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

To calculate the lumber price, multiply the price per board foot by the number of feet purchased.

## How to Calculate Lumber Price?

The following example problems outline how to calculate Lumber Price.

Example Problem #1:

- First, determine the price per board foot ($/bf).
- The price per board foot ($/bf) is given as: 30.

- Next, determine the total number of board feet purchased.
- The total number of board feet purchased is provided as: 70.

- 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** = ?**