Western Red Cedar Softwood Products

No. 2 Clear & Better 8' & Longer

Latin Name: Thuja Plicata

The heartwood is a reddish-brown shade, which distinguishes itself from the narrow white sapwood.  Pleasantly scented, it is popular for interior furniture use.  Lightweight and easy to handle.  PEFC Certified.

Small

Good

Good

Durable

370kg/m3

Uses:

Light-weight constructional work, internal & external joinery, timber weather boarding, beehives, summer houses, conservatories, clear shingles for roofing.

Sizes:

2" x 4"
2" x 6" 
2" x 8"
3" x 6" & Wider
4" x 6" & Wider
6" x 6"

¾" x 4" TGV

7/8" x 5" Shiplap

Shingles:

No 1 Fivex Blue Label Untreated
- (bundle 25ft sq) average cover

No 1 Fivex Blue Label CCA Treated
- (bundle 25ft sq) average cover

16" Cappings Blue Label Untreated
- (20 pieces per bundle)

16" Cappings Blue Label CCA Treated
- (20 pieces per bundle)

** For symbol explanation see 'Timber Terminology' below

Downloads:

- Timber Terminology
- Metric Conversion Table

close up view of an North American & Canadian Western Red Cedar softwood grain.