J&W Lumber offers a full selection of Rough and Surfaced Western red Cedar that can be used for just about any outdoor project.
Western Red Cedar is one of the world's most beautiful woods, is apt to be one of the best looking project in the neighborhood. But Western Red Cedar has much more going for them than good looks alone.
Once the decision has been made to build a deck, patio cover or put new siding on your home the choice of material is just as important as good design and quality construction. In today's environmentally conscious society, the natural choice is Western Red Cedar.
All wood used in the outdoors must be protected against decay and insect attack. Not only is Western Red Cedar one of the few woods with its own preservative oils, its freedom from pitch and resin makes it an excellent base for protective coatings. Cedar has other natural qualities that make it the best choice for decking. It is the most stable of British Columbia's softwoods, so Western Red Cedar decks stay flat and straight and resist checking.
Western Red Cedar decks are firm but resilient underfoot, not hard and unyielding. The wood is light weight, easily worked and ideal for almost all types of finishes. It has an elegance that complements any architectural style and a beauty that blends into all landscapes.
Whatever the reasons for building a deck, a patio cover or putting on siding there is just one natural choice of decking material. Available in a wide range of grades and sizes, and price-competitive with lesser materials, Western Red Cedar is the beautiful, practical, long-lasting complement to any home.