Bark House

White Birch Bark Laminate Wall Coverings

Eco-Friendly

OVERVIEW

White Birch Bark is a storied legend of the North American forest. From Native American’s birch bark canoes to adornment of our earliest rustic retreats, its romanticized past seems to make White Birch the most recognizable tree of the north woods. In the United States, White Birch is widely distributed across northern forests bordering Canada. While isolated pockets can be found as far south as North Carolina, the species prefers the colder climate of the northern latitudes. The bark has superior rot resistance as long downed logs can be found rotted out of their still intact bark cylinders. All of our birch bark is sustainably harvested from logs destined for mills to become plywood and OSB.

No other product that we offer seems to have the universal appeal of our White Birch Bark wall coverings. They have found their way as wall paneling in homes and lodges as well as in  institutional and retail spaces.  The chalky color of our White Birch Bark laminate also makes it a inspired choice for ceilings. It provides ample brightness and light reflectivity  while nurturing  the space with an earthy air. The textural appeal of Birch Bark cabinet doors and furniture panels makes them staples in rustic retreats as well as corporate offices. Our exterior laminate substrate options for White Birch make it as easy to apply in an urban commercial setting as a forest residential one.

No two projects are ever the same. That’s why we provide multiple indoor and outdoor solutions for residential and commercial applications. The only critical decisions to be determined are the choices of substrates, adhesives, and whether to use finishes or fire retardants. Our team has years of experience and has worked with a myriad of designers on projects across the globe. We will always direct you to the simplest and most cost effective solution to fit your design.

This white birch bark wall covering and laminate is 100% sourced and made in the US. Bark House® invests over 50% of its income directly back into our local Appalachian economy.  See what makes us Authentically good…

DETAILS AND DIMENSIONS

BARK SPECIES

  • White Birch (Betula papyrifera)

USES

  • Interior, Exterior
  • Residential, Commercial
  • Traditional to Modern
  • Walls, Ceilings, Fixture Inserts

MODIFICATIONS

  • FSC or Formaldehyde free substrate may be specified if desired
  • Panels can be treated to meet stringent fire code standards
  • Panels may be coated with a flat polyurethane to protect and reduce flaking
  • Panels can be ordered with optional feathered overlapping edges to hide lateral joints

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Panel surface is woven with multiple sheets of bark with edges concealed
  • Actual bark is seldom thicker than 1/8”.
  • Can be laminated to ¼” birch plywood or ½” or greater MDF substrate
  • Maximum Panel size with ¼” birch substrate is 4’ x 8’
  • Maximum Panel size with ½” or greater MDF substrate is 5’ x 12’
  • No minimum order required
  • 5′ x 12′ (1.22m x 3.66m)  maximum single panel size on MDF substrate
  • 4’ x 8’ maximum panel size on ¼” birch plywood substrate

FOR PROFESSIONAL

RECYCLING POPLAR BARK HOUSE® PRODUCTS

Recycling Centers are available in every county in each state across the country.  We’ll help you to identify the closest Recycling Center in your area that has Demolition and Construction Recycling Infrastructure. This decreases general landfill waste and improves the environment.

BIOLOGICAL NUTRIENT

Simply mulch untreated BARK HOUSE® POPLAR PRODUCTS and allow them to add biological nutrients back in the soil.

Bark House Recycles

Bark House has a Regenerative: Beyond Sustainability course for free!  Bark House has a free 1 hour AIA CEU credit course in Architectural Record

REGENERATIVE PRODUCT AWARD

Awarded at the regenerative Business Summit led by Carol Sanford.  Carol is on a mission to create a better world, and she believes that business can and will play a major role in accomplishing that.

ROOT CAUSE AWARD

Root Cause recognizes local businesses doing good in forestry that also support and strengthen communities in Western North Carolina.

Berto creating Bark House White Birch Bark wall covering panels
“The look and texture of Bark House White Birch laminate is second to none. People are amazed by Bark House's ability to bring the outside in.”
Joe Titus
Strongwood Log & Timber Homes
Wisconsin

COMMITTED TO OUR CUSTOMERS

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534 Oak Avenue  ♦  Spruce Pine  ♦  NC 28777

COMMITTED TO SUSTAINABILITY

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"Quality is not a goal here… It’s a way of life."

Marty McCurry

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