Lumbery takes on inflation!


Prices are still rising at an alarming rate. The cost for basic items is no longer basic. Therefore interest rates keep rising which in turn discourages borrowing. The goal is to slow down demand until supply can properly catch up. This whole cycle worries us. Thus we are hoping to do our part to lower […]

Jeff Olsen

Jeff Olsen

It’s easy to forget or maybe hard to remember why we do things sometimes, especially when life gets in the way. Which is why I was so excited to visit Jeff Olsen’s mill with my sister and business partner Jenn – And be reminded why we run this crazy little venture call Lumbery. On the […]

Lawsuit, Outdoor showers, Slabs

Outdoor showers

Lumbery Newsletter Index Outdoor Showers Slab Sale Lawsuit 1-Outdoor Showers Although you are tired of being wet and you are thinking that the last thing you want right now is another outdoor shower, I can assure you that in short order you will be wishing you had placed your order sooner. These outdoor showers are […]

Help save the Lumbery

Save the Lumbery I am writing today to ask for your support with a serious issue the Lumbery is facing. The Representatives of the People of the Town of Cape Elizabeth are suing the Lumbery for perceived violations to the Code of Ordinances dating back to November 2020. More specifically to a generic Code that […]

4th grade field trip to Lumbery

4th grade field trip to Lumbery

In late May the Lumbery hosted all six of the 4th grade classes from Pond Cove elementary school in Cape Elizabeth over the span of four days to teach them about…what? There is so much that could be discussed. Sustainable forestry, product life cycles, embodied carbon, job creation, forest maintenance, clear cutting and so much […]

You really should garden.


If I’m being honest I do not garden. I like the idea of gardening. I like the metaphor of gardening. I even enjoy looking at pictures of gardens. And really, nothing tastes better than fresh vegetables. But I just don’t garden. I encourage people to garden. And I encourage them to invite me over to […]

Learn about beekeeping!


We, at Lumbery, were advised that if we wanted to grow our business then we needed to cross-pollinate. We took this quite literally. So this Saturday we are buzzing with excitement to be hosting Phil and Meghan Gaven, owners of the Honey Exchange in Portland, to learn more about bees and beekeeping!! Bees fly from […]

Maine Tamarack Decking Has Arrived!

Maine Tamarack

    Hi <<First Name>>, There is so much going at Lumbery that I will resort almost entirely to bullet points. Last Week: Giant delivery of cedar from Yoder’s sawmill Giant delivery of cedar from Dewey’s sawmill Giant delivery of native plants from Rebel Hill Farm Barrel sauna install in Falmouth Wild Seed Project representative […]

Wild Seed Project

Wild Seed Project

Are you looking to create a garden that feeds pollinators and provides blooms, foliage, and berries throughout the entire growing season? Well then the Lumbery has you covered! Join Wild Seed Project at the Lumbery this Sunday, May 21st from 12:00pm-3:00pm where they will be answering all of your questions about native plants and building […]

Native Plants have Arrived!

Native Plants

We are so lucky to have found Rebel Hill Farm. We are so happy to be selling field grown native plants. And we are so thrilled about the good weather. Truly, these plants won’t last long so stop in sooner than later. We are open today 9-5 and tomorrow 10-5. Don’t forget to order your […]