Pacific Coast Hemlock

Metrie operates the largest Hemlock moulding mill in the world and works exclusively with Pacific Coast Hemlock. Compared to its Eastern counterpart, Pacific Coast Hemlock is a superior lumber material that is even-grained with a fine texture.

Benefits of Pacific Coast Hemlock

Wood pitch and resin free

Eliminates blotching and bleeding through the finished surface.

Superior stain ability

Often considered a design chameleon, Pacific Coast Hemlock mouldings are suitable for all colors of stain or clear coat finishes. This versatility allows you to finish your hemlock mouldings to match doors, floors or cabinets with a variety of wood finishes.

Consistent color

Little variation in grain or color allows for easy installation throughout the home without spending time matching each piece.

Durability for a variety of uses

Pacific Coast Hemlock mouldings hold nails or screws very well, with no concerns over cracks or separations in the wood. In addition, it is resistant to splintering. Its resistance to scrapes and dents makes it ideal for use in high-traffic areas.

Long-length structure

Pacific Coast Hemlock’s long-length structure surpasses what is available in most other types of wood.