McIlvain: A Lumber Supplier with Old-Growth Strength

The J. Gibson McIlvain lumber company lives up to its industry-wide reputation still today but owes its current status to its pre-Revolutionary-war roots. Beginning over two centuries ago, the McIlvain family has owned and operated one of America’s premier lumber suppliers since before its states were all settled, never mind united. Just like plantation-grown wood […]

Specialty Softwood Products

The same quality that you’ve come to trust when it comes to hardwoods and millwork from J. Gibson McIlvain Lumber now extends to softwoods, including high-end products such as tongue-and-groove Yellow Cedar and Red Cedar bevel-edge siding. These specialty products are dried, moved, stored, and shipped with the specific needs of softwoods in mind. While […]

Catering to Cabinet and Furniture Makers

J. Gibson McIlvain helps craftsman produce fine workmanship by supplying premium raw materials for all kinds of cabinetry and furniture projects. From commercial office interiors and custom built-in designs to antique restoration pieces to modern furnishings, J. Gibson McIlvain has the top-quality materials you need for your next project. Two of the craftsmen we specialize […]

A Brief History of the McIlvain Lumber Company

McIlvain lumber helped build this great nation, and the success of the J. Gibson McIlvain Company (website) seems tied to the fact that it just keeps on building. Decades before these United States were even states, the McIlvain family was taking root in its promises of a new world and the opportunities that it held […]