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Let us help you with your green construction and energy efficient building plans - we are FSC chain of custody certified!
Hammond Lumber Company underwent an intensive process and achieved our Forest Stewardship Council Chain of Custody certification in 2007, allowing us to supply commercial or residential projects that require certified wood products. We are one of only a handful of dealers in Maine who can offer this certification. We are very proud of this distinction and hope that you can benefit from our dedication to green building. Call us for all of your FSC wood and green building questions. The mission of FSC (R) is to promote environmentally appropriate, socially beneficial, and economically viable management of the world's forests.
Hammond Lumber Company is proud of it’s locally produced green products. We carry a variety of products at Hammond Lumber Company that are produced in or close to Maine. Talk with a salesperson about incorporating local green products into your project.
Click here to learn more about the pine and hemlock products produced at our mill in Belgrade.
Our vendors such as Omega, Merillat, Bertch, Schrock, Yorktowne, and Aristokraft are all certified suppliers through the Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturer's Association Environment Stewardship Program. This program grants certification to those manufacturers who promote the sustainability of natural resources, reduce waste, and go above and beyond in their efforts to reduce environmental impacts. Read more about the KCMA Environment Stewardship Program . . .
We carry several lines of doors and windows that carry the Energy Star rating, including Andersen, Pella, Marvin, ThermaTru, and Masonite. We also offer metal roofing and asphalt shingles with the rating (IKO Super White Cambridge 30 AR and Marathon Ultra AR). ENERGY STAR is the trusted, government-backed symbol for energy efficiency helping us all save money and protect the environment through energy-efficient products and practices. Read more about Energy Star . . .
There are several products in our stores that offer low VOC emissions. Many finishes by California Paints are LEED credit worthy, and will earn valuable Indoor Air Quality points under the Indoor Environmental Quality LEED category.
The Green Promise® designation is Benjamin Moore's assurance that its environmentally friendly coatings meet and exceed the strictest industry standards, while also delivering the premium levels of performance you expect from Benjamin Moore. Read more about Green Promise . . .
Hammond is proud to be a member of the Maine chapter of the USGBC
Resources you will find on the Maine USGBC site include:
- LEED local projects, rating systems, project certification, professional credentials & frequently asking questioned.
- Education program offerings, LEED education, and Green Eggs, the chapter's monthly breakfast meeting featuring a speaker and topic relevant to green buildings.
- Events calendar.
- Presentations made at Green Eggs meetings and other places.
- Links to other Green-related sites.
- USGBC Maine membership directory and membership information.