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Model #2x6-16 #2/btr prime doug fir

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2 in. x 6 in. x 16 ft. #2 and Better Prime Doug Fir Lumber

  • Meets highest grading standards for strength and appearance
  • Easy to cut, fasten and paint, perfect for many building projects
  • Ideal for framing, houses, sheds, and other structures
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Product Overview

IDAHO FOREST GROUPs wood is grown in the intermountain west where deep fertile soil, abundant rainfall and a shorter growing season gives IFG's mills some of the highest quality timber in the world. Every piece meets the highest standards for strength and appearance. Dimension lumber comes in a variety of widths and lengths to meet all your construction needs.
  • IDAHO FOREST doug fir lumber has tight grain
  • IDAHO FOREST doug fir lumber has small knots
  • IDAHO FOREST doug fir lumber has high structural integrity
  • IDAHO FOREST doug fir lumber has less cup and twist
  • IDAHO FOREST doug fir lumber is perfect for painting or staining
  • Click to learn how to select the right lumber for your project
  • California residents

Specifications

Dimensions

Actual Product Length (ft.)
16
Actual Product Thickness (in.)
1.5
Actual Product Width (in.)
5.5
Nominal Product Length (ft.)
16
Nominal Product Width (in.)
5.5

Details

Features
Paintable,Stainable
Lumber Grade
#2/prime
Material
Wood
Moisture content
KDHT
Texture
Smooth
Wood Species
Douglas Fir

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
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Questions & Answers

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How long lasting is it if we use this to build a picnic table without staining?

Asked by Tulips April 8, 2021
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Answer

I built a picnic table out of this redwood 10 years ago or so and it is still in great shape.

Are these boards available in metric lengths? All of my tape measures measure in metric increment...

Asked by Glennary December 25, 2020
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Answer

These boards do not require batteries to operate.

How much for a bundled unit in

Asked by Jim June 17, 2020
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What distance will a 2x6 span at a 4/12 pitch

Asked by Brewski August 27, 2019
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Answer

Check with your local building authority.It depends upon what roofing material will be used, the spacing O/C, there are too many variables to answer your question completely. You may also need to factor in snow loads??

Can this lumber be used on a deck?

Asked by Curious June 13, 2019
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Answers

YES YOU CAN USE IT ON DECKS AS LONG YPU PRIME IT AND PAINT IT BEFORE INSTALLATION

Is this chemically treated? If so, with what chemical(s)? Will home depot cut to size for free?

Asked by GardeningMom April 11, 2018
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The current topic is about DRIED lumber, not TREATED lumber. This is just dried. Treated lumber takes on a green or brown appearance.

The website says available at home depot in the san diego area, but all the wood available is gre...

Asked by greg October 25, 2016
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Answer

They may have been out, but I frequent 5 different Home Depots, in different states, and they ALWAYS have 2x6s in stock .I'd look again.

Customer Reviews

  • 3.8
    out of 127 reviews
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Nice straight lumber. This was used on the pool cabana roof in the picture below.
Nice straight lumber. This was used on the pool cabana roof in the picture below.
by Lostweekend
The only problem out of 10 two are not completely straight
The only problem out of 10 two are not completely straight
by Project
good quality wood and not warped
good quality wood and not warped
by RT
Amazing piece of 2x6 It was always my dream to...
Amazing piece of 2x6 It was always my dream to have one
by JK
Easy to purchase a unit but the quality of the...
Easy to purchase a unit but the quality of the lumber was so so. Better than other lumber yards but still not what it should be
by Jim
These 2x 6 lumber pieces cost 300% more than they would normally cost & were of low quality.
These 2x 6 lumber pieces cost 300% more than they would normally cost & were of low quality.
by Mike
I would have selected better if I had not chosen curb side delivery
I would have selected better if I had not chosen curb side delivery
by James
not appearance grade, unless the inspector was legally blind....
not appearance grade, unless the inspector was legally blind.
by PETER
Got them marked down as culled. Happy with the price....
Got them marked down as culled. Happy with the price.
by HomeDepotCustomer
This wood wooded really, really good. There are so...
This wood wooded really, really good. There are so many potential options and activities for this wood. One could build a really great shed or perhaps a wooden bed. You could make chairs or even some stairs. No matter what you choose, you simply can't lose, with this really, really good wood.
by Tobias
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