Brouwer Wood Inc. is a locally operated lumber mill on Warden Avenue in Keswick Ontario since 1969.
All natural locally sourced Pine Logs are manufactured into various products serving multiple industries. Saw Dust and Wood fines are produced for the farming industry as bedding and playground industryt. Pine Shavings are made for pet bedding and cage lining and pine scent. Pine Mulch and Chips are used by landscapers and contractors for flower beds and covering along trails, paths as well as around trees and shrubbery for its ability to hold moisture and reduce the growth of weeds.
Our lumber yard produces dressed or rough cuts of lumber in sizes ranging from 1×4 to 6×6 in 8 foot lengths. Custom orders are always welcomed and ‘second’ sizes are available on a day to day basis depending upon daily production.
Brouwer Wood Inc. uses FSC certified logs. What does this mean?
The Forest Stewardship Council® regulates environmentally appropriate forest management and ensures that the harvest of timber and non-timber products. This maintains the forest’s biodiversity, productivity, and ecological processes.
Socially beneficial forest management helps both local people and society at large to enjoy long term benefits and also provides strong incentives to local people to sustain the forest resources and adhere to long-term management plans.
An economically viable forest management means that forest operations are structured and managed so as to be sufficiently profitable, without generating financial profit at the expense of the forest resource, the ecosystem, or affected communities.