Frequently Asked Questions

Here are just a few of the questions we get asked a lot. Don’t be afraid to call us if you don’t find the information you are looking for here.

I’m too far to get to your store – Doesn’t shipping lumber cost a lot?

We know a few ways to save on the cost of shipping – call us and ask!

Will you send your delivery truck my way?

​Almquist Lumber delivers five days a week locally from Trinidad to Scotia. We typically go south to Garberville and southern Humboldt every Thursday. Deliveries within this area subject to our scheduling is usually free, depending on the quantity of material. We can arrange further deliveries on request, for an additional fee. Contact us for details.

I don’t have the tools to glue up a big butcher block counter. Can you do it for me?

We have a milling department that can help your project along –stair treads, butcher block, custom molding and just cutting up lumber and plywood into more manageable pieces. Give us a call!

Almquist sounds like a woodworker’s paradise. How do I get there?

We’re located on the redwood coast of far Northern California near the Oregon Border. Take US 101 from the north or south, or California Route 299 from the east. From the west you’ll have to come by boat into Humboldt Bay! Use this map to guide you once you get closer.