WHY CHOOSE ENGINEERED CEDAR?
100% old growth Western Red Cedar
Clear vertical or mixed grain
Lower cost than solid cedar
Finger-Joint and Edge-glued short pieces of old growth cedar backer increases stability
Extremely stable, more resistant to cupping, twisting and checking than solid board
Approved for both exterior and interior applications
Extends life of old growth forest 7-8 times
Qualifies for LEED points
Fire Certification (CalFire - WUI) for both indoor and outdoor applications
Sizes 1x4, 1x6, any length up to 16'
BENEFITS OF WESTERN RED CEDAR
Cedar offers low density and shrinkage factors, and exceptional thermal insulation value.
Cedar is easy to cut, form, glue and finish.
Cedar contains natural preservatives that resist moisture, decay and insect damage.
Cedar is naturally at home in the sun, rain, heat and cold all year round.
FLAME SPREAD AND SMOKE DEVELOPMENT RATINGS:
Cedar exceeds safety classifications and does not require preservative treatments.