• Wood wall structures

  • Wood roofing

  • Wood flooring

  • Timber frames

  • Scaffolding and working platforms

  • Pre-fab industry

  • Kerto® LVL railway crossing panels

  • Prefabricated wood elements

  • Kerto® LVL insulated header

  • Doors, windows and stairs

Doors, windows and stairs

Kerto LVL in joinery

Kerto® LVL is a strong and dimensionally accurate material for joinery. Kerto LVL is a material that is easy to machine and fasten. Kerto LVL is a rigid and it doesn't warp, twist or cup.

The wood used in Metsä Wood's Kerto LVL (laminated veneer lumber) products comes from sustainably managed Finnish forest. LVL is an eco-friendly solution for different joinery applications. 

Joined planning together with Metsä Wood's industrial customers enables custom sized materials delivered at exaclty the right time.

Door joinery

​Kerto LVL products are used as components and panels by door manufacturers. Kerto LVL Q-panel has been proven to be a stong material for doors panels. It can be used even for safety doors.


Using Kerto LVL is a cost effective solution to aluminium and steel re-enforcement, providing enhanced re-enforcement for composite window systems.

The dimensional stability makes Kerto LVL an ideal material for window components.

Stair stringers in UK

Metsä Wood Stair Stringers are made from Kerto LVL S-beams and are overlaid with MDO (Medium Density Overlay) melamine impregnated paper to both sides. They are used to replace Whitewood and parana-Pine stair stringers. The high quality engineered product is made to tailored specification to ensure zero waste to the buyer account and eliminate on-site quality issues. 

References related to window & door joinery

  • VTI wood based fabrication

  • Endurance Doors

  • Jeld-Wen door manufacturer

  • Pro Nemus visitor centre