Northern California’s premier supplier of industrial and retail lumber products

Count on UFP Thornton's extensive inventory to meet your needs. From the Valley to the Bay, we ship every day.

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Industrial Packaging

We’ll keep the supplies coming so you can keep your lines running. We’re a reliable, single-source partner with an extensive inventory of industrial wood and packaging and fast, on-time delivery.

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What sets us apart

Industrial. Concrete Forming. Retail. UFP Thornton has the broad inventory and experience to provide complete service to multiple lumber markets.

Industrial: We supply a wide range of industrial packaging and shipping products, and have a wide range of machining capabilities, including trimming, grooving, ripping, moulding, routing and heat treating.

Concrete Forming: We’re shaping the concrete forming market with lumber, forms and form rentals, a variety of plywoods, release agents and much more.

Retail: We supply a wide range of lumber and wood-alternative products for retailers, including dimensional lumber, boards, plywood, composite decking, and Ipe. Our UFP-Edge premium profile products come primed or unprimed and are made in-house.


Our team at UFP Thornton is the best-trained and most experienced in the industry, enabling them to handle many types of simple and complex projects. A customer-comes-first attitude is engrained in everything we do.


UFP Thornton operates a state-of-the-art facility in Thornton, Calif., that has extensive machining capabilities, including a moulder, planer, whole unit trim saws, CNC, panel saws, prime line, truss presses, shapers, gang saws, and resaws. We also provide concrete form fabrication and can produce custom forms, radius forms and architectural forms – any shape or size, for rent or for purchase.


UFP Thornton has an experienced logistics group to get your order where you need it, when you need it. We serve customers in Central and Northern California, from as far south as Bakersfield to the Oregon border.


We’ve built a reputation for having the best products and people in the business. We’re known for developing strong and long-lasting relationships with our customers and for working hard to help them grow their businesses.

Local Company. Global Family

UFP Thornton is part of the Universal Forest Products family of companies, a multibillion-dollar business with approximately 100 affiliates throughout North America and Australia that supply wood, wood-composite and non-wood products to three markets: retail, construction and industrial. This gives us access to additional resources to serve you regardless of your project – and the flexibility to serve multiple locations across the country.

Headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Universal’s culture is rooted in Midwestern values of hard work, honesty and a roll-up-your-sleeves determination. You can count on us as a reliable supplier and project team member that has helped grow the success of many of our customers over the years.

Industrial Packaging

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In-stock and custom-cut wood for industrial use, plus wood packaging materials, delivered fast.

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Agricultural Products

Fork lift moving onion crates

Single-source ease and fast delivery—UFP Thornton carries a large inventory of harvest bins and products for growers and food processors.

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Concrete Forming

Commercial structure being built with UFP Concrete Forms

As a Universal Forest Products affiliate, we’re part of UFP Concrete Forming Systems, which gives us the talent and resources to make any form imaginable out of wood.

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Pattern Stock

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UFP Thornton offers solid-sawn wood in a variety of patterns and designs for paneling, siding, flooring, decking, ceilings and partitions. Using modern cutting technology, we make our pattern-stock products from SPF, cedar, aspen and ponderosa pine.

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Retail Products

Tomato stakes with tomato plant on it

Add value to your business and control costs with our customer-first flexibility and single-source supplier capabilities.

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Lumber, OSB & Plywood

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For industrial and construction wood products, UFP Thornton is a fast, reliable, competitively priced source.

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Product Questions

The companies of Universal Forest Products serve retailers, builders and other businesses, and don’t sell to the general public or allow for product pick-up at our operations.

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Contact: Brandon Garloff
(209) 794-8750

Where We Are Located

26200 Nowell Road
Thornton, CA 95686
Phone: (209) 794-8750
Contact: Brandon Garloff

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