and final applications. This helps our environment in energy efficiency and to reduce costs and transportation pollutants, and more importantly our carbon footprint.

Why an alternative to Reclaimed Wood?

Reclaimed wood has matured over time; it is durable and beautiful. However, some is acquired by dismantling historical structures and ghost towns. It is limited in quantity and costly to reclaim. Only about half of the reclaimed wood is construction quality, so up to 50% is wasted.

Sustainable and Renewable, Reduces Forest Fire Fuels, and Preserves History

At Montana Timber Products, we've created a sustainable alternative.

  • Renewable. Kiln Dried to an acceptable moisture content range, our products are more stable, are finishing process is sustainable, protecting and improving the environment while enhancing your home.
  • Healthy Forests. Our products are harvested using forest stewardship practices. Our retrieval practices are environmentally friendly and reduce the risks of wildfire and carbon release. Forests are filled with this renewable resource and are healthier when it is harvested. We utilize every inch of each tree harvested, leaving no waste.
  • Preserves History. Because we're using new timber, we're also saving our beautiful historical structures for future generations. No homesteads will be sacrificed for your project.
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