Enter the price per board foot (\$/bf) and the total number of board feet purchased into the Lumber Price Calculator. The calculator will evaluate and display the Lumber Price.

## Lumber Price Formula

The following formula is used to calculate the Lumber Price.

LP = PPB * #BF

• Where LP is the Lumber Price (\$)
• PPB is the price per board foot (\$/bf)
• #BF is the total number of board feet purchased

## How to Calculate Lumber Price?

The following example problems outline how to calculate Lumber Price.

Example Problem #1:

1. First, determine the price per board foot (\$/bf).
1. The price per board foot (\$/bf) is given as: 30.
2. Next, determine the total number of board feet purchased.
1. The total number of board feet purchased is provided as: 70.
3. Finally, calculate the Lumber Price using the equation above:

LP = PPB * #BF

The values given above are inserted into the equation below:

LP = 30 * 70 = 2,100.00 (\$)

Example Problem #2:

For this problem, the variables needed are provided below:

price per board foot (\$/bf) = 140

total number of board feet purchased = 50

This example problem is a test of your knowledge on the subject. Use the calculator above to check your answer.

LP = PPB * #BF = ?